From the KMTS News Room:

    • News NEW CAMPING RESTRICTIONS FOR MAROON BELLS ASPEN (AP) — Those looking to camp in the Aspen area will have to bring bear-resistant food and garbage containers this summer or risk a hefty fine. The White River National Forest has enacted an emergency order that requires use of the special containers in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness. Fines ...
    • News IRS SCAM TARGETING GARFIELD COUNTY RESIDENTS Glenwood Springs—Hang up and call the police immediately if you get a call from someone claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service saying you owe back taxes.  According to reports from the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office, the IRS phone scam almost bilked one local person out of an easy ...
    • News MILITARY RELEASES RESULTS OF INVESTIGATION INTO JET CRASH THAT KILLED NEW CASTLE MAN Norfolk, VA.—Air Force Captain Will Dubois didn’t realize his F-16 was descending until the last second before it crashed in the Middle East last December.  That’s the conclusion of the investigative report released today by Air Combat Command in Virginia.  The 30 year ...
    • News BABY SARAH MEMORIAL TONIGHT Parachute—The memorial for Sarah Ogden will be held tonight at Cottonwood Park in Parachute.  Sarah was only four weeks old when she died June 20th after allegedly being beaten by her father.  While her parents sit in a jail cell in Minnesota awaiting extradition back to Garfield County, family, friends and ...
    • News MEMORIAL SET FOR SARAH OGDEN Parachute—Four-week old Sarah Ogden had a twin brother.  The baby girl who died June 20th in Parachute after allegedly being beaten by her father, will be remembered and honored during a memorial service this Friday night at Cottonwood Park in Parachute.  The service and fundraiser was organized by community leaders in ...
    • News GW CITY COUNCIL UPHOLDS LICENSE DENIAL FOR REC. POT STORES Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs City Council voted to uphold the denial of a marijuana license for two establishments during a packed-house, marathon meeting.  In both cases, the vote was 6 to 1 to reject the appeals of the Recreational Releaf Dispensary and Bar and the Green ...
    • News MISSING MAN FOUND IN FLAT TOPS AREA, QUESTIONED ABOUT WOMAN’S DEATH Garfield County—The Routt County man considered a ‘person of interest’ in the death of a woman has been found in the Flat Tops wilderness of Garfield County.  22 year old Cole Pollard was found at Trapper’s Lake Recreation Area this morning at 11 o’clock and ...
    • Garfield County Manager Stepping Down Glenwood Springs—Garfield County Manager Andrew Gorgey is resigning.  Gorgey, who was originally hired as the county attorney in June of 2011, wore both hats and juggled duties between the two busy offices for five months from January of 2012 to May of that year.  He was named the full time county manager the next month ...
    • News PARACHUTE COUPLE IN CUSTODY FOR DEATH OF BABY GIRL Parachute—She says she listened to her husband beat her month-old daughter to death but didn’t intervene.  41 year old Phyllis Wyatt and 29 year old Matthew Ogden of Parachute were arrested yesterday in Cass County, Minnesota for the death of Sarah Ogden.  The baby girl was reportedly ...
    • News   COURT BATTLE OVER FED WATER RULES BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – More than a dozen states are challenging a new rule that gives federal authorities jurisdiction over some state waters.North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem (STEHN’-juhm) says the “Waters of the U.S.” rule by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (12/15/2010) HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL IN GRAND JUNCTION LAST NIGHT, THE GLENWOOD DEMONS SPLIT A PAIR OF GAMES AGAINST THE 5-A TIGERS. THE LADY DEMONS IMPROVED TO 7 AND O WITH A 54-49 WIN IN OVERTIME. KENZIE KUHN LED ALL SCORERS WITH 24 POINTS INCLUDING A KEY ASSIST AND THREE CLUTCH ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (12/13/2011) HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL _____________________________ THE GLENWOOD LADY DEMONS IMPROVED TO 6 AND 0 ON THE SEASON AFTER SWEEPING THE DEMON INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT. THE GLENWOOD BOYS’ WENT 2 AND 1 ON THE WEEKEND, DEFEATING ROARING FORK AND EAGLE VALLEY. GLENWOOD TRAVELS TO GRAND JUNCTION TOMORROW NIGHT TO TAKE ON THE TIGERS AT 5:30 ...
    • KMTS FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Glenwood Finishes Second in State Championship AURORA (12-4-10) – “Elizabeth is the best football team we’ve seen all year,” Glenwood football coach Rocky Whitworth said BEFORE the Cardinals stopped the Demons’ 11-game winning streak, 29-6. to win the 3A state championship at Legacy Stadium Saturday. It’s been a season-long pre-game mantra for Whitworth, who coached Glenwood to an ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (12/03/2010) HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ____________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS AND THE ROARING FORK RAMS GIRL’S AND BOY’S TEAMS TIPPED OFF THE 10-11 SEASON. IN THE GIRLS VARSITY CONTEST, THE LADY DEMONS, LED BY SENIOR CAPTAIN AND FOUR YEAR STARTING POINT GUARD, KENZIE KUHN CRUISED PAST ROARING FORK 65-21. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (12/01/2011) HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL _____________________________ THE ANNUAL BRENDA PATCH MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT TIPS OFF TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT ROARING FORK HIGH SCHOOL. GIRLS AND BOYS TEAMS FROM GLENWOOD, ROARING FORK, BASALT AND STEAMBOAT SPRINGS WILL BE COMPETING.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/29/2010) HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ____________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS FOOTBALL TEAM IS HEADED BACK TO THE 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP. GLENWOOD’S 25 TO 6 VICTORY OVER CANON CITY PUT THEM IN THIS SATURDAY’S TITLE SHOWDOWN WITH THE TOP RANKED AND UNDEFEATED ELIZABETH CARDINALS. THE GAME WILL BE PLAYED AT LEGACY STADIUM IN AURORA ...
    • KMTS FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Glenwood-Elizabeth to Play for 3A Title GLENWOOD SPRINGS (11/27/10) — “The turf’s not real great, but it’s our dirt,” Glenwood lineman Blaze Barham said in describing the muddy, slippery field on which his team had just qualified for a return to the 3A state football championship by defeating Canon City, 25-6, Saturday. Recent snow, followed by sub-zero temperatures played havoc ...
    • DEMONS DECLAW THE TIGERS TO ADVANCE TO THE 3A TITLE GAME (Glenwood Springs) For the second time in three years, the Glenwood Demons will play for the 3A State Football Championship. Riding on the shoulders of senior quarterback and team captain Luke Jacob, the Demons overcame the muddy conditions of Stubler Memorial Field and several mistakes to outlast the Canon City Tigers 25 to 6. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/24/2010) THE WEATHER IS SUPPOSED TO BE NICE FOR THIS SATURDAY’S SEMIFINAL PLAYOFF FOOTBALL GAME BETWEEN THE GLENWOOD DEMONS AND THE CANON CITY TIGERS. KMTS WILL BROADCAST THE GAME LIVE FROM STUBLER MEMORIAL FIELD WITH PRE-GAME COVERAGE BEGINNING AT 12:30.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (11/23/2010) HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL __________________________ __________________________ THE GLENWOOD DEMONS TAKE ON THE CANON CITY TIGERS THIS SATURDAY IN A FINAL FOUR PLAYOFF GAME AT STUBLER MEMORIAL FIELD. KICK OFF IS SET FOR 1 O’CLOCK WITH LIVE PRE-GAME COVERAGE BEGINNING AT 12:30 ON KMTS.