All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • Council Approves First Step in Plastic Bag Ban

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Seven years and millions of plastic bags later, the second attempt to ban plastic bags in Jackson is moving forward. Town Council unanimously voted Monday to draft an ordinance to ban plastic bags...

    • Posted May 21, 2018
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  • Judd Grossman to Run for Town Council

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The self-described “no-growth” candidate Judd Grossman has entered the race for Jackson Town Council. It is his second attempt to capture a seat on the council in as many years. He ran in...

    • Posted May 17, 2018
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  • Global Problem, Local Solution

    Town Council could get serious about plastic bag ban JACKSON HOLE, WY – Five trillion. That’s the number of single-use plastic bags people across the planet use and toss each year. In Jackson alone, grocers estimate residents...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Fears, Anxieties Deepen for Immigrants

    Advocacy work in other parts of the state highlights a void in Teton County JACKSON HOLE, WY – Recently, Juntos founder and ACLU organizer, Antonio Serrano, based in Cheyenne, got a call from a girl whose father...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Al Margen de Todo (On the Outside of Everything)

    Jackson’s Spanish speakers find language barriers, lack of resources difficult to overcome in their path to learning and integration         JACKSON HOLE, WY – Emilia Alvarez dreams in English. “Es super raro,” she said. It’s really...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Cosmic Cafe: Big Earthly Changes

    Examining recent events in Hawaii and beyond elucidates an evolving planet JACKSON HOLE, WY – Walking on the beach with my daughter between rain showers on Maui a week ago, I commented that it felt like something...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • The Lines of Humanity

    Artist’s work focuses on ‘something that matters’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – The quirky composition and bright colors draw viewers to Jave Yoshimoto’s art. They might see Godzilla, or something that just doesn’t look quite right. “Then, when...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Out West Goes Multimedia

    Annual festival is anchored in local and regional films, music and a mission JACKSON HOLE, WY – Alana Nichols is a multi-sport gold medalist who has risen through the ranks of some of the most accomplished athletes...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Cultivation and Connection

    Huidekoper Ranch is sowing deep and delicious relationships with valley chefs JACKSON HOLE, WY – “I was looking for taste, and I couldn’t find taste until I found the local organic farmers who were growing vegetables for...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Local Syndrome: The Town Behind the Curtain

    Jackson is not the quaint Wyoming hamlet it claims to be JACKSON HOLE, WY – Whenever someone says Jackson Hole is a tight-knit community, I want to call bullshit. It’s a noble concept and certainly something a...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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