FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/24/2011) Glenwood Springs–Roaring Fork Re-1 School District officials are
tryng to quell any rumors about who’ll be getting pink slips. The district
is dealing with 3.5 million dollars in budget cuts due to less
funding from the state. Some of the cuts are expected to come
from layoffs but no decisions have been made yet.
Aspen–Aspen High ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/23/2011) Carbondale–Hearts are heavy in Carbondale over the apparent suicide of
police officer Nino Santiago. Santiago’s body was found
inside a car parked in front of Crystal River Elementary
School early Tuesday morning. Sheriff’s investigators
believe Santiago shot himself. The New York native was
raised in Puerto Rico and served 12 ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/22/2011) Glenwood Springs–Antero Resources was granted a 30-day
extension to study the Health Impact Assessment of Battlement Mesa.
Garfield County Commissioners voted unanimously to extend the
comment period to April 30th. Researchers who conducted
the H-I-A say tacking on another month would be a waste
Glenwood Springs–Garfield County Commissioners voted
2 to 1 to approve a hotel ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/17/2011) Glenwood Springs–Medical marijuana regulations will once again be discussed
by the Glenwood Springs city council. The council will also deal with a number
of land use issues including the comprehensive plan and a community center
roundhouse at the Cardiff Glen subdivision.
Glenwood Springs–The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office returned nearly
3 million dollars of taxpayer funds that were unused ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/14/2011) Parachute–The Garfield County Board of Commissioners are tackling a
light agenda today in Parachute. Tomorrow morning the board will
hold a worksession to discuss a watershed plan for the Roaring
Fork River and water diversion projects for Colorado.
Moab, Utah–The body of a Colorado man killed in a climbing accident
in western Utah over the weeekend, was recovered ...
KMTS State B-ball: Reds Hand Rifle Girls First Loss of the Season FORT COLLINS (3-10-11) — Eaton had a score to settle with the Western Slope after getting bounced from the 3A state girls basketball tournament on the Lady Reds home court by Coal Ridge last season. Seniors Beth Chaney and Jordan Needens made sure their shot at a high school state title ...
KMTS State B-ball: Rams Fall to Giant-Killers, 48-44 FORT COLLINS (3/10/11) – The Overtime Express that carried the Roaring Fork Rams into the Great 8 of the 3A boys state basketball tournament, while it didn’t quite turn into a pumpkin, took a left turn into the consolation bracket Saturday morning when Jefferson Academy, the fifth place team out of the Metro League, overcame ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/09/2011) Glenwood Springs–Glenwood Springs voters can learn a little more about
their council candidates during a forum tonight at city hall. Michael Gamba,
Todd Leahy and incumbent Dave Sturgis are running unopposed. The
only contested race is between Russ Arensman and Ted Edmonds. The
forum begins at 6 O’clock and will be ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/08/2011) Glenwood Springs–Colorado Mountain College got early
approval to offer two Bachelor’s degrees
from the state commission on higher education. There are a few
more hurdles to clear before CMC can make it official.
Summit County–Skier traffic headed back to the front range
was snarled for several hours on I-70 yesterday after a semi
crashed into an SUV near the ...
FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (03/08/2011) Glenwood Springs–The former owner and editor of the Glenwood Post died
recently. John Samuelson, who bought the paper in the 1960’s, some 30
years after his mother and father, passed away last Saturday at the
veteran’s nursing home in Rifle. Samuelson was 95.
Rifle–Oil and gas royalty owners are not happy with President