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Students Learn Philanthropy

April 12, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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Students participating in the Community Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy program got a taste of what it is like to allocate available grant money to deserving projects.  The 50 participating students read applications from 40 organizations, a marked increase over last year’s nine applications and … Continue Reading

PAWS Done With No Problems

March 28, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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Before students left their Teton County Classrooms for spring break, their focus has been on the annual PAWS testing.  PAWS stands for Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students.  The test is given to … Continue Reading

Spring Break Begins In T-C

March 25, 2011 Teton County, Teton County Schools Comments Off
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It’s that time of year again when at the end of the school day today, many in Jackson Hole shut out the lights and find a warm destination for the two weeks of spring break.  There are those considerations beforehand, though – … Continue Reading

Speechies Second In State

March 22, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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The 3A action among the twelve schools entered in the 2011 Wyoming State High School Forensics Tournament last weekend centered on Jackson, Hot Springs and Worland, who have been vying for top honors at meets all season long.  In the end, Jackson placed … Continue Reading

$19,000 Raised For Literacy

March 22, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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Laps for Literacy, a ski fundraiser for Teton Literacy Center, raised $19,000 Sunday to support the free tutoring services the center provides for K-12th grade students. Laps for Literacy had … Continue Reading

Cell Phones vs. Health

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Dr. Devra Davis today discusses new research about cell phone safety as part of an awareness campaign in Jackson Hole schools. In her talk, Dr. Davis will present some of the key findings in new research published earlier this month in the Journal of the American Medical Association pertaining to health risks associated with cell phone use. The presentation begins at 4:30 pm at the Teton Science School Jackson Campus.

Four From Jackson To National Forensics Meet

March 14, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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The Jackson Hole High School Speech and Debate Team came away from the National Forensic League District Tournament with the best percentage of qualifiers for national completion out of the meet when compared with their limited number of entries. During the district event … Continue Reading

Authorities Caution Watch For Children

March 13, 2011 Teton County, Teton County Schools Comments Off
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By now, the community should have made the adjustment to their clocks so that they indicate an hour later than they did last week at this time of day.  While that is not that hard to do mechanically, it is a different matter psychologically.  Aside from having to adjust to get to work on time, … Continue Reading

Education Bills Explained

March 10, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
WY Capitol

Teton County’s Representative Keith Gingery last night presented information to the Teton County District 1 School Board regarding the state’s new education bills passed out of the just-concluded legislature.  Gingery explained that … Continue Reading

School Mill Levies Pass

March 9, 2011 Teton County Schools Comments Off
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Teton County, Idaho voters passed two mill levies to help fund their schools by wide margins yesterday.  Unofficial tallies indicate both issues passed by about 74% of the voters.   The supplemental levy … Continue Reading

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  • Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 1:40PM MDT by NWS - April 24, 2014 at 7:40 PM
    AS A NEW UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES THROUGH THE REGION...CHANCES FOR LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW WILL RETURN TO THE WESTERN VALLEYS. THERE WILL BE A LET UP IN THE PRECIPITATION THIS EVENING BEFORE A BETTER CHANCE FOR INCREASING SNOW ARRIVES FRIDAY MORNING...CHANGING TO A RAIN SNOW MIX BY LATE MORNING. GEN [...]

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  • Governor Takes Action to Protect Wyoming Forests - April 24, 2014
    Governor Matt Mead continues to work to protect Wyoming’s forests. In a letter to the Secretary of Agriculture, Governor Mead identified most forested acres in Wyoming as areas needing expedited insect and disease treatment. These areas include portions of the Bighorn, Black Hills, Bridger-Teton, Medicine Bow, Shoshone, and Uinta National Forests and could potentially lead to […]
  • University of Wyoming Professor Receives Prestigious Math Fellowship - April 24, 2014
    Chris Hall soon will roam the halls where a mathematical giant once stood. Hall, a University of Wyoming associate professor in the Department of Mathematics, has been selected for the prestigious von Neumann Fellowship at Princeton University’s Institute for Advanced Study. Up to eight of these fellowships are available each year. “I’m excited about the fellowship […]
  • Know how to defend yourself from a bear attack - April 24, 2014
    I hope you know what to do to avoid having a bad encounter with a bear. But do you know what to do if an encounter is unavoidable? If you’re wandering around the woods, doing everything you should do to keep from startling a bear, chances are you won’t see one. But even the best […]
  • Rep. Lummis Announces Re-Election Bid - April 23, 2014
    U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis announced her re-election bid on Wednesday in Cheyenne. Lummis said she wants a fourth term representing Wyoming in Congress so she can work to reduce the federal government’s role in the Cowboy State. “The federal government cannot do better for Wyoming, than Wyoming can do for itself,” Lummis said. “So part […]