All posts tagged "grand teton national park"
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
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
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
THEM ON US
Not so Rich JACKSON HOLE, WY – Several trade magazines are reporting radio magnate Richard Mecham filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy on behalf of RP Broadcasting Idaho, LLC. Rich Broadcasting purchased eight radio stations from Chaparral Broadcasting in...
- Posted November 8, 2016
GET OUT: The Edge of Survival
Warren Miller’s new film depicts the global adventures of local snow heroes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Ski flick legacy filmmaker Warren Miller brings his 67th film Here, There and Everywhere to Jackson Hole on Friday. Making movies...
- Posted October 26, 2016
GET OUT: Hiking Highs
Trading thoughts of winter for gold and crimson trail. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Some people have acquiesced to it, but I’m not giving in just yet. Random conversations with acquaintances who ask about new ski gear I...
- Posted September 20, 2016
Search Continues for Missing Hiker
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The search for a missing hiker continues in Grand Teton National Park today. Rene Dreiling, 21, was reported missing Friday after he did not show up for work at Colter Bay Village. Investigation...
- Posted September 3, 2016
THE BUZZ 3: Fire Season Endures
Wildfire in Grand Teton forces evacuations and highway closure to Yellowstone. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Berry fire is making life difficult for parkgoers as it ballooned in size early this week fueled by red flag warning...
- Posted August 23, 2016
GET OUT: Hunger Games in Snowshoe Canyon
When a quest for survival ensues in the Tetons, two players forge ahead. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Somewhere deep inside of us, we perhaps all have the desire to know how we might fare in a bare-knuckle...
- Posted August 17, 2016
THE BUZZ: Gaining Elevation
Remembering Gary Falk, the Exum guide who perished while leading a group down from the Grand Teton. [This online version has been amended to reflect that there is no information available indicating Gary Falk had “broken protocol.” Falk also...
- Posted July 26, 2016