Water Main Break at the Basalt Roaring Fork Apartments Basalt—Almost all of the 77 residents displaced from their apartments in Basalt by the broken water main have a place to stay. All but 10 people will be staying with friends or relatives in the community. Officials are making arrangements for the others to make sure they’re taken care of while the extensive repair work ...
B.L.M. Resource Advisory Council Nominations Silt—If you’re qualified and have the time, you could help shape future management plans for public lands in the west. The Bureau of Land Management is reopening nominations for the influential Northwest Resource Advisory Council (RAC). David Boyd with the BLM field office in Silt says during the first round of nominations last spring, they ...
Transfer Trail Rollover Death Glenwood Springs—The young man who was killed Monday in a late night rollover accident on Transfer Trail was a lifelong Garfield County resident as well as an admired outdoorsman and rafting guide. Garfield County Coroner Robert Glassmire says 25 year old Ethan Turner died at the scene just north of Glenwood Springs. According to reports ...
I-70 Closed Through Glenwood Canyon At 9:00 PM, all lanes of traffic are open.
I-70 is closed both directions in Glenwood Canyon due to an accident near Hanging Lake Tunnel. Westbound is closed at mile marker 133 (Dotsero) and eastbound is closed at mile 116 (Glenwood Springs).
There is no estimate on reopening the road.
Basalt Apartment Evacuation Order UPDATE 10/2/18 6:00 PM: The Basalt Library will close at 7:00 tonight. Residents who need a place to stay will be able to stay in the auxiliary gym at Basalt High School until 7:00 AM. Pets are not allowed in the high school, but are being accepted at the Aspen Animal Shelter until 8:00 tonight ...
I-70 Closed due to Shot Fired from Vehicle Glenwood Springs—A Utah man was taken into custody Monday afternoon for allegedly firing a gun from an SUV while heading east on I-70 between Glenwood Springs and No Name. According to eyewitness statements, 43 year old Ryan Johnson was a passenger in a Ford Expedition when just before 1 o’clock, he fired a single round ...
CMU Football Player did not Commit Suicide Grand Junction—Colorado Mesa University football player Brett Ojiyi did not commit suicide according to investigators. The 21 year old student-athlete from Los Angeles died from a single gunshot wound to the chest according to Mesa County Coroner Dean Havlik. The fourth year running back died last Saturday at a home near the CMU campus. Based ...
Comcast Outage Attributed to Hit and Run Glenwood Springs—A hit and run accident between Glenwood Springs and Carbondale late Monday morning left a couple thousand people in the Roaring Fork Valley without cable television, cell service and the internet for about six hours. According to reports from Comcast, roughly 25-hundred customers in the valley were affected by the outage as well as ...
Spring Creek Arsonist to be Tried Denver—The Denmark man charged with arson in the Spring Creek Wildfire will stand trial. A judge has ruled that Jesper Joergensen will be tried for 141 counts of arson. That number represents the homes and buildings destroyed by the third largest wildfire in Colorado history. Authorities arrested Joergensen on June 28th after he told police ...
End of the Line for Crime Stoppers of Garfield County
Glenwood Springs—“McGruff the Crime Dog” is calling it quits in Garfield County. Due to a general lack of interest from local police departments and the explosion of social media, the Garfield County Chapter of Crimestoppers is pulling the plug. The once-thriving chapter disbanded in the late 90’s only to revived for one last go-round in ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Grand Junction Central Warriors—36 Rifle Bears—-34
Grand Junction Central—50 Rifle—-40
Olathe—The Grand Valley Cardinals travel to Olathe tonight to take on the Pirates. The girl’s game tips off at 5:30 and the boys contest will follow at 7.
NFL / DENVER BRONCOS
Englewood— Peyton Manning will start for the Denver Broncos in the playoffs. Coach Gary Kubiak ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
Coal Ridge—50 Basalt—41
Coal Ridge—-63 Basalt—-41
Rifle plays at Grand Junction Central at 6 and 7:30
DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Avalanche bolstered their blue line by claiming defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk on waivers Tuesday from Columbus.The addition of Bodnarchuk comes a day after the Avalanche had defenseman Erik Johnson suffer a lower-body injury in the ...
SPORTS SCORES NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUEFinal Cincinnati 24 Baltimore 16Final Detroit 24 Chicago 20Final Houston 30 Jacksonville 6Final Miami 20 New England 10Final New Orleans 20 Atlanta 17Final Buffalo 22 N-Y Jets 17Final Philadelphia 35 N-Y Giants 30Final Pittsburgh 28 Cleveland 12Final Indianapolis 30 Tennessee 24Final Washington 34 Dallas 23Final Kansas City 23 Oakland 17Final Denver 27 ...
SPORTS SCORES AP-Scorecard Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final Orlando 100 Brooklyn 93 Final L-A Clippers 122 Charlotte 117 Final L-A Lakers 112 Boston 104 Final Toronto 94 Washington 91 Final OT Chicago 102 Indiana 100 Final Minnesota 94 Utah 80 Final Dallas 114 Golden State 91 Final San ...
SPORTS AP-CO–Sports Right Now,958Latest Colorado sports CAVALIERS-NUGGETS
DENVER (AP) – LeBron James scored 34 points on the eve of his 31st birthday, Iman Shumpert added a season-high 16 and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Denver Nuggets 93-87 on Tuesday night. Kevin Love had eight points and 14 rebounds to help Cleveland finish off a four-game West ...
SPORTS BRONCOS WIN OVERTIME THRILLER, PLAYOFF BOUND
DENVER (AP) – The Denver Broncos are headed to the playoffs with last night’s 20-17 overtime win over the Cincinnati Bengals. Denver can earn the top seed in the AFC with a win over San Diego and a loss by New England at Miami next weekend.
DENVER (AP) – Last ...
SPORTS NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Final Atlanta 20 Carolina 13 Final Chicago 26 Tampa Bay 21 Final Kansas City 17 Cleveland 13 Final Buffalo 16 Dallas 6 Final Houston 34 Tennessee 6 Final Indianapolis 18 Miami 12 Final OT N-Y Jets 26 New England 20 Final Baltimore 20 Pittsburgh 17 Final Detroit 32 San Francisco 17 ...
KMTS Basketball: Glenwood Sweeps Delta in League Openers GLENWOOD SPRINGS (12/18/15) – The Glenwood Springs Lady Demons, after a 16-4 2014-15 season lost all five starters to graduation. A young and inexperienced team struggled mightily through the pre-season, but first-year coach Rhonda Moser stressed fundamentals and improvement as the Demons lost four of five games, including a 50-point thrashing by Centauri and ...
SPORTS SUNDAY SCORES Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events:
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
FinalNew Orleans24Tampa Bay17
FinalKansas City10San Diego3
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Final OTOklahoma City104Utah98
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
FinalN-Y Islanders4New Jersey0
TOP-25 COLLEGE ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL
The Glenwood Demons split with the Montrose Indians in the opening games of the demon invitational last night. The Lady Demons lost 44-23 while the Glenwood boys came away with a 71-62 victory. Senior Cam Horning led all scorers with 21 points. Tonight, glenwood battles 3A powerhouse, Faith Christian at 6:30 ...