All posts tagged "yellowstone"

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    FEATURE: On Shaky Ground

    From a nuclear facility to the valley’s remoteness, what factors play a role in the seismic side of Jackson Hole? Idaho Falls, Idaho – The pale blue glow of tritium pulsed beneath me. I was captivated by the...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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    THEM ON US

    Fired up over the stars and stripes Good grief! Jackson Hole, Wyoming has been exposed – largely by right-wing media – as a liberal-minded haven for the PC correct-gone-mad after the school district’s attempt to quash “America...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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    THEM ON US

    Griz shooter drops book The Sierra Club reviewed JH photographer Thomas Mangelsen’s new coffee table volume in its online publication Sierra. The 230-page photobook called “Grizzlies of Pilgrim Creek” is chockfull of shots of Yellowstone’s most iconic...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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    THEM ON US

    Doggone happy ending Is there anything as uplifting as a lost pet returning home to its owner? People, Fox News and the Denver Post were just some of the major news outlets that felt an Australian Shepard’s...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • propdiss
    PROPS & DISSES

    Gory incidents in YNP  The book Death in Yellowstone nearly had another couple of chapters written last week. A bison gored a 16-year-old exchange student from Taiwan on Friday while she posed for a picture with the...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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  • Sir Barton stands in Washington Park in Douglas, WY. PHOTO: CITY OF DOUGLAS
    THEM ON US

    Triple Crown winner buried in Wyoming Kentucky might be able to boast on their prolific racehorse breeding background – the blue grass state is practically synonymous with the industry – but Wyoming owns an asterisk distinction all its own....

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    Devil in the details Many online junkies fell for the Photoshopped cloud formation over Devils Tower recently. The photo features Wyoming’s iconic bucking horse and rider logo drifting lazily over the states equally iconic tourist attraction. It...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • propdiss
    PROPS & DISSES

    Party til the cows come home The decision by county commissioners to grant the Snake River Ranch the right to host up to 23 special events per year on their property was a tough call. Is it...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Winter caretaker Steve Fuller. (Photo credit: CBS News)
    THEM ON US

    The Shining Admit it: You want Steve Fuller’s job. The grizzled 70-something has been battling Yellowstone’s winters as the park caretaker for 42 years but he wouldn’t call himself a loner. “What an extraordinary landscape, huh?” he...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    American Sniperess American sniper Chris Kyle, whose story has now been immortalized in the hit Clint Eastwood film, continues to live on through his wife. Taya Kyle joined the Weatherby team in fulfillment of her husband’s dream....

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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