All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • Alan Hirschfield (left) and Terry Winchell.
    TRIBUTE TO ALAN HIRSCHFIELD: Altruistic art lover planted strong community roots

    A tribute to Jackson Hole resident Alan Hirschfield Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A former Hollywood exec that helped bring us Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Taxi Driver, Jackson Hole resident Alan Hirschfield died at the...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • Voted by staffers as ‘the nicest senator,’ Mike Enzi is taking his number knowledge to Washington. PHOTO: MIKE ENZI
    PROPS & DISSES

    Enzi tackles the math Senator Mike Enzi, a self-admitted “numbers guy,” will be chairing the Budget Committee in Washington. It’s an honor Enzi was made for and, surprisingly, the first time a trained accountant has actually served...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • Lovejoy streaks across Taurus the Bull. PHOTO: MIKE CAVAROC
    THEM ON US

    Hollywood-Hole exec passes Alan Hirschfield’s passing made most of the Hollywood trades early this week. Variety, ABC News, and Deadline were among dozens of outlets to carry the news. The Hollywood Reporter already had it added to...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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    Hooters rumor a bust

    JACKSON HOLE, WY- The whole town’s talking about it. The rumor. Hooters is coming to Jackson Hole. The Planet tracked it down and we have confirmation the rumor is just that. A hoax. The buzz began with a...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • 011415bornbread.lead
    Native exposure

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Jackson Hole natives share certain discernible traits. Some point to a distinct nonchalance and a lack of urgency, which many of us transplants mimic for years before true mastery. Others might say it’s...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • PHOTO: MIKE ADLER
    THIS WEEK JANUARY 15-20, 2015

    CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS THURSDAY 1.15 Armchair to China Venture on a virtual hike with Mike Adler and be transported on a journey through the wild countryside of China including the rice paddies of Lonsheng and hiking cantilevered trails....

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • Touring his new country by way of Volkswagen bus, Jim Darwiche’s wanderlust brought him to Jackson Hole in 1977. PHOTO: JIM DARWICHE
    Living the dream: Local businessman shares his exodus from Middle East to great American West

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The first thing you notice about Jim Darwiche is the smile. That smile is everywhere on the Town Square in all seasons. Darwiche is always walking about downtown, from one of his businesses...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • Abhorrent #creepytings vandalism in Yosemite National Park. PHOTO: modernhiker.com
    PROPS & DISSES

    The art of seduction: A river runs through it  It is unconscionable to perceive how the same federal agency that bans hunting, four-wheeling, biking, dogs, camping (without a fee or permit), fishing (without a fee), canoeing (without...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • 010715thisweek.lead
    This Week January 7 – 13, 2015

    Calendar Highlights WEDNESDAY 1.7 French fare, wild art Savor a relaxed fine dining experience featuring a shared plate French menu, wine and desserts paired with world-class wildlife art. Wild Wednesday Dinner, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at National...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • Passing the torch in fight for free speech

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It was early one morning in November 2002 and Judd was listening to KSGT while shaving his head when he heard the news of the merger between the Jackson Hole News and the...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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