From the KMTS News Room:

    • NEWS, AUGUST 1ST Basalt–Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney plans to hold a rally tomorrow afternoon at Basalt High School. Romney may also give a hint as to who his vice presidential running mate will be. He’ll be joined tomorrow by Republican Governors Chris Christie of New Jersey, Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Nikki Haley of South Carolina and ...
    • NEWS, JULY 31ST DENVER (AP) – The disaster isn’t over when the wildfire is snuffed out and the firefighters go home. Experts say recovery can take years and untold millions of dollars simply to make conditions livable again. USDA Undersecretary Harris Sherman says everyone needs to be aware of the fact that the ...
    • Glenwood Police Investigate Peeping Tom/Trespasser Reports The Glenwood Springs Police Department is investigating a series of peeping tom and trespassing events that have occurred in downtown residential areas.  Chief Terry Wilson says suspects were seen with a digital camera outside a window, crouching in bushes with a cell phone and this morning, a woman called police to report a man had entered her ...
    • Baby Born to Victim of Shooting; Family Without Insurance DENVER (AP) – A woman whose husband was critically wounded in the Colorado movie theater shooting has given birth to a healthy baby boy. Hugo Jackson Medley was born at 7:11 a.m. MT Tuesday at University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora. The baby’s father, 23-year-old Caleb Medley, is in a medically-induced coma one floor below where ...
    • Names of Theater Shooting Victims Released Twelve people who died in the Colorado movie shooting have been identified by the Arapahoe County coroner: —Jessica Ghawi, 24, of Denver; aspiring sports journalist —Veronica Moser-Sullivan, 6, whose mother is critically injured —Matt McQuinn, 27, of Denver; technical support provider —Alex Sullivan, 27, of Aurora; worked at Red Robin restaurant — MicaylaMedek, 23, of Westminster, Colo.; student at Aurora Community College —John Larimer, ...
    • Suspect Arrested in Aurora Shooting WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal law enforcement officials say the suspect in Friday’s deadly shooting in Colorado is James Holmes, a 24-year-old white American. Officials believe Holmes killed a dozen people when he fired into a crowded movie theater in a Denver suburb. He was wearing a gas mask and set off an unknown gas in the ...
    • Gunman Kills Twelve in Aurora By THOMAS PEIPERT Associated Press AURORA, Colo. (AP) – A gunman in a gas mask barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight premiere of the Batman movie on Friday, hurled a gas canister and then opened fire, killing 12 people and injuring at least 50 others in one of the deadliest mass shootings in recent U.S. ...
    • NEWS, JULY 19TH Glenwood Springs–Campers in the White River National Forest can once again roast marshmallows and hot dogs around a campfire. Forest Service Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams lifted the Stage 2 fire ban. Officials with the Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management Unit say moisture levels in the backcountry have increased enough in the last couple of weeks ...
    • NEWS, JULY 18TH Glenwood Springs–Commissioners in Garfield, Moffat and Rio Blanco counties are urging the Bureau of Land Management to adopt a plan to protect the Greater Sage Grouse. Several officials endorsing the Parachute-Piceance-Roan plan say it will protect the bird without severe restrictions on growth and development. Glenwood Springs–Opening arguments are expected to begin tomorrow in the ...
    • NEWS, JULY 16TH Glenwood Springs–Both lanes of westbound I-70 were closed between the main Glenwood Springs on-ramp (116) and the West Glenwood Springs off-ramp (114) due to an accident between a semi and a sedan. The truck, carrying a load of bottled water, rolled onto the car around 2 o’clock Monday afternoon. According to Glenwood Springs Police Chief ...

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