All posts tagged "opinion"

  • 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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  • FROM OUR READERS

    King Confusion Jackson, WY – Marvin Gaye’s great song, “What’s Going On,” keeps coming to mind whenever I glance up at Snow King. During the 15 years that we have lived at the base of these wild,...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • GUEST OPINION: Raise the Minimum Wage

    Workers’ wages are not keeping pace with soaring rents, so it’s time town council take action. Jackson Hole, WY – I’ve been writing these bi-monthly columns from the perspective of the average resident; low-to-middle-income Jackson residents who are...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    Mayday, Mayday, Mayday! What an utter train wreck opening day on the forest was. Zealous horn hunters managed to capsize boats (twice), start forest fires and drown a horse. In past years, these weekend warriors have engaged...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    Wildlife woes  Jackson, Wyoming – Spring is the roughest time for wildlife. Ungulates are weak, but still calving and fawning. Carnivores are hungry after a long winter of slim pickings. Omnivores, those that hibernate, are grouchy and...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    National Park (at your) Service  Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In celebration of their 100-year anniversary, National Park System officials are hoping to get a bump in funding from Washington. President Obama’s record-setting budget calls for $3 billion...

    • Posted February 3, 2015
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  • Well, that happened: Cuddle up to 2015

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Right now, at this very moment, you are experiencing something difficult. Something that has been sucking your time and energy from you. It could be a financial worry or a physical hang up...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Guaranteed winning Powerball strategies

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Wyoming finally has the lottery! I’ve spent hours planning how best to spend my winnings. I will want a Ferrari and maybe a second trailer house on a sunny beach filled with bikini-clad...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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