All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • Jack White on stage at the Pink Garter Theatre in Jackson.
    Jackson, Wyo., gets Jack White

    Jackson, Wyoming – Jacksonites have been camped out all day on Glenwood and Broadway Avenues to score $3 tickets to one of two shows Jack White plays today at Pink Garter Theatre. Following his Coachella performance, White...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    This Week’s PLANET Picks

    When in doubt, look up An artist’s work often reflects the complexion of his environs. Different surroundings, people, and energy all have a way of seeping into the creative process. When photographer Bailey Russel moved from Seattle...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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    Best of Jackson Hole 2015 Reader’s Choice Poll

    People & Living  Best Non-profit Gold: Habitat for Humanity Silver: PAWS of Jackson Hole Bronze: Animal Adoption Center   Best Charity Event Gold: Old Bill’s Fun Run Silver: Bras for a Cause (Soroptimists) Bronze: Dancing with the...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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    COWBOY POLITICS: It’s a wrap: Final legislative report

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The 2015 Wyoming Legislature left Cheyenne right on schedule March 6 with a few things to brag about and a couple of things that could fairly be termed “regrettable.” At the ritual end-of-session...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • NEWS FEATURE: Agreeing on science, Budget bill paves way for adoption of updated education standards

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The tables were turned for Next Generation Science Standards in Wyoming when Governor Matt Mead signed House Bill 23 into law on March 2. This new bill effectively countermands the ramifications of a...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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  • COWBOY POLITICS: Legislature eyes finish line, Science wins, guns heat up the floor

    Ban on teaching climate science lifted The 2014 budget bill footnote that barred the State Board of Education from looking at Next Generation Science Standards is gone. HB23 was written by Rep. John Patton of Sheridan to...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • After a number of residential ‘field trips,’ Grizzly 760 was put down much to the dismay of many valley residents. PHOTO: THEHOLEPICTURE.COM
    2014 A year to forget for wildlife

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The year 2014 will be remembered as tough on wildlife. From an unfortunate moose fatality in the Gros Ventre to an elk bloodbath in the park to a high-profile grizzly removal, the passing...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Where is everybody? Desolation Row in Jeffrey City. PHOTO: LELAND RUCKER
    PROPS & DISSES

    Bare minimum doesn’t cut it One clear way to assess whether your politician has a Democratic heart or a Republican heart is to watch how they vote next month on a bill sponsored by Rep. Jim Byrd,...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Resolved to drink more

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Susie, my Healthy Being Juice girl, stopped by last night. “I have my New Year’s resolution made!” she exclaimed. “I can’t wait to hear,” I said, showing the animated excitement of a snail...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Seminoe has 180 miles of shoreline and is one of the largest man-made reservoirs in Wyoming. WYOMING TOURISM
    Water weight

    Examining new efforts to protect a precious Wyoming resource Jackson Hole, Wyoming – During this past summer, as high-profile news concerning Medicaid expansion, wolf management and same-sex marriage grabbed headlines, a monumental shift in thinking occurred that...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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