8TH STREET BRIDGE REOPENS
Glenwood Springs—The wait is over for commuters. The 8th Street Bridge work is done and open once again. The reopening was delayed by a couple of days while work crews completed paving and some finishing touches. The bridge officially reopened to traffic Wednesday afternoon at 4;15.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS MURDER-SUICIDE INVESTIGATED
Glenwood Springs—An apparent murder-suicide ...
CMU STUDENTS HELPING WITH SKELETAL INVESTIGATION
GRAND JUNCTION (AP) – Investigators say hikers found a nearly complete adult skeleton and some clothing in the western Colorado desert. Mesa County Sheriff’s Office investigators and Colorado Mesa University forensic research students worked together Wednesday to collect the bones in the desert north of Grand Junction. Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Megan Terlecky ...
GARCO COMMISSIONER MARTIN THREATENED BY DEMS
Glenwood Springs—Garfield County Commission Chairman John Martin, who is seeking an unprecedented sixth term in office, is facing the biggest battle of his political life. During last night’s Issues and Answers forum before a standing-room-only crowd at the Glenwood Springs City Hall council chambers, the longtime commissioner used his allotted ...
LOCAL SCHOOL DISRUPTIONS
Glenwood Springs/Rifle—A Glenwood Springs High School student is being investigated by local police and the RE-1 School District for allegedly threatening another student with violence. According to police reports, the threats were overheard Tuesday afternoon by other students who then notified authorities. The student suspected of making the threats has been banned ...
- Issues and Answers Forum Live on KMTS and kmts.com Wednesday Night
The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association hosts the annual Issues and Answers Forum on Wednesday, October 12, beginning 5 p.m. at Glenwood Springs City Hall.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend. KMTS News Director Ron Milhorn will moderate. This event will also be broadcast live on KMTS, kmts.com and YouTube.
The following races and ballot ...
OHV RULES ADOPTED BY GARCO
Glenwood Springs—New regulations for off highway vehicles (OHV) were adopted today by the Garfield County Board of Commissioners. Assistant Garfield County Manager Fred Jarman says the OHV user groups were instrumental in putting together a list of recommendations dealing with volumes, mixed use, surfacing and access to public lands. Rich Doak ...
SEARCH CONTINUES FOR COOK IN PITCO
Aspen—There’s still no sign of David Cook. Despite sending in dozens of reinforcements and additional back country rescue teams from around the state, efforts to find the missing 49 year old Albuquerque man in the Maroon Bells Wilderness area have come up empty. 10 days ago, the former Marine set ...
ADDITIONAL CREWS LOOKING FOR MISSING CLIMBER
Aspen—The search for the New Mexico man who’s been missing in the Maroon Bells Wilderness area for over a week has intensified. Search teams from around the state have been called in to help find 49 year old David Cook of Albuquerque. The former Marine set out nine days ago ...
AMAYA MURDER TRIAL
Eagle—While hiding under a truck from his crazed, older, gun-wielding cousin, an El Jebel teen talked to the 9-1-1 dispatcher the night of July 12th, 2014 moments after his parents had been gunned down in their home. The young man, now 15, was the first witness called to the stand yesterday in Eagle ...
EL JEBEL DOUBLE MURDER TRIAL UNDERWAY
El Jebel—More than two years have passed since an El Jebel man shot and killed his aunt and uncle in their home. Today, opening arguments were heard in the double-murder trial of Williams Anderson Amaya. Amaya has pled not guilty by reason of insanity in the July 12th, 2014 ...
- KMTS Hoops: GLENWOOD TEAMS REMAIN UNBEATEN, GO TO 3-0
GRAND JUNCTION (12/6/11) — There was the â€œbeautiful game,â€ then the down-to-the wire, proverbial â€œuglyâ€ win, but both Glenwood Springs basketball teams came out of Grand Junction Central\’s gym with victories to improve their unbeaten pre-season marks to 3-0.
Glenwood Girls 82, Central 25
Kenzie Nelson-Buhler torched the 5A Lady Warriors (0-3) for 19 first-quarter ...
- SPORTS, DECEMBER 6TH
High School Basketball
Grand Junction–Tonight the Glenwood Demons girls’ and boys’ teams take on the Central Warriors in Grand Junction. The Lady Demons tip off at 5:30 while the boys’ game begins around 7. You can catch both games live on KMTS.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – The Denver Broncos are living on the
- SPORTS, DECEMBER 2ND
High School Basketball
Parachute–The Grand Valley Cardinals tipped off the season last night with a 54-32 win over Vail Mountain School.
Carbondale–The annual Brenda Patch Memorial Tournament gets under way today at Roaring Fork High School. The Glenwood Lady Demons take on Basalt at 3:30 and the boys will play at 5. Roaring ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 22ND
SPORTS, NOVEMBER 22ND
- SPORTS, DECEMBER 1ST
High School Basketball
Carbondale–The annual Brenda Patch basketball tournament tips off tomorrow at Roaring Fork High School. Girls and boys’ teams will compete in the annual scholarship fundraiser including Roaring Fork, Steamboat Springs, Glenwood Springs, Aspen and Basalt. The Lady Demons and the Lady Longhorns face each other tomorrow afternoon ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 30TH
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) – The first training session for a
World Cup downhill race on the Birds of Prey course at Beaver Creek
was canceled Tuesday so workers could shave down sections of the
hill to help control speed.
The jury elected to skip the run on a clear-blue day because
racers were getting too much air on a ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 29TH
Denver–The Colorado Avalanche lost to the Dallas Stars last night at the Pepsi Center 3 to 1.
Boulder–The Colorado Buffaloes knocked off the Georgia Bulldogs 70 to 68 last night at the Coors Events Center.
Monday Night Football
New Orleans, LA–At Superdome in New Orleans, the Saints clobbered the New York Giants 49 -24.
Elsewhere in sports…
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 28TH
San Diego, CA–Once again, in dramatic, come-from-behind fashion, the Denver Broncos found a way to win a game. Sunday in San Diego, the Broncos beat the Chargers in overtime, 16 to 13. Matt Prater drilled a 37 yard field goal with 29 seconds left in the extra period to ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 23rd
Glenwood Springs–Tomorrow, hundreds of people are expected to take part in Glenwood Springs’ annual Turkey Day 5k. It’s the Silver Anniversary of the race and begins at the Glenwood Springs Golf Club at 10 am. You can register for the race one hour before.
Denver–The Denver Broncos waived quarterback Kyle Orton. ...
- SPORTS, NOVEMBER 21ST
DENVER (AP) – Patrick Marleau had a hat trick, Thomas Greiss
stopped 35 shots and the San Jose Sharks beat the Colorado
Avalanche 4-1 on Sunday night.
Joe Pavelski also scored, Mark-Edouard Vlasic had three assists
and Joe Thornton added two assists for the Sharks, who have won
three in a row and five of their last six.
Matt Duchene (DOO’-shayn) ...