All posts tagged "yellowstone"

  • 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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    FEATURE: Da Bomb Moves On

    Vintage snowcoaches to make last rounds in Yellowstone Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When the summer season winds down in Yellowstone, guests ask with increasing frequency about winter in the park. What do the animals do? Can you...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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    Preserving Yellowstone

    Park visitation strains sustainability efforts Jackson Hole, Wyoming – We all know the dreaded feeling of encroachment in summer, whether you are working overtime in the hospitality industry, passing tourists on a busy trail, or simply grocery...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Grizzly bears fighting. MIRROR UK
    PROPS & DISSES

    911: Cellular respiration Good to see two proposed cell towers draw a total of five complaints from residents and subsequently receive approval to glow at Stilson and Melody Ranch. Dr. Devra Davis has led the charge locally...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Double whammy park pinch Park officials are shopping the idea of hitting visitors twice on their way to see Yogi Bear. Gate fees would also increase. The price of a seven-day pass would double and the annual...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Tax shelter is nothing to brag about The nonpartisan Tax Foundation says Wyoming’s business tax climate is the best in the nation. Politicians eager to take credit and tourism industry heavies “viralizing” the acclaim heralded the news...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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    GET OUT: A last hurrah before the frost

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Backcountry camping can be chilly this time of year, but the crisp fall days are an inspiring time to enjoy the last bits of warmth before winter. Located a little more than two...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • Mountain gardening
    THIS WEEK April 24-29, 2014

    JACKSON, WYO – THURSDAY 4.24 Mountain gardening Learn the pitfalls that come with high altitude gardening, as well as what plants do well in the mountain climate zone. Tips for Jackson Hole Gardeners, 6 to 8 p.m....

    • Posted April 22, 2014
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  • Yellowstone bison on a spring sprint.
    PROPS & DISSES: 4.9.14

    JACKSON, WYO – Bison bailing Yellowstone ahead of Big One? DISS “Bison fleeing Yellowstone ahead of impending supervolcano!” the headlines read. Dozens of blogspots and other soft-news cyber outlets ran wild with news that wildlife in Yellowstone...

    • Posted April 8, 2014
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