- Snow Day for Local Schools
The following districts/schools have declared a snow day today (Wednesday, February 6, 2019) due to weather concerns:
Aspen School District
Blue Lake Preschool
Roaring Fork School District (Glenwood, Basalt, Carbondale)
Ross Montessori School
St. Stephen Catholic School
We will update this list throughout the morning if necessary.
- I-70 Glenwood Canyon Closure
2/5/2019 9:35 PM UPDATE: One lane opened westbound through Glenwood Canyon at approximately 9:00 tonight. Both lanes eastbound reopened earlier tonight.
2/5/2019 10:15AM UPDATE: One lane of eastbound I-70 is expected to open before 11:00 this morning, but westbound I-70 will remain closed indefinitely. All lanes will be closed again this afternoon to allow transportation of ...
- Boulder Police Close Investigation due to Test Equipment Interference
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) – Police have closed their investigation into whether several female students at the University of Colorado were drugged at parties because of a problem with blood samples taken from some of the alleged victims. Blood samples were taken from three of the six women who believed they were drugged on Oct. 17 ...
- Dog Survives on it’s Own for Three Months
DENVER (AP) – A Colorado dog is back home after surviving in and around a mountain town for over three months. Prince escaped after owner Kari Yarbrough of Colorado Springs was in a car crash near Buena Vista on Oct. 22 and she was taken to jail failing to appear at court hearing. She searched ...
- Aggressive Mountain Lions have been Caught
(AP) – Wildlife officials have trapped and killed five mountain lions near Glenwood Springs after residents reported aggressive behavior by the predators. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials trapped and killed the mountain lions last month. Area wildlife manager Perry Will says four of the animals were believed to be a mother and her grown kittens. ...
- Water Managers Working to Complete Drought Plan
Flagstaff, AZ—Water managers in Arizona and California say they’re confident they’ll get the work done needed to complete a drought plan. The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation said Friday that the two states missed a federal deadline to finish the plan to combat a shrinking supply of Colorado River water. Arizona passed legislation Thursday approving the authorization of ...
- Governor says Full Day Kindergarten will not be Temporary
DENVER (AP) – Gov. Jared Polis says he’s confident the state can ensure full-day kindergarten funding in the years ahead. Polis told the Joint Education Committee on Wednesday that saving reserve funds for schools, higher local property taxes and dedicated work by legislators will ensure that instituting full-day funding won’t be a temporary experiment.
- Craig’s Christmas Eve Fire Appears to have been Started by the Fire’s Victim
CRAIG (AP) – Authorities believe a Colorado boy who died in a Christmas Eve fire at his house likely sparked the blaze himself. Police Capt. Bill Leonard says materials found in the bedroom of 3-year-old Lane Ernest Cullen in Craig suggest he had been playing with fire. He said the case is being sent to ...
- Colorado Income Tax Reduction has been Rejected
DENVER (AP) – Senate Democrats have rejected a GOP proposal to reduce Colorado’s individual and corporate income tax rate. The proposal, sponsored by Republican Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg and Rep. Rod Pelton, had won initial support in a tweet from Colorado’s new Democratic governor, Jared Polis.
- Former Colorado Dentist Pleads Guilty
FRISCO (AP) – A former Colorado dentist accused of illegally distributing prescriptions for sedatives and painkillers has pleaded guilty. 42-year-old Bonifacio Guillena pleaded guilty Monday in a Summit County court to possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance. A former employee at Guillena’s dental practice in Silverthorne told police in March 2018 that Guillena ...
- Sports, March 13th
GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER
Glenwood @ Delta—6pm
Coal Ridge @ Moffat County—4pm
Glenwood @ Aspen—4pm
Vail Mtn. @ Roaring Fork—4pm
DECKER A JET
NEW YORK (AP) – The New York Jets have agreed to terms with former Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker, considered by many the top free agent at his position. Decker spent all day yesterday at the Jets’ ...
- Sports, March 6th
WOMEN’S PAC 12 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
SEATTLE (AP) – Brittany Wilson scored 17 points but a steal at the final minute may have blunted a last rally by UCLA as ninth-seeded Colorado defeated the eighth-seeded Bruins 76-65 in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament on Thursday. In a game of streaks, UCLA (13-18) had scored six ...
- Sports, March 5th
POST SEASON HONORS FOR LOCAL PREP BASKETBALL PLAYERS
Undated—Rifle High School senior players Trenton Brown and Tanner Quick were named co-players of the year in Western Slope League. Brown and Quick were joined on the all-league first team by fellow Bear Wyatt Robinson. Rifle seniors Tanner Rust and Clinton Farr were named to the honorable mention ...
- Sports, March 3rd
3A STATE BASKETBALL BRACKETS
HOLY FAMILY HIGH SCHOOL
FRI/4:30PM: #1 Holy Family vs #32 Estes Park
FRI/3:00PM: #16 Centauri vs #17 Cedaredge
Winners play Saturday at 1:00pm
BENNETT HIGH SCHOOL
FRI/7:00PM: #8 Bennett vs #25 La Junta
FRI/5:00PM: #9 Eaton vs #24 Faith Christian
Winners play Saturday at 1:00pm
PEAK TO PEAK HIGH SCHOOL
FRI/7:00PM: #5 Peak to ...
- LADY DEMONS UPENDED IN REGIONAL FINAL
GLENWOOD SPRINGS (3/1/14) — The stellar season of the Glenwood Springs Lady Demons came to an end in the 4A state playoff regional finals with a 50-32 loss to Palmer Ridge, Saturday morning at home. The Lady Bears (22-3), runner-ups to Sand Creek in the Pikes Peak League and seeded third in the ...
- KMTS BASKETBALL: Glenwood Girls Edge Golden, Play Palmer Ridge for Sweet 16
GLENWOOD SPRINGS (2/28/14) — “Don’t shoot it… Don’t shoot it…. Great shot!” Not your typical mother-daughter conversation, but one every coach has experienced. With Glenwood Springs holding a one-point lead in the fourth-quarter of their 48-44 second round state playoff win with Golden, Delaney Gaddis knew Mom, Lady Demon coach Jacky Gaddis, wanted ...
- Sports, February 28th
4A STATE BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS
Glenwood Springs—The 22 and 1 and 2nd seed Glenwood Lady Demons host the Lady Demons of Golden High School tonight at 7 in the round of 32. Golden is the 7th seed and advanced by beating Kennedy Tuesday night 52-39. If Glenwood wins, they’ll face the winner of the Palmer Ridge / ...
- Glenwood Boys Shot Out of State Tourney by Green Mountain
LAKEWOOD (2/27/14) — The “Redemption Tour” closed on the road as the Glenwood Springs boys, given a second chance through an at-large bid to the 4A state tournament, ran into a sizzling Green Mountain team and lost 80-54.
After losing two straight and failing to secure one of the six spots from the Western ...
- Sports, February 26th
GIRLS 4A STATE TOURNAMENT SCORES
Rifle beat Sierra 47-38 to advance to the round of 32. The Lady Bears will take on the top-seeded Eagles of Broomfield this Friday night. Elsewhere in 4A girl’s action, Palisade beat Niwot 63-36 and will take on Pueblo West Friday night.
The second-seeded Glenwood Lady Demons will play the Lady ...
- DISTRICT BASKETBALL: Craig Denney Presents District Championship to Lady Demons
GRAND JUNCTION (2/22/14) — As if winning a district championship wasn’t enough for the Glenwood Lady Demons, their courageous and much-loved athletic director, Craig Denney, was on hand to present the trophy after a hard-fought 41-37 win over Montrose at Colorado Mesa University Saturday. The Rifle boys came up short in their bid for the ...