All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • Evidence for the DEQ: Piper and Ryder Benjamin dipping their feet in a small Wyoming stream. But what, pray tell, are the GPS coordinates? (Photo: Craig Benjamin)
    GUEST OPINION: Five times the feces?

    Speak up now to keep Wyoming waters clean Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Imagine you’re on a backpacking trip with your kids somewhere in the Wyoming backcountry. You come across a shallow mountain stream, the kids wade in...

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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    FEATURE: High Hopes

    How one woman is leading the battle to legalize weed in Wyoming Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Chris Christian does not seem like your typical advocate for the decriminalization of marijuana. The 66-year-old grandmother is a participant in...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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    GUEST OPINION: Curbing dirty energy

    State officials must blaze a new path to protect Wyoming’s other resources This piece is part two in a two-part series (the first part – “Fueling the Future” – ran on July 28) leading up to a...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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    THE BUZZ: Coalicious

    Wyoming struggles with coal’s bleak future [An earlier version of this article stated that the Democratic National Party had issued a statement condemning Obama’s Clean Power Plan. The DNC did not in fact issue a statement against the...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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    FEATURE: Quiet casualties

    Why we shouldn’t stay silent about suicides in a small town Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Many people who attempt suicide often talk about wanting rest or trying to find peace. They don’t want to die so much but...

    • Posted July 28, 2015
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    GUEST OPINION: Fueling the future

    It’s time to embrace a new energy trajectory in the Cowboy State This piece is part one in a two-part series. The second part runs August 12, one day before a public meeting co-hosted by the Jackson...

    • Posted July 28, 2015
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  • Pro-rider Travis Rice and artist Tim Tomkinson collaborated on a design, now available as a poster print, invoking the essence of Wyoming. (Photo: Asymbol Gallery)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Cowboy State cool

    T. Rice teamed up with artist to promote Wyo. flavors, now available for your wall  Jackson Hole, Wyoming  It’s easy to forget there is more to Wyoming than the stunning Tetons, but snowboarder Travis Rice and artist...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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    Queer in the Cowboy State

    Gay marriage is a start, but Wyoming has a long way to go Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Don’t ask, don’t tell. That’s how Bettie Taylor of Jackson, Wyoming, describes the atmosphere for members of the LGBT community...

    • Posted June 16, 2015
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  • Photo cutline: Kelly Warm Springs (above) heat up; the Gros Ventre’s iconic red hills (below).
    GET OUT: Red hills and rain

    Enjoying easy, stormy access to the Gros Ventre Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It’s been a while since I’ve been up the Gros Ventre Road. I thought this would be a suitable time to explore given the seemingly...

    • Posted June 9, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    One foot in the Grove  The Grove is too far gone to save or scrap. The decision to award a construction contract for the second phase of the maligned affordable housing project is the only reasonable way...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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