All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • A Legacy of Conservation

    Teton County Republicans host Theodore Roosevelt IV   JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Paul Vogelheim became chairman of the Teton County Republican Party last March, he sat down with the executive committee and members to identify three...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Local Syndrome: Mixing It Up

    The relevance and redundancy of Jackson’s best happy hour JACKSON HOLE, WY – Ah, the beloved Chamber Mixer. We’ve all been to at least one, and we’ll all go again. The locations shift, the catering varies, but...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • The New West: Reigniting Heated Lessons

    What did Yellowstone fires of 1988 really teach us? Thirty years ago, following spring warmup, a storm pattern rolled into the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, leading many to believe the rest of summer would be “normal.” Some 18...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Reporter’s Notebook: Can’t Fool History

    Lessons on resistance and being present during ‘Hamilton’s’ Salt Lake City performance Salt Lake City, Utah – “Is there somethin’ going on tonight?” our Lyft driver asked, eyeing our outfits. Seated in the back of a Chevy...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • How to Become Cultured… ‘AF’

    This ain’t your parents’ trivia night JACKSON HOLE, WY – Andrew Munz turned on the speaker system at The Rose for a question during Cultured AF, Jackson’s newest trivia game. An orchestra erupted in the room, sounds...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Creative Peaks: Caught in the Rapture

    Riot Act show weaves together feminism, comedy, life questions JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Kathleen Godines first read Gina Gionfriddo’s Rapture, Blister, Burn she didn’t see the humor. “The second time I read it, I chuckled a...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • How the untold trauma of Teton rescues extends beyond the injured

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – In January 2017, Connor Nolan was caught in an avalanche while traversing from Gothic Couloir on Cody Peak back to Teton Village. Nolan, 23, had accomplished a goal that tops many Jackson athletes’...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Federal Immigration and Intimidation

    ICE visit highlights change in protocol and a community mired in confusion JACKSON HOLE, WY – Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials rolled into town in unmarked cars on April 25 and 26 and arrested two Teton...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • The New West: The Greater Goal

    Let’s have a common place to celebrate our ecosystem JACKSON HOLE, WY – We are Greater Yellowstoneans. We share an ecosystem and yet often it seems as if we dwell in different worlds. Consider the differing politics...

    • Posted April 26, 2018
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  • Local Syndrome: The Jackson Hole Hijack, Part 3

    The subtle art of defining a crisis without a solution JACKSON HOLE, WY – I conclude this trilogy of housing columns from a guest bedroom in my parents’ basement in Hoback. I am one of few residents...

    • Posted April 26, 2018
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