• SNOW PACK

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Snow has been falling of late at temperatures just below freezing, laying down a fresh coat of hot pow. At the upper elevations the new snow heals hard surfaces and makes for great...

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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  • POETRY CORNER: For the love of poetry

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - In April, Teton County Library honors poetry as part of our year-long 75th Anniversary Celebration and highlights the genre as part of national Poetry Month. One program, Voces, is a bilingual poetry reading session, allowing...

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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    Village Café likely looking for new digs

    TETON VILLAGE, WYO - The Village Café in Teton Village might have just wrapped up its last ski season serving breakfast to skiers and pizzas to local condo dwellers. VC is being threatened by a renovation project that...

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • SNOWPACK: Catching corn requires timing

    There is a short window for perfect corn. As the supportable crust on the snow’s surface melts, it changes from a firm, icy surface to a velvety, forgiving surface. The sun’s intensity, the slope angel, the aspect,...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • PUBLISHER’S NOTE: Real estate recovery makes for healthy Hole

    I’m no expert on these matters, but it appears something good is happening in the Jackson Hole economy. Our depressed real estate prices may be halting their steady decline and beginning to rise. My source for this...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • LETTERS: 4.3.13

    Appalled by trapping? Let these folks know Jake Nichols created quite a buzz with his revealing two-part series “Coyote Ugly” exposing the deadly work of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Wildlife...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • CUTLINE: Weddings at Schwabacher Landing in Grand Teton National Park fall victim to sequestration cuts.
CREDIT: Katy Gray Photography (www.KatyGray.com)
    GET OUT: No, really, get out… of Schwabacher Landing

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO –  Budget woes plaguing Grand Teton National Park are already being felt by select visitors this coming season. Numerous prospective brides and grooms have been sent scrambling after being informed all events scheduled for...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • PROPS & DISSES: Virtually Vacationing

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - Grand Teton 2.0: virtually vacationing   DISS It’s becoming clear where this sequestration stuff is headed when it comes to the National Park System’s incredibly shrinking budget. It is moving, as I’ve always suspected,...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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    THE CENTENARIAN SECRET: Getting to know one of the valley’s living history lessons

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Leta Grace Deveraux nee Falkenstein, mother to Patty Ewing and the unofficial grandmother of Jackson’s Barker-Ewing river rafting enterprise, was born into a world that had yet to see its first radio broadcast...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • Inventor Steve Kitto with his water bottle collection.
CREDIT: Rebecca Huntington
    THEM ON US: It’s all about the magnets, Stevie

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - Follow plow progress online Cyber junkies can follow the plowing progress of the road opening crews as they chew through a season’s worth of crusted snow in Yellowstone. An online roadmap of the...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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