All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • 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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  • Lyft Joins Uber in Jackson Hole

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — The news of Uber launching yesterday in Jackson Hole—a place where public buses and taxis leave transit connection holes for many residents—spread fast. “I just took an Uber in Jackson, WY. It was...

    • Posted March 4, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Native Sense

    Can Wyoming’s first Native American woman lawmaker provide a sane Republican alternative to Trumpism? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Newly-elected Wyoming state Senator Affie Ellis seemed out of place at the ultra-right Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) conference...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: American Dreams, Undocumented Fears

    A ‘Day Without Immigrants’ illuminated the young people in Jackson fearful for their families and their futures. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For one month Nesley Corona waited in Agua Prieta in the state of Sonora, Mexico, with...

    • Posted February 21, 2017
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  • A Day Without Immigrants in Jackson Hole

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — More than 100 Jacksonites, a number of high school students among them, braved frigid temps outside Jackson Hole High School this morning in support of the valley’s immigrant populace for a “Day Without Immigrants.”...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • FREE SPEECH: Wendell’s Jackson

    What it was like to be the only black man in the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When he enters a room, Wendell Brown isn’t surprised to see heads turn. Growing up, he was among the few...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • JUST IN: Teton County Declares Winter Storm Disaster

      JACKSON HOLE, WY — Teton County commissioners elevated the state of emergency issued for Teton Village on Thursday to disaster status for Teton County. At a meeting Friday, commissioners unanimously approved the resolution that signals to...

    • Posted February 10, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: People Power

    Locals are working to shift lawmakers’ decisions in Cheyenne and Washington. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Until a couple weeks ago, Wilson resident Beth McIntosh didn’t know that Republican Sen. Mike Enzi has an office in Jackson above Picnic....

    • Posted February 7, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Legislative Update

    The bills that suffered a quick death and the ones you should be watching. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last week in Cheyenne, three very important and controversial bills were withdrawn from the Wyoming Legislature, likely due to...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • High Stakes Wind, Solar Energy Bill Blows into Senate Tomorrow

    Jackson Hole, WY — On Tuesday morning the Wyoming Senate will consider a bill that could halt or at least financially cripple renewable energy production in the state. The “Electricity Production Standard” bill (Senate File 71) targets only...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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