All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • COSMIC CAFE: Q. How does being adopted fit into reincarnation theory?

    Q. How does being adopted fit into reincarnation theory? A: Whether you are adopted or not, it is assumed that every aspect of the circumstances of your life and upbringing are part of the “software” your soul...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Local criticism (and other awkward situations)

    Over the weekend, I hosted a Ukrainian traveler named Jurij through the CouchSurfing.org Web site. I wanted to give him a grand tour of the Jackson Hole nightlife scene and took him bar hopping. We checked out...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • At least some of the author’s friends can catch fish in the winter. Sarah Zermani gets stoked on her winter catch. (Photo credit: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Fish out of season

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When the weather warms and the days are high pressure, part of me longs for the ocean. Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, I don’t really care, but the idea of sunbathing on a nice beach...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Wyoming_Cowboys2
    COWBOY POLITICS

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The supplemental budget bill carefully crafted for months by the Joint Appropriations Committee will be reworked by the 78 other legislators this week with 81 amendments scheduled during second reading Tuesday and probably...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Where the goldfish play. (Photo credit: Jeana Haarman)
    PROPS & DISSES

    Tourism to the rescue Chamber of Commerce president Jeff Golightly returned from the Legislative session in Cheyenne recently with good news: The Wyoming tourism industry is healthy and thriving. “We were confident that 2014 was going to...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Nebraska 1924: My mother and friends after escaping from the fashion 5-0. (Photo credit: Jean Webber)
    GALLOPIN’ GRANDMA: Lifelong fashion police fugitive

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A few years ago when I was in high school, my mother made me an Easter outfit. It was a pink, and I mean pink, corduroy suit. I chose to accessorize my ensemble...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • ‘Gros Ventre’ by Todd Kosharek.
    ART FEATURE: Daly Projects delivers new energy

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A little off the main tourist path around Town Square, away from the galleries featuring wildlife bronzes and cowboy paintings, is one of those places Meg Daly hopes people will seek out as...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    FEATURE: Homegrown Equality – Teton towns ahead of state legislatures on LGBT issues

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The state legislatures of Wyoming and Idaho are among the nation’s most conservative when it comes to social issues, in particular rights for the LGBT community. However, the communities of Jackson Hole and...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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  • 021115getout.lead
    Get Out: Welcome snow-deprived refugees

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It seems like Jackson is one of the few places in North America that has enjoyed a healthy snowpack this year. Some may attribute the constant rain and lack of snow in other...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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  • Screen Door Porch debuts their latest album with a party at Dornan’s. (Photo credit: Stephen Williams)
    MUSIC BOX: Screen Door settles in

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – With the release of their third album, Modern Settler, Screen Door Porch has attained the sonic comfort of something as familiar as a perfectly worn pair of leather boots. With 10 distinctive tracks,...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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