All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • 160224Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Estranged Bedfellows

    Does a growing divide between town and county leaders have electeds ‘out of joint?’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – Recent meetings between town and county officials have brought to light a palpable tension between the two government bodies....

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • 160224GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Wyoming Plays Politics with Healthcare

    How Medicaid expansion has shifted from a no-brainer to a head-scratcher. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Let it be known that I’m not a fan of Obamacare. But the majority of Americans (including me) believe that people have...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • 160224FoodieFiles
    THE FOODIE FILES: Après Appetites

    From bloodies and sloshies to sushi and sausage, investigating new and old ways to prolong that powdery feeling. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The dictionary defines après ski as the social activities that follow a day’s skiing. Around...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • 160217GuestOpinion1
    GUEST OPINION: The Giving Tree

    As the good Earth gives, are we losing sight of what we need to protect? JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s an ancient truth so fundamental that even a young child understands its importance. An ancient truth we...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • 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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