All posts tagged "jackson hole politics"

  • THE BUZZ 2: Legacy of Action

    Taking a deep dive into Election Day numbers, and exploring the politically engaged history of Jackson, Teton County and Wyoming. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If the heavy turnout for August’s primary in Teton County is any indication,...

    • Posted October 18, 2016
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  • How it will go

    Predictions from Jake Nichols’ crystal ball. Board of County Commissioners The race for Board of County Commissioners is a tough one to call. It will likely be a dogfight decided by the slimmest of margins. Democrats will...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • ELECTION 2014: Mayoral candidates talk valley’s big issues

    Planet Jackson Hole wraps up its Town of Jackson mayoral coverage with side-by-side comparisons on where candidates Sara Flitner and Mark Nowlin stand when it comes to the valley’s shortage of workforce housing, the Budge hill slide,...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Welcome to 2014 JH midterms

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Slips, slides and a whole lot of talk about housing have marked the campaign for the 2014 general election. Candidates for both town and county gigs have sniped at each other on occasion...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • OPINION: The case for progressive candidates

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As Natalia Macker, candidate for House District 22, wrote in a recent editorial in the JH News&Guide, “Voters want rational, responsible and reasonable people they can trust to represent them in the Legislature...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • The mayor’s last word

    Long run for candidates only the beginning Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In this last week of our general election, candidates can see the finish line. Some will win a seat, many for their first time, and begin...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • OPINION: Voting for the  current Contrarians

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I first arrived in Jackson Hole in 1980 riding a wave full of hippie environmentalist types. We had discovered the coolest place in America: unbelievable natural beauty; a remoteness that made one’s sense...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • ELECTION 2014: Candidates for county commissioners

    BEN ELLIS What does the county do well? With the programs we have in place, they’re incredibly efficient. We delivered the services that we agreed to deliver, from Parks and Rec to library to development of new...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • ELECTION 2014: Don’t sleep on HD 22 race

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The race for House District 22 – including much of northern Sublette County, Wilson and Hoback Junction in Teton County, and Alpine in Lincoln County – has nabbed headlines because of starkly different...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • ELECTION 2014: House 23 candidates talk recent bills

    Republican Jim Darwiche and Democrat Andy Schwartz discuss how they would have voted on a few watershed bills introduced in recent sessions. ANDY SCHWARTZ Concealed carry without a permit? I talked to a lot of sheriffs. This...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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