All posts by Planet Jackson Hole

  • 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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  • 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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  • eBuzz: U.S. Bank robbed, suspect on the loose

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – UPDATE: Lt. Cole Nethercott of the Jackson Police Department confirmed that the bank robbery suspect did not use a weapon. U.S. Bank in downtown Jackson is currently under lockdown. Sources tell JH Weekly...

    • Posted December 31, 2012
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  • Food makeover for the masses

    Growing up, I was taught that math equations have one answer; that when you add two things together, you get a definite, reliable outcome. So when I saw the addition of renowned chef Michael Mina to the...

    • Posted December 26, 2012
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  • YULETIDE YOKEL’S STOCKING STUFFERS

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Holiday gift shopping in Jackson Hole can be challenging. With no bona fide big box to turn to (KMART Jackson barely qualifies), shoppers need to do some careful navigation to find that special item. Buying...

    • Posted December 19, 2012
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  • School administrators speak out on shooting

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – JH Weekly has obtained reaction on today’s school shooting in Connecticut from TCSD#1 Superintendent Pam Shea. She issued the following statement this afternoon: “As superintendent of schools of TCSD#1 and a mother, I...

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • Your Guide to Summer in Jackson Hole

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-We call it the ‘sweet season,’ when tundra turns tropic for that fleeting moment. We wait eagerly for summer’s arrival – planning for all we’ll do when it gets here – and then it’s gone...

    • Posted June 20, 2012
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  • BOOK REVIEWS 6.22.11

    The Taliban Shuffle Kim Barker Longtime foreign news correspondent Kim Barker takes readers behind the scenes of the War on Terror in The Taliban Shuffle, a memoir/travelogue that serves as a good primer on how America let...

    • Posted June 21, 2011
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  • Not your average tree huggers

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Light glints off Daniel Smitherman Jr.’s spectacles as he bows his head. After a moment’s reflection, he says, “The sense of peace I get when I am in the Noble Basin is tremendous. I always...

    • Posted December 8, 2010
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  • SPECIAL REPORT: The Fremont Accord

    Voters across Wyoming cast their ballots for government officials in the general election two weeks ago. Primary elections – held way back when winter’s snows were a distant concern – are even older news. And yet, voters...

    • Posted October 17, 2010
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