• Piano virtuoso Christopher O’Riley. (Grand Teton Music Festival)
    CLASSICAL NOTES: Requiem highlights Festival shows

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Buckle your seat belts for a big week of Grand Teton Music Festival shows from Hector Berlioz to Giuseppe Verdi. Tonight’s Spotlight Concert will feature piano virtuoso Christopher O’Riley. From Pink Floyd to Radiohead,...

    • Posted July 23, 2013
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  • Jessica King
    Search and Rescue has new coordinator

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jessica King has been appointed to head the county’s search and rescue operation. King was a seven-year volunteer with Teton County Search and Rescue before being tapped by the Sheriff’s Office to step...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Jackson Hole Juggernauts
    Queens of the Quads: Competition and camaraderie define local derby dolls

      JACKSON HOLE, WYO – “I’m in love with this,” Babe Ruthless (Ellen Page) confesses to her parents during a pivotal scene in Whip It, the 2009 movie about roller derby’s rebirth in Texas during the early aughts....

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Goats
    PROPS & DISSES: Bullish times call for billy measures

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Bullish times call for billy measures   PROP Call: Times are tough. Response: How tough are they? Shooting Star, the Teton Village golf course development that would hardly be described as hurting for...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • 71713musicbox
    MUSIC BOX: Southern-grit standouts stir up Valley

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO –  Targhee Fest lineup over-the-top Targhee Fest has added even more firepower to an already deep lineup, creating what looks to be a tremendous three-day smorgasbord of roots-rock, Southern grit, Americana, and much more....

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Jade Lake’s stunning waters beckon hikers and skinny dippers. (Jake Nichols)
    GET OUT: Jade Lakes

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – When it’s hot like it’s been, I like to hunt a mountain lake or two … or three. Come with, we’re headed for the photogenic Jade Lakes and, if you’ve the notion, further...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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    THEM ON US: And Wyoming’s state beer is …

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – And Wyoming’s state beer is … Thrillist’s “Red, White, and Booze: Mapping all 50 states’ most iconic beer/hooch” project was fairly accurate with one glaring error to anyone who lives around here. Tennessee was...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Hog Island Economic Summit

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Alice, my Republican lover, was all excited when she stopped by last night. “I went to the fifth annual Rocky Mountain Economic Summit at the Center for the Arts,” she gushed. “Was there food?”...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • Night Light 2013, 28 x 24 inches, collage on board. A piece from Lance Letscher from The Bucket and The Well.
(Tayloe Piggot Gallery)
    HIGH ART: Experience ‘Bucket and the Well’

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – For a town sunk deep in the folds of nature’s wrath and the pockets of our nation’s most conservative, I am consistently shocked at our impressive access to the art of the outside world....

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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  • ON ROCK: The Wild Iris

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I was able to get a weekend of climbing in at Wild Iris climbing area in The Wind Rivers near Lander last week, and it’s a toss up as to what was better …...

    • Posted July 16, 2013
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