All posts by planetjh

  • 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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  • GUEST OPINION: Wildlife Services outdated

    By Earle Layser For all who value wildlife: Thank you reporter Jake Nichols for “Coyote Ugly.” He nailed it. Wildlife Services (WS), a rogue agency, operates in secrecy, with little or no transparency, at the bidding of the agricultural and grazing industry....

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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  • GUEST OPINION: Blue Collar Honor

    Teton County Representatives, Ruth Ann Petroff, Keith Gingery, Marti Halverson and Teton County Senator Leland Christensen supported and voted for House bill 79 in the 2013 Wyoming legislative session. The bill “amending the definition of unpaid wages...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Jeremy Tofte by Sargent Schutt
    Best of Jackson Hole 2013 Editorial Picks

    EDITOR’S CHOICE Best true athlete: Joe Casey Nothing against Travis Rice or Crystal Wright or whatever big mountain skier/rider was voted Jackson’s best “athlete,” but an athlete has to have an opponent or else it’s not a...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Mack Mendenhall, Rena Trail and Scott Larsen, five-time BOJH winners at Chinatown (Best Chinese Restaurant five years in a row.) Photo by Sargent Schutt
    Best of JH 2013 Readers’ Poll

    People & Living  Best Real Estate Agent Gold: Mack Mendenhall Silver: Katie Colbert Bronze: Brett McPeak Best Couple Gold: Mark Barron & Ruth Ann Petroff Silver: Foster & Lynn Friess Bronze: Crazy Tom & Danielle Haigh Bronze: Buck...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Jarad Spackman
    Local killed in avalanche

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Officials at Grand Teton National Park have identified the a Jackson man killed in an avalanche as Jarad Spackman, age 40. Spackman was skiing with an unidentified companion near Apocalypse Couloir around 10:30...

    • Posted March 1, 2013
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  • Letters to the Editor 2.27.13

    Have a heart Per your Publisher’s Note from last week, Judd Grossman, shame on you. You’re irked by the 35 mph nighttime speed limit on Teton Village road? The speed zone is only for...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • thisweek220
    This Week for Feb. 20, 2013

        WEDNESDAY 2.20 to SATURDAY 2.23 Turn snow into art Get your team together for this year’s snow sculpture contest on the Town Square, as part of the JH Winterfest. Teams can start building their masterpieces...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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    LETTERS: Feb. 13, 2013

    Colonoscopy Remember it’s only once in ten years and next time it could be easier. For years cancer prevention experts have wrung their hands over the fact that the preparation for the colonoscopy is far worse than...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • Photo Cutline: Der Holzfäller, Ferdinand Hodler, 1910, 2012 - Type C Print.
Photo Credit: Thomas Macker
    HIGH ART: Signs of Macker opens in Los Angeles

    Jackson-based artist and photographer Thomas Macker’s (sign) {trade} exhibition opened on Feb. 9 at Gallery KM in Los Angeles. The title, significant in form as much as content is a nod to Macker’s use of signage...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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