All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • 160427TOU
    THEM ON US

    Priceless powder JACKSON HOLE, WY – In honor of Earth Day last week, and in consideration of computing the monetary value of snow to Jackson Hole, Teton Gravity Research crunched some numbers to come up with a...

    • Posted April 26, 2016
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  • 160406CoverFeature
    FEATURE: Single Mommy Solitude

    How Wyoming’s refusal to expand Medicaid is hurting struggling moms. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Tyduce is only four weeks old. His dark blue eyes light up a room, and he loves to cuddle. With a roof over...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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  • 160224GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Wyoming Plays Politics with Healthcare

    How Medicaid expansion has shifted from a no-brainer to a head-scratcher. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Let it be known that I’m not a fan of Obamacare. But the majority of Americans (including me) believe that people have...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • 160217Buzz2
    THE BUZZ: No Weed for Wyoming

    A third of the way through the legislative process has already left a graveyard of dead bills. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Legislative Budget Session convened for a full day on President’s Day as state lawmakers slogged...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • 160217Buzz1
    THE BUZZ: Black as Coal

    The plight of an endangered industry is illuminated as Teton County looks for school construction funds. JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING – Winding trenches of black coal seams carve across Powder River Basin’s infertile earth. Since the 1970s, commercial...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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    GUEST OPINION II: More Reasons to Raise Minimum Wage

    In Wyoming, increasing workers’ pay promises benefits to everyone. Time and time again, people in Wyoming vote against their own best interests. Many who live in poverty — if they vote at all — inexplicably select candidates...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • 151230TOU
    THEM ON US

    Leno truckin’ with JH Winslow Bent, owner of Legacy Classic Trucks in Jackson Hole, stopped by “Jay Leno’s Garage” to show the comedian some of the finer points of the 1942, six-wheeled Dodge Power Wagon his company...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • 151216TOU
    THEM ON US

    Jackson Hole II Yet another article on the “other” Jackson Hole in the Far East has rekindled interest and initiated the uninformed on the alter-community in China fashioning itself after our beloved valley. A New York Times...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151216Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Gunning for Justice

    Taking sides and aim at the Second Amendment in the wake of mass shootings. Jackson Hole, WY – The candlelight vigil held last Thursday night on Town Square was to commemorate the third anniversary of the Sandy...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151028CongressionalChronicles
    CONGRESSIONAL CHRONICLES

    Citizens say ‘back off’ the public land takeover. Landslide Field reps from Wyoming’s D.C. delegation admitted that hardly anybody comes to their quarterly “Office Hours” soiree held in Jackson. The scheduled gripe session is poorly publicized but...

    • Posted October 27, 2015
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