NEWS OGDEN PLEADS NOT GUILTY IN BABY’S DEATH
Glenwood Springs—The Parachute man accused of murdering his month-old daughter last June says he’s not guilty. 29 year old Matthew Ogden entered his plea Monday in Garfield County District Court. According to statements from Ogden’s wife, Phyllis Wyatt, she was awakened that night by pounding noises in the next ...
NEWS GLENWOOD CONSIDERS MINI-ROUNDABOUT
Glenwood Springs—A mini-roundabout is being considered at the busy intersection of 27th and Grand Avenue in Glenwood Springs. SGM Design Engineer Lee Barger went before the city council Thursday night to explain how a smaller roundabout could keep traffic flowing smoothly in both directions, especially during peak travel times. Barger says ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
Craig—The Rifle Lady Bears did it again. They captured their 7th team title of the season by winning the Moffat County Invitational Tuesday in Craig.
HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
The Roaring Fork Rams lost to the visiting Hotchkiss Bulldogs 14 to 3. Today at 4, the Glenwood Demons hope to snap a ...
NEWS TAX WOES CLOSE POPULAR RIFLE EATERY
Rifle—For the second time in three months, a Rifle business has been forced to close due to tax problems. The popular breakfast hangout, Base Camp was recently seized by the state for nonpayment of taxes. Plastered on the front door of the restaurant on East 3rd Street is ...
NEWS GLENWOOD CITY MANAGER SEARCH DOWN TO TWO
Glenwood Springs—One of the three finalists for the Glenwood Springs City Manager’s job has dropped out. Former Palmer, Alaska City Manager Joe Hannan has pulled his name from consideration to take another job. That makes it a two-person contest between Debra Figueroa, the Assistant Borough Manager in Carlisle, Pennsylvania ...
NEWS ROLLOVER NEAR SILT INJURES TWO
Silt—Two women in their early 20’s were injured, one seriously, after being ejected during a rollover accident yesterday morning near Silt. According to reports from the Colorado State Patrol, the women were heading east on I-70 just after 10:30 am when the driver of the 2000 Nissan Maxima drifted ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
MLB / ROCKIES
Denver—The Colorado Rockies send heralded rookie Jon Gray to the hill tonight to face the Los Angeles Dodgers at Coors Field in his major league debut. The NL West leading Dodgers counter with veteran southpaw Scott Kazmir.
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NEWS DENVER (AP) – Denver is celebrating its new train service between downtown and the airport. The train – officially called the University of Colorado A line – began running between Union Station and Denver International Airport on Friday filled with dignitaries.
UNDATED (AP) – Colorado lawmakers are following up on promises to change the state’s system ...
NEWS JORDAN COVE LNG PIPELINE
Rifle—A project that could pump billions of dollars into the economies of Colorado and across the northwest is still moving forward despite a rejection from the federal government. The Jordan Cove Liquid Natural Gas Pipeline aims to find new markets for a struggling industry. Bob Braddock, the Senior Project Adviser ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL BASEBAL SCORES
Glenwood Springs is scheduled to host the Rifle Bears today at 3 in West Glenwood, weather permitting.
The game will be broadcast live on line at KMTS.com and rebroadcast tonight on the radio at 7.
Glenwood edged Eagle Valley last night at Stubler Memorial Field, 3 to 2.
Rifle lost ...
Tulowitzki Wants One More Trophy DENVER (AP) – Troy Tulowitzki’s shelves are becoming quite packed with postseason trophies.
Only, not the one he covets most.
The smooth-fielding Colorado Rockies shortstop won the Gold Glove and Silver Slugger awards for a second consecutive season this week. But what he craves above all else is a World Series crown, even more so after ...
SPORTS, NOVEMBER 2ND Major League Baseball
Denver–For the second straight year, Rockies’ shortstop Troy Tulowitzki was awarded the Gold Glove for outstanding defense. Larry Walker and Todd Helton are the only other players in franchise history to win multiple Gold Gloves.
The Rams of Colorado State beat the Thunderwolves of Colorado State-Pueblo last last night ...
SPORTS, NOVEMBER 1ST ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Tim Tebow is still the Denver
Broncos’ starting quarterback, at least for another week.
Broncos coach John Fox said he’s sticking with his embattled
young signal-caller following Denver’s 45-10 loss to the Detroit
Lions on Sunday. Fox made it clear, however, that Tebow needs to quickly improve
as a pocket passer to remain the starter.
BOULDER, Colo. ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 31ST High School Football
The Rifle Bears clinched their first Western Slope League Title since 2002 with Friday night’s 36-33 victory over the Palisade Bulldogs. The Bears host the Glenwood Demons this Friday night in the regular season finale.
Glenwood defeated Delta 34 to 14 to win it’s fourth straight.
In 3A football, Basalt edged Coal Ridge ...
KMTS FOOTBALL: GLENWOOD DISPATCHES DELTA, CAN\’T CATCH RIFLE GLENWOOD SPRINGS (10/28/11) — The Glenwood Sophomore Football Express did its part, downing Delta 34-14, but Palisade fell short against Rifle, 36-33, so Glenwood\’s playoff chances now depend on the Panthers beating the Bulldogs in Delta, while the Demons must upset the undefeated Bears next week in Rifle.
Had Palisade defeated the Bears, Glenwood could have ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 28TH High School Soccer 3A playoffs
The Basalt Longhorns knocked off the Telluride Miners yesterday 1 to nothing. Basalt will play the winner of the Estes Park / Lutheran game tomorrow.
The Rifle Bears lost to the Kent Denver Sun Devils yesterday, 6 to 2.
High School Football
Tonight at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction, the Rifle Bears can clinch ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 27TH High School Soccer 3A playoffs
Alamosa defeated Coal Ridge 3 to 2 in a first round game. The Basalt Longhorns will host the Telluride Miners this afternoon at 3:30. Number 30 Rifle on the road to take on the number 2 Kent Denver Sun Devils at ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 26TH High School Soccer 3A Playoffs
The Roaring Fork Rams edged Bruce Randolph High School 3 to 2 yesterday in Carbondale. The Rams hit the road to take on second seeded Classical Academy this Saturday. This afternoon, Basalt welcomes Telluride at 4 while at 3:30 Coal Ridge plays the ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 25TH High School Soccer Playoffs
Carbondale–The Roaring Fork Rams host the Grizzlies of Bruce Randolph High School this afternoon at 4 o’clock. The Rams are the 15th seeded team in Class 3 A.
The Coal Ridge Titans travel to Alamosa tomorrow for a first round playoff game at 3:30.
The 30th seeded Rifle Bears head to Denver ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 24TH MIAMI (AP) – Tim Tebow rallied the Denver Broncos for
two touchdowns in the final 2:44 of the fourth quarter to force
overtime, and Matt Prater’s 52-yard field goal gave them a
come-from-behind 18-15 victory Sunday over the stunned Miami
Dolphins. The Broncos appeared beaten when they trailed 15-0 with 5:23
left and took over at their 20. At that ...