All posts tagged "grand teton national park"

  • Joe Biden is taking a breather in the Tetons. Photo: Stacy Reid.
    VP Joe Biden unwinds in the Tetons

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Vice President Joe Biden and his family arrived in the Tetons yesterday care of the mighty Air Force Two. According to an anonymous source, Biden and company, who spent time exploring the...

    • Posted August 8, 2014
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    Mead pushing Jewell to quickly delist Yellowstone grizzlies

    Jackson Hole, WYO – Gov. Matt Mead is calling on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to act quickly and develop a rule removing federal protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park, arguing that the iconic...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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  • THEM ON US: 3.5.14

    JACKSON, WYO – Weekend warrior to track Cathedral Group George Hein has been putting in the time on the slopes every weekend this year like a lot of us. But unlike a lot of us he is...

    • Posted March 4, 2014
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  • Death Canyon barn serves as a ranger post near the trail Photo grumpygrimble
    GET OUT: Phelps Overlook, Death defying

    Got snowshoes? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A fun winter hike in Grand Teton National Park is the easy jaunt to Phelps Lake, the park’s sixth largest body of water. Sure you’ve probably done this hike a million...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • A ransacked crime scene adds to the mystery of Jon Rice’s unsolved murder. Photo: Teton County Sheriff’s Office
    COLD CASE FILES: JH

    Second in a two-part story … JACKSON HOLE, WYO – COLD CASE FILES: JH ’80s Jackson Hole slayings unsolved, but not forgotten The Lisa Ehlers’ murder happened in Sublette County. Technically, it’s their problem and, boy, did...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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  • Bob Sternberg
    PROPS & DISSES: 11.20.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Get it together, U-Flub DISS The University of Wyoming’s current state of affairs is analogous to its football team’s season so far. Can you determine whether the following is an advanced scout’s notes...

    • Posted November 19, 2013
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    Park respond to multiple emergencies; 2 dead, 1 injured

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Grand Teton National Park officials have announced multiple emergencies within the Park on Thursday, June 20, as park rangers responded to back-to-back rescues, two resulting in fatalities. At 11 a.m. rangers responded to...

    • Posted June 21, 2013
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    Spring fever: Chomping at the bit

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Warmer temps and fast-melting snow has many of us thinking about hitting the backcountry for some long-overdue hiking, biking adventures or horn hunting. Don’t jump the gun, though. It’s not fair to others who...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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  • CUTLINE: Weddings at Schwabacher Landing in Grand Teton National Park fall victim to sequestration cuts.
CREDIT: Katy Gray Photography (www.KatyGray.com)
    Park cuts wipe out weddings

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Budget woes plaguing Grand Teton National Park are already being felt by select visitors this coming season. Numerous prospective brides and grooms have been sent scrambling after being informed all events scheduled for...

    • Posted March 30, 2013
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    Park responds to hunter-grizzly incident; changes made to elk hunt

    Grand Teton National Park officials today announced significant changes will be made to the controversial elk reduction program, which allows hunting within the national park in late fall. Park officials will limit the amount of ammunition hunters...

    • Posted March 13, 2013
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