• Ruthie Foster - courtesy JON Carrico
    Ruthie to Foster the people

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Where has my life been without Ruthie Foster? The 49-year-old, two-time Grammy nominee and four-time Blues Music Awards recipient is often compared to Ella Fitzgerald and Aretha Franklin, though I gravitate to her Susan Tedeschi...

    • Posted January 9, 2013
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  • Nick Izard and his family
    Props and Disses: 1.9.13

      Bases loaded, two out, bottom of the ninth – PROP Open letter to J. Joseph Ricketts: Mr. Ricketts, you are my new hero. What you did makes me want to root for the Cubs. Well, almost....

    • Posted January 9, 2013
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  • Laramie River Station - courtesy
    Them on Us: Pardon our pollution

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Wyoming again is home to one of the stinkiest power plants in the country, according to the Environmental Integrity Project. The national nonprofit watchdog compiles an annual list of top polluters in the nation. Laramie...

    • Posted January 9, 2013
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  • cougar - courtesy photo - 
An evening with John Laudre, 5:30 p.m., Thursday, at the American Legion Hall.
    This WEEK 1.9.13

    Calling all cougar lovers Join mountain lion researcher and author Dr. John Laundre to learn more about the evasive cougar. Laundre will be showing photos, discussing the ecological role of cougars as top predators, and reading excerpts...

    • Posted January 9, 2013
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    eBuzz: Town to Flat Creek residents: You’re on your own this winter

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The Town of Jackson will not mitigate Flat Creek flooding this winter. In a letter obtained by JH Weekly, Mayor Mark Barron recaps the 14-year battle the town has had trying to prevent...

    • Posted January 7, 2013
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    eBuzz: Field is set for open council seat; a dozen want to finish Turley’s term

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The application deadline for the vacant seat on the town council has passed. Councilwoman Melissa Turley stepped down officially on January 2 to accept her post to the Board of County Commissioners. Mayor...

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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  • Jennifer Wolfrom
    eBuzz: Nightmare in South America: Jackson woman abducted, assaulted and robbed

      JACKSON HOLE, WYO - UPDATED: In her words: Victim speaks out, answers critics This story presents some unique constraints for a journalist. As some have noted, it is obviously a one-sided piece. JH Weekly does not...

    • Posted January 3, 2013
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  • Letters to the Editor 1.2.13

    Zero compassion Reading Jake Nichols’ article, NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR 2012, Reverend Mary Erickson seems to be the one filled with hate not the pro-lifers. Ms. Erickson shows zero compassion for the children being murdered at the...

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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  • Snow Pack 1.02.2013

    The winter of 2013 in the Tetons has begun with an ample amount of snow high in the mountains and slim to none in the valley. December’s warm, wet snow storms plastered the mountains and soaked the...

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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  • getout
    Get Out: Beauty Park mystery

    What’s in a name? And who cares when you’re zipping along at 70 mph on the Continental Divide trail? In recounting what I’d hoped would be at least a cause for pause for bubbleheads playing in the...

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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