All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • 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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  • 160106GetOut
    GET OUT: Before the Day Sleeps

    Twilight jaunts help to extend fleeting winter days. Jackson, WY – Summer is around the corner. The shocking notion weaseled its way into my mind before I could catch it. In a physical sense, the cold has...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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  • 151230CoverFeat
    Newsmaker 2015: The Future of Jackson Hole

    Will unchecked growth, climate change transform the valley into a place we don’t recognize? Jackson, WY – Something changed this past summer. We all felt it. It could be measured in part with quantifiable data, but much...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • 151230GuestOpinion1
    GUEST OPINION: Dude, Where’s My Car?

    Trading your car keys for a seat on the bus could ultimately result in more housing options. Jackson, WY – One of the most striking things I notice while walking (and yes, driving) around Jackson is how...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • 151216CoverFeat
    FEATURE: If I Knew Then…

    Gleaning wisdom and perspective from the valley’s golden agers. Jackson Hole, WY – Addie Donnan, 91, skied her last run at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort when she was in her late 80s. She stuck close to the...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151216GetOut
    GET OUT: Ice Me Down

    When the best part of an outdoor adventure is the (safe) art of spectating. Jackson Hole, WY – Tis the season to enjoy long days in the cold outdoors. The omnipresent mountains seem to provide somewhat chippy...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151209GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Know Before You Go

    Outdoor winter revelry can come at a high cost to our wild neighbors. Jackson, WY – We knew it was wrong, but we didn’t care. Over the past few seasons we’d logged hundreds of laps in Granite...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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