All posts tagged "Teton County"

  • THE BUZZ 3: Rec Rookies

    Teton County receives little representation in state’s new outdoor recreation task force. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Although Jackson Hole is a nexus of outdoor recreation, only two people will represent Teton County in the state’s new 26-person...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • Sheriff: ICE’s Visit Was Routine

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Over the weekend officers from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) were in Jackson to detain about nine people with warrants for their arrest. By Monday they’d arrested four people, raising concerns among...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Missing Lawmakers Dismay Residents

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Frustrated Teton County residents filed into the county building last Thursday for a meeting with field reps from the offices of Sens. Barrasso and Enzi and Rep. Cheney. Since the start of the...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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  • Sheriff and Police Put Deportation Fears to Rest

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Teton County Sheriff Jim Whalen and Jackson Police Chief Todd Smith issued a joint statement Monday addressing fears about how the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown will affect undocumented immigrants in the valley....

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • Make Sense of SPET

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – After two months of seemingly interminable town and county deliberation, it is now up to the public to decide which SPET initiatives are worthy of their cents. To learn more, the Town of...

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Pillar of Support

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – October 29 was an average day in Teton County dispatch. Calls occasionally lit up the desktop screens of dispatchers Jenn McGrath and Jim Ligori, all to the soundtrack of radio chatter from officers...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Four’s a Crowd

    Senior center, Children’s Learning Center, CWC and boat ramp stalled in SPET discussion. JACKSON HOLE, WY – County commissioners and town councilors failed to reach a decision Monday with what Teton County Commissioner Mark Newcomb called the...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Deciphering Disaster

    Is the valley destined for more wild, destructive storms as climate change tightens its grip around Jackson? JACKSON HOLE, WY – The now infamous winter storm of 2017 was a literal disaster for Teton County. Flooding, 90...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Normalcy Returns as State of Emergency Expires

      JACKSON HOLE, WY — A Teton County state of emergency expired Monday signaling an official rebound for residents and businesses in Teton Village and surrounding areas. After its first multi-day closure since 1986, Jackson Hole Mountain...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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  • JUST IN: Officials Dispel Immigration Enforcement Rumors

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — Rumors have been proliferating around the valley this weekend that US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials are knocking on doors in search of undocumented immigrants. According to Teton County Sheriff’s Office and Jackson Police...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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