All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

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    Snapped in JH: Power of Place awarded to Manuel Lopez

    Photos by Adam J. Howard.   A ceremony was held today on the Town Square to recognize Snow King’s Manuel Lopez, who received the Power of Place award from the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce. This award...

    • Posted August 18, 2014
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  • 081314spetpenny
    SPET proposals: penny saved, penny earned

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Each year about $10 million dollars is collected from the sixth penny on Teton County’s 6 percent sales tax. The Specific Purpose Excise Tax uses that money to fund voter-approved projects. A simple...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • Teton County coroner: Deputy or doctor

    The job of coroner involves very few silver linings but three people are asking for your vote to take the helm of death investigation services in Teton County. Republican candidate Russell Nelson advances to the general election...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • 072314politics.darwiche.lea
    New era for House District 23

    The race for House District 23. It seems odd even writing that. Keith Gingery held the spot with an iron grip since 2004. No one dared even challenge the five-time incumbent in the primary or general elections...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • 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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  • 080614themonus4
    THEM ON US

    Cool runner Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Any story that begins with, “The diarrhea wouldn’t stop” has our attention. Nice lede, Dashiell Young-Saver. The piece in the LA Times went on to herald local extreme runner Lisa Smith-Batchen...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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  • Chris Isaak takes the Tetons.
    MUSIC BOX: Summer music scene red hot

    By my acute calculations, the climax of summer music offerings is this week. Get it while it’s hot! Targhee Bluegrass celebrates No. 27 Jackson Hole, Wyoming – If you’re not juiced for this year’s Targhee Bluegrass Festival...

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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  • "All right, all right, all right." Profound words from Matthew McConaughey's character, Wooderson in Dazed and Confused.
    Summer daze at the People’s Market Bike-In movie

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When my best friend in junior high gifted me with a copy of Dazed and Confused, I behaved as if she had just handed me a bag of weed straight from the film....

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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  • Jackson Hole Airport offers a unique set of challenges as an airport located in a national park with a particularly short runway. Photo by Luca Diana.
    Cleared for landing

    High-flying airport director sets down in Jackson Hole.   Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Jackson Hole economy rises and falls in close correlation with deplanement numbers at the airport. Especially during winter, when few dare to brave...

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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  • John Stennis
    PULSE ON POLITICS: Town candidates sound off

    PJH: Does the town need to do more to provide sidewalks, pathways and alternate avenues for non-motorized travel? Geneva Chong (mayor): Yes, there is always room for improvement. As areas are developed access should be completed whether...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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