All posts tagged "Teton County"

  • THE BUZZ: Housing Watch

    Council OKs car camping and relaxed affordable housing regulations. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Almost 12 hours of exhaustive town council meetings yielded, among other things, a handful of victories for housing projects, if being allowed to sleep...

    • Posted May 16, 2017
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  • SPET Sound Off

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Results from the SPET election poured in Tuesday evening and they reflected a shift from what the community once identified as key priorities: transportation and housing, at least among the 45 percent of...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • SPET Voting Today

    Some Quick SPET Beta Vote today for 11 capital projects for housing, transportation, public safety, education, senior care and recreation to be funded by SPET. Polls are open till 7 p.m. and unregistered Teton County voters can...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Feeding a Need

    Digging into food and funding insecurity in Teton County schools. JACKSON HOLE, WY – An uncertain financial future for Teton County School District could impact some of its most vulnerable students. But in the face of proposed...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Narrative by Numbers

    Unpacking ICE’s past, present and future in Teton County. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was recently in Jackson to arrest nine undocumented people. These detainments—four were arrested—have spurred questions about ICE’s role in...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • 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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