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Matt Steiner

News Reporter

Matt joined The Gazette in 2005, left briefly, and rejoined in August 2015.

On Monday, crews will begin the first phase of the more than $30 million project rebuilding about 5,100 feet of channel through Garden of the Gods Park and the Rock Ledge Ranch. Dani Ward and Eli Stauffer (left to right) take a walk across a bridge spanning Camp Creek on the southern edge of the Rock Ledge Ranch property on Tuesday, August 23, 2016. photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette
Rural Broadband
A.J. Bowen of Schupp's Line Construction, Inc. works on fiber-optic installation in Norton, Vt., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2007. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot)
Photo by: homesonlinetoday.com
The smallest hiccup - whether a fender bender, a sudden squall or high-traffic - can leave traffic snarled for hours in either direction on I-25 between Monument and Castle Rock.
Neighborhoods. Green Mountain Falls taken Aug. 10, 2015. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Digital Life-Password Tips
FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2013, file photo, hands type on a computer keyboard in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
Rethinking Pot Emerging Debates
Voters approved Colorado Constitutional Amendment 64 in 2012, making it legal for people 21 or older to possess up to an ounce of marijuana or grow up to six plants for personal use. It also allowed for individual towns, cities and counties to regulate the industry within their own borders. (AP file)
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A man shovels water from a bridge that is a back entrance to shops on Canon Ave. in Manitou Springs during 2003 flooding in the area. A blunder by the Colorado Department of Local Affairs has left an El Paso County flood recovery project in limbo. Carol Lawrence,The Gazette
Bridge construction at Rainbow Falls is pictured on Friday, July 1, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette