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.
Much of the Yampa Valley woke up to a dusting of snow Tuesday morning, but it was a different story at higher elevations.
Winter weather Monday night took its toll on power lines maintained by Yampa Valley Electric Association in South Routt County.
A 24-year-old Steamboat Springs man’s bond was set at $100,000 Friday after he was arrested on suspicion of drug crimes.
Routt County residents woke up Friday morning to the realization that winter is not over yet.
Yampa Valley Bank credits its local ownership and a loyal customer base for being recognized as one of the best-performing banks in the country.
Steamboat Ski Area season pass holders may not want to put their skis away quite yet.
Deputy Routt County Coroner Mitch Locke on Wednesday identified the man killed in a crash Tuesday night at 54-year-old Stagecoach resident Robert Forrest Dickey.
The Colorado Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling by a local judge that there was not sufficient evidence to charge a man with kidnapping in connection with an incident in the late 1970s.
One person was killed in a car crash Tuesday evening near Stagecoach Reservoir. Routt County Undersheriff Ray Birch said it was a rollover crash at Routt County Road 16 and Snowbird Trail south of the reservoir.
Wildlife officials are urging residents to take precautions as black bear activity increases in the Steamboat Springs area.