All posts tagged "grand teton national park"

  • BUZZ: Jackson’s J-1s in Jeopardy

    Local businesses are concerned about the implications of Trump’s changes to visa program. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A White House executive order “Buy American, Hire American” has ignited backlash and concern among members of Wyoming’s tourism industry....

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Rangers Requesting Info on Climber’s Death

    Jenny Lake Rangers are asking anyone who was climbing in the Teewinot or Mount Owen area on or after Monday August 21 to notify authorities as they try to piece together what happened to the climber found dead...

    • Posted August 26, 2017
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  • Grand Rescue is Reminder to Recreationists

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – An injured climber was rescued off the Grand Teton Friday after he fell 20 feet near the mountain’s 13,770-foot summit. Evan Pack, 33, of Lehi, Utah, lost his footing while down-climbing the highest peak...

    • Posted August 19, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Crowd Control

    How soaring park visitation could rescue public lands. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Increased visitation to national parks is straining federal public lands and infrastructure—but it’s also what will save them. That’s what former Secretary of the Interior...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: The Numbers Game

    On the heels of portraitgate, businesses, and crowds, point to an unaffected tourist season in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Despite people threatening to cancel their trips in response to Mayor Pete Muldoon’s recent redecorating decision,...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Nature Rages on

    Wading through Jackson Hole’s water world and the victims it has inconvenienced and claimed. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Two weeks ago, PJH reported about a man who warned local officials of catastrophic flooding after a wet, heavy...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Molding the Future

    Students dream up art to impact the behavior of millions of visitors. JACKSON HOLE, WY – How do you design art that illustrates the importance of recycling in a universal language? In a place like Grand Teton...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • Rescuers Save Life of Backcountry Skier

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — On Friday the heroic efforts of Grand Teton National Park rangers and members of Teton County Sheriff’s Department Search and Rescue saved the life of backcountry skier Mike Connolly, 61, of Idaho Falls,...

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: A Mighty Life Lived

    During his brief time on Earth, John “Jack” Fields left an indelible impression on Jackson Hole and abroad. JACKSON HOLE, WY – John “Jack” Fields Jr. never shied away from adventure. It’s what took him to Nepal,...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
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  • The Buzz 4: Antelope Flats Adulation

    Federal purchase of land ensures an endangered portion of GTNP is now protected. Jackson Hole, WY — It was a disturbing image—a swath of mansions or hotels obstructing a once unadulterated view of the Tetons along Antelope Flats....

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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