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About Gabe Chenoweth

General Manager, KMTS-FM

Nineties legend Joe Diffie dies of complications from COVID-19 at age 61

Crystal K. Martel Nineties country hitmaker Joe Diffie passed away Sunday in Nashville of complications from the COVID-19 coronavirus. He was 61. It was only Friday that his family announced through his publicist that Diffie was sick. So far, they haven’t released any … Continue reading

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First Garfield County COVID-19 Death

Garfield County officials are reporting the first death from COVID-19. A press release indicates the woman, in her 70’s, had significant other health issues. No other information about the woman’s death was released.

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Second COVID-19 Victim Found in Aspen

Pitkin County Authorities have confirmed a second death from the COVID-19 virus. According to a press release from the Pitkin County Incident Management Team, 55-year-old Pauli Laukkanen actually died Sunday, but was not found until Tuesday when Aspen Police were … Continue reading

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Construction, with Restrictions, is Still Allowed in Garfield County

To clear up confusion about some of the shutdowns due to the coronavirus outbreak and the stay at home order issued by Governor Polis, Garfield County issued a press release clarifying that are critical and are exempt from the states … Continue reading

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Pitkin County Reports First COVID-19 Death

The Pitkin County Coroner says a 97-year-old man has died of complications from COVID-19. His name has not been released pending notification of family. His exact date of death was also not released, though a press release from the Coroner … Continue reading

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Glenwood City Council Holds Online-Only Meeting Tonight

Glenwood Springs City Council will host a special online-only meeting tonight at 6:00. Instructions for viewing the meeting and how to participate can be found here. Click on “Special City Council Meeting, March 26, 2020” for more information.

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Hotel Colorado Closed Until Further Notice

It’s a sign of the times. The historic Hotel Colorado is closed until further notice because of the coronavirus outbreak. Workers were busy yesterday installing security cameras and putting locks on the doors of Glenwood Springs iconic 127-year-old landmark. Employees … Continue reading

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Colorado State Patrol Institutes Statewide “Accident Alert”

The Colorado State Patrol has enacted a statewide accident alert, meaning they will not respond to any vehicle crashes as long as all drivers have insurance and there are no injuries, drugs or alcohol suspected. Any drivers involved in such … Continue reading

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Eagle County Reports First COVID-19 Death

An Eagle County man in his sixties has reportedly died from COVID-19. Eagle county authorities confirmed the death this afternoon. A press release says the man, who had underlying health conditions, died at a Denver area hospital. The death is … Continue reading

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All Future Orders from State Health Department will Automatically be in Effect in Garfield County

In an effort to standardize and streamline the Public Health Order process, Garfield County public health officials have adopted a standing order that any further public health orders or executive orders at the state level will automatically and immediately be … Continue reading

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