Matt Stensland

Law enforcement, environment and Hayden reporter, photographer

Email: mstensland@SteamboatToday.com Call: 970-871-4247

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Matt Stensland is a photojournalist for the Steamboat Pilot & Today. He has worked for the paper since January 2006. Matt started working at the paper as a reporter covering the town of Hayden, real estate and business. After about a year he was hired on as the newspaper's first full-time videographer. He is currently the cops and courts reporter and photographer. Matt has a bachelor's degree in print journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and grew up in Urbana. When not working, you will most likely find Matt soaking at either the Old Town or Strawberry Park hot springs. You can visit his website at www.mattstensland.com.

Recent Stories

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Steamboat Ski Area announces Scholarship Day terrain

Powder should be aplenty Wednesday morning when Steamboat Ski Area opens for the 2014-15 season.

Man suspected of burglarizing Steamboat Springs car wash

Steamboat Springs police have arrested a man they think broke into a car wash and stole money.

Steamboat Springs man suspected of possessing child pornography

The Steamboat Springs Police Department on Friday arrested a 46-year-old Steamboat man on suspicion of charges related to child pornography.

Autopsies performed on 2 missing people found dead Saturday

Police say no significant discoveries were made during the autopsies that were performed Monday on the two Steamboat residents found dead in the back of a pickup Saturday.

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Police think carbon monoxide poisoning was a factor in deaths

Police confirmed Saturday that they found the bodies of Page Stockdale and Mark Schiebel in the back of a pickup in the Sarvis Creek parking area south of Steamboat Springs.

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Missing Steamboat Springs woman's body found

A close friend of missing Steamboat Springs woman Page Stockdale has confirmed that she was found dead Saturday morning in Routt County.

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Third marijuana dispensary opens in Steamboat Springs

Natural Choice started selling marijuana products for medicinal purposes in 2010, but on Thursday, the business opened shop for retail sales.

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Police continue search for missing Steamboat Springs woman

Police on Friday evening searched the home of the man they believe might have been with Steamboat Springs resident Page Stockdale when she disappeared.

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Police ask for help in finding missing Steamboat Springs resident

A man reported Page Stockdale missing after Stockdale did not show up for a 6 p.m. dinner date Tuesday. Stockdale also missed a physical therapy appointment and did not show up for a flight to Denver.

The Record for Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

10:57 a.m. Officers were called to a report of 40 pounds of processed venison meat stolen from the bed of someone’s pickup in the 1900 block of Ski Time Square Drive.

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Yampa Valley High School sophomore Angel Ballesteros says what she is thankful for during a Thanksgiving lunch Tuesday at the school. The students worked with teachers to plan, purchase and prepare the meal, which aimed to celebrate the community and recognize supporters of the Steamboat Springs School District's alternative school.

Sidney McCourt performs "Defying Gravity" from "Wicked."

Grace Wilkie performs "Defying Gravity" from "Wicked."

Students, from left, Hillary Wheat, Felicia Vasquez, Caroline Zirkle and Sofia Rodriguez perform "Lovely Night" from "Cinderella."

Hayden High School students, from left, Keyen Camilletti, Taylor Lewis, Christian Carson and Juan Valdez perform "Bad, Bad News" from "13: The Musical."

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