All posts tagged "Jackson Town Council"

  • Friess + Trump = ‘Civility’

    Town council candidate organizes protest in response to Donald Trump, Jr.’s appearance today. Jackson Hole, WY — Mr. anti-Skittles is coming to town. Donald Trump, Jr., son of presidential candidate Donald Trump, will appear at a fundraising...

    • Posted October 3, 2016
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  • They’re In: Primary Election Results

    Mayor Pete Muldoon                 780 Sara Flitner                     752   Mark Obringer               494 Stephen...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • FEATURE: High Stakes Primary

    Why citizens need to show up and vote on August 16. The primary election is here and one thing is fairly certain, one thing we know: history says most of you won’t show up. The 34 percent...

    • Posted August 9, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Incentive or Subsidy?

    Disagreement persists as town passes short-term rentals in downtown Jackson. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A last minute “tweak” has turned into a full-time haggle as the mayor and town council try to incentivize workforce housing in the downtown...

    • Posted July 12, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Lodging Flip-Flop

    Elected officials oscillate on a decision that could exacerbate the housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Jackson Town Council switched its stance to include commercial development in downtown Jackson last week, causing some residents to question...

    • Posted June 28, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Pulse on Politics

    A first glance at the candidates vying to lead, represent the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY  – The field of candidates for local office is set with the passing of last Friday’s deadline. Every local race—county commission, town...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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  • Former Planet Publisher Goes For Council

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Judd Grossman, co-founder and former co-publisher of Planet Jackson Hole, announced he will vie for a seat on Town Council. The local musician is challenging incumbents Hailey Morton Levinson and Jim Stanford. “My principles and...

    • Posted May 23, 2016
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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Embrace your election grief As we navigate the emotional landscape of the current political climate one may wonder if the five stages of grief apply. All signs point to yes—we are suffering a certain kind of death...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    Party til the cows come home The decision by county commissioners to grant the Snake River Ranch the right to host up to 23 special events per year on their property was a tough call. Is it...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • PULSE ON POLITICS: A funny thing happened on the way to the forum

    Ed Cheramy kicked off the county Tea Party forum at the Virginian with the declaration that this would not be some kind of circus where candidates were surprised by questions that might encourage them to think beyond...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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