All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • NEWS FEATURE: Agreeing on science, Budget bill paves way for adoption of updated education standards

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The tables were turned for Next Generation Science Standards in Wyoming when Governor Matt Mead signed House Bill 23 into law on March 2. This new bill effectively countermands the ramifications of a...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    (Un)Chartered waters Charter Communications is a giant junk show. The cable/Internet/phone provider formerly known as Bresnan-cum-Optimum has fumbled the handoff from previous valley providers and brought customer service to a new low. Councilman Don Frank, in his...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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  • GUEST OPINION: Don’t let Jackson become Vail

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A dozen years ago my girlfriend Stacy (now wife of nearly nine years) gave me a T-shirt that still rings true. It was a plain white shirt with the words “Vail Sucks” across...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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    FEATURE: Taking Shots, Vaccine debate spikes the Tetons

    For more than 90 percent of U.S. residents, a shot in the arm is a childhood rite of passage. But a great debate this year has offered deeper insight into how and why parents are making decisions...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • Shari Brownfield enjoying the Gregor Hildebrandt exhibition at Galerie Wentrup, Art Basel, Miami, 2014.  (Photo credit: Shari Brownfield)
    CULTURE FRONT: Jackson creative reinvents herself

    Shari Brownfield is an art-world dynamo. I met Shari a few years ago when she was in the thick of running her successful children’s clothing company, Soren Lorensen Design. When bulk production proved untenable for the hand-made...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • PHOTO CUTLINE: Dan Corn and Dana Larkin cuddle up at Snow King. (Photo credit: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Are we skiing or dating?

    Much of our culture in Jackson is based upon outdoor activities. For now, a popular hobby of choice is skiing. It seems ski dates in this community often happen during the day, and are somewhat ambiguous even...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • Winter caretaker Steve Fuller. (Photo credit: CBS News)
    THEM ON US

    The Shining Admit it: You want Steve Fuller’s job. The grizzled 70-something has been battling Yellowstone’s winters as the park caretaker for 42 years but he wouldn’t call himself a loner. “What an extraordinary landscape, huh?” he...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • Mix Master Mike PHOTO CREDITS: ALL COURTESY
    MUSIC BOX: March Radness at the Vill

    Even if powder days haven’t been stacked within our weekly schedule as of late, come early March there’s always reprieve with Music Under the Tram (March 7 – April 5) and the accompanying Rendezvous Fest (March 19...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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    FEATURE: BUZZ-TED

    State and local attitudes toward DUI have sobered considerably in last decade. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Laughter boomed through the hall as a baffled Representative Keith Gingery stood at the podium. It was February 2005 and the...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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  • e.leaven’s sticky bun looks much better than it is. (Photo credit: Geraldine Mishev)
    FEED ME: E.leaven does not go to 11

    Walking into e.leaven at 9 on Monday morning, I wondered how it could stay open. A private room off to the side had some sort of meeting going on in it with maybe two dozen people present,...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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