All posts tagged "Teton Pass"

  • Two Slides to a Story

    In less than two years, two avalanches on Teton Pass have impacted motorists and one driver is still grappling with the effects JACKSON HOLE, WY – A snowboarder-triggered avalanche April 13 on Teton Pass that partially buried a vehicle...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Defeated Drivers

    At least two lodged semis have closed Teton Pass in the last two weeks and irked commuters want change. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It has been a frustrating winter for those who travel Teton Pass often. Commuters...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • JUST IN: A Semi Closes Teton Pass, Again

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — A semi truck lodged on Teton Pass at mile post 10 closed the highway around 3:10 p.m., impacting hundreds of commuters just in time for their journeys home. If this sounds familiar, it’s...

    • Posted March 6, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: The Game of Risk

    Recent events in Jackson Hole highlight how people’s decisions in the valley have far reaching impacts on the community. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Jay Pistono had kids, his wife Patricia told him that if he died...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • JUST IN: Semi Closes Teton Pass

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – A semi truck lodged on Teton Pass at mile post 10 has closed the highway for the afternoon. The truck has chains on the tires, “but he’s stuck pretty good,” said Stephanie Harsha, public relations...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
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  • JUST IN: Pass Reopening Pushed to Sunday For Now

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — At least some glints of sun are shining down on road crews who continue to work on opening Teton Pass today. Though it was scheduled to reopen this morning, the pass’s reopening has...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • JUST IN: State of Emergency for Teton Village

    [Update, 4:30 p.m. Thursday: Resort officials are reporting some headway as a major effort to restore area power ensues. From JHMR’s Anna Cole: “Today a great deal of progress was made by Lower Valley Energy and they are...

    • Posted February 9, 2017
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  • Resort: Closure May Last 7 Days; WYDOT: No Unnecessary Travel

    In the wake of a raucous winter storm, power outages and treacherous road conditions endure across the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Jackson Hole Mountain Resort announced today it may be closed up to seven days after...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Storm Blows Roof off Housing Crisis

    How a community of commuters hurts Jackson Hole during emergency situations. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A winter storm that hampered access to the valley last week highlighted this area’s enduring housing crisis. From START Bus and schools...

    • Posted January 17, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Passing the Blame

    The recent avalanche on Teton Pass has ignited community debate about the safety of motorists and recreationists. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In the wake of the December 15 avalanche on Teton Pass, a discussion has ensued about...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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