Help Jack Jabbour pay COVID-19 Medical Expenses

Jack Jabbour has been a member of the KMTS family for 22 years covering high school sports. Jack’s influence, impact, and inspiration is universal and stretches far beyond the borders of our valley. Whether teaching, singing, playing his guitar, worshipping God, writing songs, keeping stats, describing an amazing play, or watching his beloved Dodgers, Jack … Read more

Canyons of the Ancients National Monument no Longer Under Review

WASHINGTON (AP) – Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says he is removing Colorado’s Canyons of the Ancients from a list of national monuments being reviewed nationwide. Zinke said Friday that when he and President Donald Trump launched the review of 27 national monuments designated by previous administrations, “we absolutely realized that not all monuments are the … Read more

House Boat Explosion at Lake Powell Kills One, Injures Five

Authorities say a fifth person was injured in a houseboat explosion in southeast Utah that killed a Colorado woman. The National Park Service said Thursday that a boy sustained minor injuries in the explosion that killed 52-year-old Kirsten Meyer of Castle Rock, Colorado. Four other people were critically injured. The boy was treated and released … Read more

Air Resources Sent Home From Grand Hogback Fire

Aerial resources assigned to the Grand Hogback Fire were sent home yesterday, with the exception of a single helicopter, which will remain on standby at the Garfield County Airport in Rifle. According to Walt Stowe with the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office, ground crews will continue fighting the fire, which was estimated to be 50% contained … Read more

Nine Rafters Rescued from Roaring Fork River

Seven adults and two children were rescued by emergency responders from the Roaring Fork River today. According to a press release from the Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District, the group’s raft became stuck under logs near Aspen Glen and the occupants of the raft subsequently became stranded on a small island. Rescuers were able … Read more