All posts tagged "Teton County"

  • Teton Pass Avalanche Investigation Concludes

    Questions linger after law enforcement officials announced today they lack evidence, probable cause to pin a backcountry user in the mammoth avalanche on Teton Pass. Jackson Hole, WY — Teton County Sheriff officials do not have enough...

    • Posted December 20, 2016
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  • Pass Reopens, No Fatalities Reported

    Jackson Hole, WY — After a long night for commuting motorists, WYDOT and Search and Rescue officials, Teton Pass reopened at 9:15 this morning with no reported fatalites. The pass had been closed since around 5 p.m. Thursday after...

    • Posted December 16, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Sheltering JH Renters

    Will tenant protections move the needle on the valley’s historic housing crisis? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Hole’s housing woes are plentiful. However, members of the housing advocacy group Shelter JH see a way to start tackling...

    • Posted December 15, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Culture of Acceptance

    Students tackling social justice send a message to the community. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Since the beginning of the school year eighth graders at Journeys School have been working on their capstone service project with Parents and...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Support Sieve

    While the state slashes funding, mental health services are more in demand than ever in Teton County. JACKSON HOLE, WY – How to look ahead when forced to cut back? That’s the question county mental health service...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Numbers and Neighborhoods

    A break down of local voter behavior by area. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Tuesday’s general election held a few surprises—one of them was not turnout. A high number of voters showed up at the polls as history...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 4: Blossoming Activists

    A generation of politically engaged young people is born. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Kalamu ya Salaam, an activist and social critic from New Orleans, said the Civil Rights Movement revealed so many injustices that “it was unthinkable...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 5: Penny For Your Thoughts

    Making sense of the 1 percent sales tax failure. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last week Teton County voters shot down the 1 percent general sales tax ballot measure in a 6,800 to 5,435 vote. Money generated from...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • Election Results 2016

    Jackson Hole, WY — All votes counted (9:11 p.m.). Results are unofficial, winners are in red. MAYOR 2,376 Sara Flitner 2,414 Pete Muldoon Recount potential? An automatic hand recount is triggered if the winning margin is within 1 percent variance...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • 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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