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.
A 22-year-old Routt County man was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in prison for murdering Patricia Richmond.
The Spirit Challenge Steamboat Springs Running Series race Saturday proved a sentimental event for many in attendance.
A local economist and a ski shop executive are hopeful retailers will be able to fill the void left when Sports Authority closes its doors in Steamboat Springs.
Bantle has sued Routt County and Sheriff Garrett Wiggins and threatened to sue the city of Steamboat.
Future unclear for building in Wildhorse Marketplace
Bankruptcy court documents show Sports Authority will be closing all its stores, including its location in Steamboat Springs at Wildhorse Marketplace.
Hayden High School seniors will graduate Sunday in the school's auditorium.
Debt-ridden Peabody Energy, owner of Twentymile Mine in Routt County, is hoping additional money will allow it to continue operations as normal.
Hayden officials are considering asking residents to raise taxes, with the goal of firming up the town's coffers.
For many, the annual Great North Routt Chili Cook Off signals the end of cabin fever and a long winter. It also means good eats and full bellies, with dozens of green and red chilis, soups and desserts.
No one was hurt when a semi rolled Friday morning on U.S. Highway 40 on Rabbit Ears Pass.