All posts tagged "pjh"

  • A Peace March at Standing Rock Monday ensued after a day of intense standoffs between the Protectors of Water and DAPL officials. (Photo: Wade Dunstan)
    THE BUZZ 2: More Residents Take a Stand

    Local efforts to support Standing Rock gain momentum. JACKSON HOLE WY – Chris Christian recently returned from North Dakota, and she’s going right back next week. She is among the thousands of people protesting the proposed North...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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    FEATURE: Lady Justice

    How one woman is waging the battle for Jackson’s voiceless. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Elisabeth Trefonas is skilled at making eloquent pleas on behalf of her clients, but on June 6, Trefonas’ voice trembled as she held...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • Confusion ensued recently when a fire department manager endorsed a county candidate. (Photo: Town of Jackson)
    THE BUZZ: Endorsement Furor

    Jackson assumes ‘big city’ political sensibilities, but not without clamor. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Political endorsements can be a powerful show of support for candidates. A stamp of approval from the right celebrity, fellow or former politico,...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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    THE BUZZ 3: Fracking Fright

    From Pavillion to the Bridger Teton, a recent study serves as a reminder that people and land may be in jeopardy from hydraulic fracturing. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Pavillion, Wyoming—a town of 236 people about 150 miles...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • Wayfinding sign at the Rec Center. (Jake Nichols)
    It’s On: Make Your Voice Heard Today in General Election

    Jackson Hole, WY – In temps hovering around freezing, throngs of valley voters flooded six vote centers this morning to cast their ballots in today’s general election. Less than half of the county’s registered voters will have the option of...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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    FEATURE: We the People

    An election issue for the people, by the people. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Planet has always given candidates the floor in its election issues. But this year, as we face the most important election in the...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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    The Candidates: Mayor

    Mayor (nonpartisan) Candidates: Mayor Sara Flitner and Pete Muldoon Sara Flitner Q: In what ways is our quality of life being eroded and/or enhanced? Flitner: There are more people here and more visitors, too, which means more...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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    MUSIC BOX: For The Greater Good

    The Wort and Rotary party down for a cause on their 75th anniversaries. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A casual stroll through the hallway that parallels the remodeled Silver Dollar Bar and Showroom paints a vibrant gambling parlor...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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    GUEST OPINION: We Forgot About Karyn

    Why you should vote for the 1 percent local option sales tax. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’m often asked why the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance has endorsed the 1 percent  local option sales tax on the November...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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    CULTURE KLASH: Artsy Roundup

    From the Video Blitz to printmaking bliss, don’t miss these events. A Year in Print JACKSON HOLE, WY – Join printmaker Walt Gerald for the opening of his solo show, “Forward Momentum,” at The Rose on Friday....

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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