FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (04/21/2011)

Glenwood Springs–76 jobs will be lost in the Roaring Fork Re-1 School district including 15 teaching positions under the budget cuts proposed for the ’11-’12 school year. 2.6 million dollars in cuts are being proposed. The budget was initially approved last night by the board of education and will be formally adopted in June. Glenwood … Read more

FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/20/2011)

Baseball The Glenwood Demons were swept by the Palisade Bulldogs yesterday at Suplizio Field in Grand Junction, 11 to nothing and 3-zip. The game between Coal Ridge and Rifle was rained out yesterday and tonight’s makeup game has also been postponed due to poor field conditions. Soccer ——- The Glenwood Lady Demons shutout Palisade last … Read more

FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (04/20/2011)

Glenwood Springs–The Roaring Fork Re-1 School Board is expected to approve the ’11-’12 budget with close to three million dollars in cuts. The meeting begins at 4:30 with the budget discussion scheduled for 6 O’clock. Glenwood Springs–Colorado Mountain College received final approval from the Higher Learning Commission to begin offering four year degrees next fall. … Read more

FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (04/18/2011)

DENVER (AP) – Two of the last Colorado Republican immigration proposals are being heard by a Democrat-led committee known for killing GOP bills they don’t like. One of the proposals would require the Colorado secretary of state to block voters when their citizenship is in doubt. The other measure would withhold some state funding from … Read more

FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/15/2011)

Soccer In girl’s soccer, the Glenwood Lady Demons shutout Eagle Valley 8-zip. Rifle fell to Aspen 6-nothing….Basalt got past Battle Mountain 3 to 1 and Delta blanked Grand Valley 5-nil. Baseball The Glenwood Demons look to snap a five game losing streak when they host the Battle Mountain Huskies this afternoon at 2 and 4 … Read more

FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (04/15/2011)

Glenwood Springs–Matt Steckler is the new mayor of Glenwood Springs. Steckler was awarded the gavel last night after the other nominee, Dave Sturges withdrew his name and pledged his support for Steckler. Newly elected councilmen Mike Gamba, Todd Leahy and Ted Edmonds were also sworn in. White River National Forest–State Forest officials unveiled the third … Read more

FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/14/2011)

In girl’s high school soccer, the Glenwood Lady Demons host Eagle Valley tonight at 6 O’clock. Two other games will be played at 4 including Aspen at Rifle and Delta at Grand Valley. In baseball, the Aspen Skiers visit Cedaredge today for a doubleheader. Tommorow afternoon at 2 and 4 O’clock, the Glenwood Demons will … Read more

FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (4/14/2011)

Glenwood Springs–A new Glenwood Springs mayor will be chosen tonight by a new city council. Mayor pro-tem Dave Sturges is seeking the position as well as councilman Matt Steckler. Newcomers Todd Leahy, Mike Gamba and Ted Edmonds will also be sworn in. Glenwood Springs–The Roaring Fork Re-1 School Board talked about ways to make up … Read more

FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (04/13/2011)

High School Baseball ————————— The Rifle Bears held off a late inning surge by the Rams to beat Roaring Fork, 11 to 10. Coal Ridge defeated Grand Valley 10 to 6 and Basalt beat Aspen 11 to 1.

FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (04/13/2011)

Glenwood Springs–Officials with the Roaring Fork Re-1 School District will once again tackle budget concerns for the next school year. Cutbacks at the state level won’t be as severe as first thought but the district is still facing a loss of nearly three million dollars. Rifle–Bad news for Rifle motorists…the safety improvement project at the … Read more