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 ...
NEWS GARCO JOINS NEIGHBORS IN PROTEST OVER METHANE RULES
Glenwood Springs—Garfield County joined neighboring counties in opposing the Bureau of Land Management’s proposed rules dealing with methane and waste reduction. A letter addressed to BLM Director Neil Kornze was originally drafted by the lead entity, Mesa County stating opposition to the “Waste Prevention, Production, Subject to ...
SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
Aspen—The Rifle Lady Bears captured another team title with yesterday’s victory at the Aspen Invitational Tournament. Rifle finished with a team score of 254. The Lady Bear’s Elly Walters took top individual honors carding an 81. Glenwood Springs was second with a team score of 263. Lauen Murphy led the Lady ...
NEWS RIFLE STUDENT-ATHLETE KILLED IN ‘CAR SURFING’ INCIDENT
Rifle—A popular student-athlete at Rifle High School died from his injuries suffered in an April Fool’s Day car surfing incident in the Rifle Wal-Mart parking lot. According to reports from Garfield County Coroner Robert Glassmire, 18 year old Kyle Scholla died from massive head trauma last Saturday afternoon ...
NEWS BLM GIVES THUMBS UP TO NW COLORADO OIL SHALE PROJECT
Rangely—A 50 thousand-barrel-per-day oil shale project outside of Rangely received tentative approval from the Bureau of Land Management recently. Enefit American Oil’s plan calls running pipelines and electricity to the project with the utility corridor going right through federal lands. Next month, the BLM will ...
NEWS INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS ON TONIGHT’S GLENWOOD CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs City Council plans to discuss future financial contributions toward an annual Fourth of July fireworks show at tonight’s meeting. The council will also discuss the city’s role in maintaining and controlling the crowds at the Hanging Lake Trail and rest area. ...
KMTS FOOTBALL: GSHS GROUND GAME OVERHAULS FEISTY DEVILS GYPSUM(10/21/11) — â€œI had to gain 20 pounds to be running back,â€ the 155-lb. sophomore Henry Hill said after gaining 181yards and scoring two second half touchdowns to help Glenwood Springs reel in a surprisingly resistant, one-win Eagle Valley team 28-7, for its third straight win.
Hill, who was a 135-lb. receiver ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 21ST High School Volleyball
The Glenwood Lady Demons defeated Palisade last night, 3 games to 1. Roaring Fork swept Grand Valley in three.
Coal Ridge doubled up Rifle 2 to 1 while Roaring Fork beat CRMS 4 to 1.
High School Football
The Glenwood Demons take on the Eagle Valley Devils tonight in Gypsum. Iickd off is set ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 19TH High School Soccer
The Glenwood Demons season finale ended on a winning note with yesterday’s 4 to victory over the Palisade Bulldogs. Glenwood finished the season at 9-4 and 2.
Aspen shutout CRMS 6 to nothing while Coal Ridge and Basalt kicked to a 2-2 tie.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) – Grand Junction will soon be ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 18TH High School Softball
The Rifle Lady Bears earned the 15th seed in this weekend’s 3A state tournament in Aurora. The Lady Bears will play the second seeded Holy Family Tigers this Friday at 12:15. It’s a single-elimination tournament.
The Colorado Avalanche went 5 and o on their longest road trip of ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 17TH High School Softball
The Rifle Lady Bears earned a trip to the state 3A tournament for the second straight year. Rifle defeated Basalt in the district tournament in Gunnison last weekend to secure a spot in the tournament that will be played in Aurora this Friday and Saturday.
High School Football
The Glenwood Demons knocked off the Steamboat ...
KMTS FOOTBALL: Lundin Leads Glenwood Over Steamboat, 43-0 GLENWOOD SPRINGS (10/14/11) — The Travis Lundin era continued with Glenwood’s 43-0 win over once-mighty Steamboat Springs, as the sophomore quarterback threw two more touchdown passes, giving him seven in eight quarters of play since he took the reins in the second half of the Battle Mountain game.
Steamboat, which lost to Valor Christian in ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 13TH High School Soccer
The Glenwood Demons travel to Gypsum to take on Eagle Valley tonight. The Coal Ridge Titans host the Grand Valley Cardinals tonight as well.
Glenwood makes the trip north to Steamboat Springs for a 6:30 league match eith the Sailors. Rifle plays at Coal Ridge at 6.
Coal Ridge and ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 11TH ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Coach John Fox said Tuesday that the
Denver Broncos will start Tim Tebow against the Miami Dolphins when
they return from their bye week. Tebow supplants Kyle Orton, who has struggled ever since winning the job with a spectacular training camp.
Replacing Orton at halftime Sunday, Tebow nearly led the Broncos
back from a late ...
SPORTS, OCTOBER 10TH DENVER (AP) – Philip Rivers overcame an interception and a
fourth-quarter fumble to lead the San Diego Chargers to a 29-24 win
over Denver despite Tim Tebow’s (TEE’-boh’s) best efforts to rally
the Broncos from a 16-point deficit.
Tebow threw for one touchdown and ran for another after
replacing Kyle Orton to start the third quarter, and had one final
KMTS FOOTBALL: GLENWOOD SPOILS MOFFAT COUNTY HOMECOMING, 34-14 CRAIG (10/7/11) – â€œI love running the ball,â€ Glenwood sophomore quarterback Travis Lundin said after his three touchdown passes helped dampen Moffat County\’s Homecoming, 34-14, Friday in Craig. Lundin did run for 71 yards and a touchdown, but it was his 249 yards and 13 of 15 completions through the air that really ...