After 36 years, over the span of almost four decades and so many changes in newspapering, Tom Ross retired from his role at the Steamboat Pilot & Today in June 2018. He started working for the newspaper in 1979. Tom continues to write a monthly column for the Pilot & Today.
Tom has a bachelor of arts degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is from Madison. His interests include Nordic skiing, fly-fishing, book making and documentary photography.
February 22, 2019 - Tom Ross: Pine Grove Road before it was paved
February 1, 2019 - Tom Ross: Online booking has changed camping forever
December 24, 2018 - Tom Ross: Electricity changed Christmas forever
December 20, 2018 - Tom Ross: Birders dish up ‘fast food’ to attract finches
November 21, 2018 - Tom Ross: Last of the stagecoach drivers