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Matt Steiner

News Reporter

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

PAWTOBERFEST
The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region's Pawtoberfest festival and 5K fun run/walk took place Saturday, September 20, 2014 in Bear Creek Park. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
More than 50 signs hand-made by students at Gold Camp Elementary School haven't kept off-leash dogs from being a problem this year for goats doing weed control work in Bear Creek Park. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Tim Bradley. Photo from the Mountain Jackpot.
Jamie Caperton, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Teller County, is pictured at the Lofthouse Motel on Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Lofthouse Motel will be transformed into nine affordable condominiums. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette.
A man works to dig out his van from the mud on Hwy. 24 just west of Manitou Springs, Colorado, when a wall of mud came down on vehicles during a rainstorm on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. The flash flood occurred in the area of where the Waldo Canyon Fire was last year. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Volunteers unload documents to be shredded Saturday, April 30, 2016, outside Centennial Hall in downtown Colorado Springs during the Letter Rip free shredding event sponsored by the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado, KKTV Channel 11, El Paso County and Mobile Record Shredders. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Master Sgt. Kevin Kolln, a MAFFS qualified load master, explains some of the controls inside the MAFFS at Peterson Air Force Base on Friday, April 29, 2016. Air Force Reservists with the 302nd Airlift Wing have begun preparations to ensure they are trained and equipped to answer the US Forest Service's call for C-130 Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System (MAFFS) support. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette.