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    FEATURE: BUZZ-TED

    State and local attitudes toward DUI have sobered considerably in last decade. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Laughter boomed through the hall as a baffled Representative Keith Gingery stood at the podium. It was February 2005 and the...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • e.leaven’s sticky bun looks much better than it is. (Photo credit: Geraldine Mishev)
    FEED ME: E.leaven does not go to 11

    Walking into e.leaven at 9 on Monday morning, I wondered how it could stay open. A private room off to the side had some sort of meeting going on in it with maybe two dozen people present,...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • Packrafting in front of the Tetons. (Photo credit: backpackinglight.com)
    PROPS & DISSES

    Let ‘em burn bill Adherence to International Building Code may not be the sexiest topic at the state capitol, and it hardly appears to be a pressing matter in Teton County, but what a handy little piece...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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    This Week’s PLANET Picks

    Craft cocktail cool Next time you order a craft cocktail, take a moment to note the love and attention poured into your libation. From exacting technique to house-made, quality ingredients, craft cocktails taste noticeably different than a...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • Cheney protesters gather on the University of Wyoming campus (Photo credit: Casper Tribune)
    THEM ON US

    Forever valentine A Casper man made national headlines when he gave his wife flowers for Valentine’s Day. Big deal, right? Him and 20 million other guys. Well, Jim Golay did it from the grave. When Shelly received...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: 50 Shades of Black Silk

    Last week I interviewed Christina Grey for The Planet. Christina is a Sotheby’s realtor who amassed a fortune by selling unique, one-of-a-kind, unmatched, exceptional, distinctive, legacy properties with panoramic, amazing and powerful views. There was immediate chemistry...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • COSMIC CAFE: Q. How does being adopted fit into reincarnation theory?

    Q. How does being adopted fit into reincarnation theory? A: Whether you are adopted or not, it is assumed that every aspect of the circumstances of your life and upbringing are part of the “software” your soul...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Local criticism (and other awkward situations)

    Over the weekend, I hosted a Ukrainian traveler named Jurij through the CouchSurfing.org Web site. I wanted to give him a grand tour of the Jackson Hole nightlife scene and took him bar hopping. We checked out...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • At least some of the author’s friends can catch fish in the winter. Sarah Zermani gets stoked on her winter catch. (Photo credit: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Fish out of season

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When the weather warms and the days are high pressure, part of me longs for the ocean. Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, I don’t really care, but the idea of sunbathing on a nice beach...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    COWBOY POLITICS

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The supplemental budget bill carefully crafted for months by the Joint Appropriations Committee will be reworked by the 78 other legislators this week with 81 amendments scheduled during second reading Tuesday and probably...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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