GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – Authorities say two people were injured when their car crashed into a cow on Highway 82 near the Catherine Store intersection. The Colorado State Patrol says the car hit the cow about half hour before sunrise Tuesday. The cow was killed. Investigators say the 51-year-old driver from Basalt and a ...
- Death Sentence Still on the Table for James Holmes
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) – The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):
The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial has again declined to rule out the death penalty as it moves toward sentencing James Holmes.
Jurors said Monday that Holmes’ lawyers haven’t presented a strong enough case to ...
- Shel Will “Pinch Hit” Final Summer of Music Concert
Yesterday morning, Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts Executive Director Christina Brusig received a phone call concert promoters hate; Their headliner for the final Summer of Music performance of the year can’t make it. Apparently the Groovetrotters’ tour bus broke down in Wisconsin and they won’t be able to perform tomorrow night.
Fortunately, a local (sort of) solution ...
- Red Canyon Fire
(July 19, 2015 4:00 PM) The Red Canyon Fire has been fully contained. Mop up is expected to continue for the next several days, but for now, suppression of the area’s only active wildfire seems well in hand.
(July 18, 2015 7:00 AM) With cooler temperatures expected today, officials hope to build a fire line around ...
- 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 ...
- 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. ...
- FROM THE KMTS SPORTS DESK… (09/09/2010)
HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER
FOUR GAMES WILL BE PLAYED AT 4 O’CLOCK THIS
AFTERNOON INCLUDING GRAND VALLEY AT COLORADO ROCKY MOUNTAIN SCHOOL, COAL RIDGE AT BASALT,
RIFLE AT HOTCHKISS AND ROARING FORK AT MOFFAT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL IN CRAIG. THE GLENWOOD DEMONS ARE TRAVELING TO STEAMBOAT SPRINGS FOR
A 6 O’CLOCK GAME WITH THE SAILORS.
COAL RIDGE TAKES ON ...