All posts tagged "pjh"

  • 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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  • Cloud formation above Grand Teton. (Photo credit: Jackie Skaggs, GTNP)
    THEM ON US

    Eyes on the skies  All eyes were on the skies last weekend in Jackson Hole. Grand Teton National Park’s spokesperson Jackie Skaggs snapped a few photos of a unique cloud formation over the Grand on Thursday. She...

    • 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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  • Happy skier: Brian Becker
    PLANET Pick: Up your backcountry game

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The backcountry is an increasingly popular place these days. As the valley plays host to unseasonably warm temps and azure skies (climate change, anyone?), more folks are venturing out in search of powder....

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Rhythmic flare a la World’s Finest accompanies the mid-February flush of music offerings. (Photo credit: World’s Finest)
    MUSIC BOX: Everything under the Finest sun

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The first thing that comes to mind when a band unabashedly calls themselves World’s Finest is that they must think highly of themselves. Yet the first song on its Web site’s music player...

    • 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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  • 021115feature.lead
    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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  • 021115feedme.lead
    Feed Me! Gather’s got it going on

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Two restaurants have opened downtown this winter. The first one I ate at was less than inspiring. Hatch was alright, but it could be anywhere and there was nothing on its menu or...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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