From the KMTS News Room:

    • NEWS, MAY 9TH Carbondale–The Carbondale and Rural Fire Protection District has two new board members. In a special election last night, Robert Emerson and Louis Eller were elected to four year terms. Silt–The Bureau of Land Management is reviewing whether a land swap in the Roaring Fork Valley is in the public interest. The swap ...
    • NEWS, MAY 8TH Glenwood Springs–Harvard Phd and former Colorado Rocky Mountain School teacher Dr. Rob Stein has been named the new superintendent of the Roariong Fork Re-1 school district. He’ll be formally introduced to the public next Monday afternoon. Glenwood Springs–Colorado’s economy is going to get worse unless state lawmakers make some major changes very soon. ...
    • Carbonale Bank Robbery CARBONDALE, Colo. –At 4:16 p.m. this afternoon the Garfield County Emergency Communications Center received a call of a bank robbery in progress at the Wells Fargo Bank in Carbondale,which is located at 1201 Highway 133. Just minutes before the 4:00 p.m.,Wells Fargo closing time,a male customer entered the bank and threatened all five employees and one ...
    • NEWS, MAY 4TH Garfield County–The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office is getting an increasing number of reports of men running around naked in public and committing lewd acts. Several incidents have been reported since September of 2008, most recently along the Rio Grande Trail near Catherine’s Store. Aspen–Emergency phone service in Aspen was restored late last ...
    • NEWS, MAY 3RD ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Three rangers and three ranchers are on their way up a mountain near Aspen to carve up cattle found frozen in a cabin before the carcasses thaw. Bill Kight of the U.S. Forest Service says the group started out this morning with plans to cut up the remains and scatter them. Air Force Academy cadets snowshoeing ...
    • NEWS, MAY 1ST Aspen–A fire ban remains in effect in Pitkin County. Despite a recent spate of wet weather, officials with the Incident Management Team say the fire danger is still high in the upper valley. The ban prohibits open fire pits, firewoarks and smoking outdoors. Prescribed burns are allowed for agricultural ...
    • NEWS, APRIL 30TH Glenwood Springs–Local and federal authorities are looking for the man who robbed the downtown U.S. Bank in Glenwood Springs last Friday afternoon. The white man, described to be in his late 40’s, handed a note to a teller saying he had a gun and wanted cash. He drove off in an ...
    • NEWS, APRIL 27TH Glenwood Springs–The consolidation plan of the Glenwood Springs, Rifle and Burning Mountain fire districts is coming together. The plan has strong support among the chiefs but some officials in the respective cities have expressed come reservations. Glenwood Springs Mayor Matt Steckler believes the plan will work but is concerned about the ...
    • NEWS, APRIL 26TH BOULDER, Colo. (AP) – The pizza President Barack Obama ordered during an unplanned visit to a Boulder bar has been renamed his honor. The Sink’s “Sinkza” is now named the P.O.T.U.S pie. It’s topped with pepperoni, sausage, green pepper, black olives and onion. DENVER (AP) – Colorado lawmakers are finalizing the last details of a $7.4 billion spending plan for next ...
    • NEWS, APRIL 25TH Glenwood Springs–Four men and one woman are in the running to become the next superintendent of the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District. Three finalists will be named soon and interviews are set to begin next Monday. Judy Haptonstall’s successor will be hired by June 1st. Aspen–The Pitkin County Board of Commissioners is ...

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