- James Holmes: Guilty
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest in the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):
A jury has found Colorado theater shooter James Holmes guilty of murder in the methodically planned attack that left 12 dead and dozens wounded.
The verdict means the 27-year-old former neuroscience graduate student could get the death penalty for the 2012 ...
CHANGE OF VENUE ORDERED FOR VAIL WRONGFUL DEATH SUIT
VAIL (AP) – A Colorado judge has agreed to move a wrongful death lawsuit filed against Vail Resorts from Broomfield to Eagle County to be closer to the site of the accident.The parents of 13-year-old Taft Conlin are seeking damages after their son died in an avalanche ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
- Glenwood Leaps Over Palisade in State Football Rankings
PALISADE (9/23/10) — A pair of 50-yard runs by Glenwood quarterback Luke Jacob not only keyed the team’s 21-20 fourth-quarter comeback win at Palisade Friday, but also launched the Demons back into the top ten 3A state rankings.
Since posting back-to-back undefeated regular seasons in 2007-2008, GSHS has lived in the state’s top ten, but a ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/29/2010)
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
GRAND VALLEY DEFEATED RIFLE 3 GAMES TO 1.
COAL RIDGE GOT PAST THE STUBBORN LONGHORNS
LAST NIGHT IN BASALT, 3 GAMES TO 2.
- High School Sports Scores, Weekend Preview
Glenwoods soccer team beat the Battle Mountain Huskies yesterday, the volleyball team also won, beating Steamboat Springs and probably around the same time, in the game you heard right here on KMTS, the Glenwood Demons beat the Palisade Bulldogs 21-20 at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.
It was a great day for Basalt Sports yesterday too ...
- GLENWOOD EDGES 2nd RANKED PALISADE, 21-20
GRAND JUNCTION (9/23/10) — A pair of 50-yard runs by Glenwood Springs quarterback Luke Jacob proved to be the difference in a stirring 21-20 fourth-quarter comeback win over the previously undefeated and second-ranked Palisade Bulldogs Thursday at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.
What is unusual about the plays by Jacob is the first one – on ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/22/2010)
HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
THE RIFLE BEARS TOOK THIRD PLACE OVERALL AT THE 4A REGIONAL TOURNAMENT IN MONTROSE. THE BEARS’ DANNY BARTELS SHOT A 77 AND QUALIFIED FOR THE STATE TOURNAMENT ALONG WITH TRISTON
OTHER STATE QUALIFIERS AT THE 3-A LEVEL INCLUDE, MADISON BAILEY AND MICAH ENOVITZ FROM ROARING FORK AS WELL ...
- KMTS Game of the Week: Ayala’s Pick Clinches Homecoming Win
GLENWOOD SPRINGS (9/17/10) — The sagacity of playing 5A Fruita Monument for Glenwood’s football homecoming was questioned before, but not once the game began, and after the team and cheerleaders had sung the victory fight song, Chris Ayala — whose 88-yard interception return halted a Wildcat drive in the fourth quarter that would have tied ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/17/2010)
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
GLENWOOD DEFEATED BATTLE MOUNTAIN 3 GAMES TO 1
LAST NIGHT TO IMPROVE TO 6 AND 0 ON THE SEASON.
RIFLE EDGED HOTCHKISS 3 GAMES TO 2. ROARING FORK SWEPT ASPEN IN THREE.
GLENWOOD BLANKED THE RIFLE BEARS YESTERDAY AT STUBLER MEMORIAL FIELD, 5-ZIP. COAL RIDGE SHUTOUT ROARING FORK 3-NOTHING.
RIFLE GOT PAST GRAND ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/16/2010)
HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
THE TITAN INVITATIONAL IS BEING PLAYED TODAY AT LAKOTA CANYON GOLF CLUB. COAL RIDGE IS PLAYING HOST TO GLENWOOD SPRINGS, RIFLE AND ROARING FORK.
GLENWOOD WELCOMES RIFLE TO STUBLER MEMORIAL
FIELD FOR A 4 O’CLOCK GAME. ROARING FORK TRAVELS TO COAL RIDGE.
GRAND VALLEY PLAYS AT RIFLE TODAY AT 5.
- KMTS GAME OF THE WEEK: 4A Power Montrose Edges Glenwood, 6-0
MONTROSE (9/10/10) — Football fans expecting to see a heavyweight match between two top-ten programs featuring running, gunning senior quarterbacks, instead were treated to a baseball-like pitchers’ duel between a freshman and sophomore where defense was king and the 4A Montrose Indians scored with 29 seconds to play for a 6-0 win over visiting 3A ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/10/2010)
THE GLENWOOD DEMONS WERE SUNK BY THE SAILORS IN
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS LAST NIGHT, 2 TO NOTHING. GLENWOOD’S NEXT GAME IS TUESDAY AT PALISADE.
COLORADO ROCKY MOUNTAIN SCHOOL SHUTOUT GRAND
VALLEY IN CARBONDALE, 5-ZIP. TOMMY ADGATE LED THE SCORING WITH A HAT TRICK. ...