All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • 160203GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Playing Safe

    Let’s make the best decisions possible in the backcountry, and stay alive. Jackson, WY – Our decisions have consequences. This hit home for me on Monday, March 7, 2005, when one decision saved a life; another, nearly...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • 160203Buzz
    THE BUZZ: One Step Forward, Two Back

    Budge gets moved while Housing Authority remains a concept. Jackson, WY – How fitting to be writing this Buzz on Groundhog Day. Like the movie that never ends and always begins the same, members of the board...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • 160203WTH
    WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Trading the Hole for the Unknown

    A microcosm of international travelers come together to WorkAway. Last fall, over two steaming cups of tea at the Lotus Cafe, Jamie Dunphy and I chatted about my plans for Iceland. I knew that my life in Jackson...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • 160127MusicBox
    MUSIX BOX: Wild for John Wayne’s World

    Instrumental jazz-funk-soul project expands scope with vocalist. Jackson, WY – Drummer John Wayne Harris, Jr. has been the backbone in several local music projects since moving to the valley a handful of years ago—Elk Attack, Mandatory Air,...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • 160127Buzz2
    THE BUZZ II: Real Talk

    ‘22 in 21’ ushers serious valley issues to the forefront. Jackson, WY – Is child homelessness a battle being waged in Teton County? The fifth annual “22 in 21” conference illuminated that at least 28 valley students...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • 160120GetOut
    GET OUT: Peaceful Pow

    Enjoying solitude and untracked champagne in an unlikely place. Jackson, WY – I don’t love powder days. Nope, those 24 hours subsequent to precipitation of substantial amounts of snow just doesn’t do it for me. Don’t get me...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • 160120Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Winds of Change

    Citizens are heard on commercial, but tax tango irks some. Jackson, WY – The joint town and county meeting (JIM) on January 12 promised to be groundbreaking. Indeed, it did not disappoint. Wearied from talking a good...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • 160113Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Room and Board

    Has the lodging tax run its course? Jackson, WY – Timing is everything. More than two decades ago, as the final touches were being put on the 1994 Comprehensive Plan, valley voters had had it with tourists....

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • 160113GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Repair the System

    Americans are demanding a political system that represents the people and Jackson is poised to follow suit. “The most effective way to cope with change is to create it.” – L.W. Lynett “He that will not apply...

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • 160106GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Resolutions for a Better Jackson

    Eleven things we can do in 2016 to improve the place we call home. Jackson, WY – It’s that time of year, when we resolve to create a better future, for ourselves, and for our community. In...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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