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National School Honors Bestowed

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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan Tuesday honored 286 schools including Jackson Hole High School as National Blue Ribbon Schools during an awards luncheon in Washington, D.C. The award honors public and private schools based on their … Continue Reading

Locals Honored at Governor’s Business Forum

November 21, 2013 Jackson Hole, State of Wyoming, Teton County Comments Off
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The Wyoming Business Hall of Fame inducted its inaugural group of business leaders in the state which included Jackson’s Clarene Law during the 31st annual Governor’s Business Forum that just concluded in Cheyenne yesterday.  Wyoming Business Council CEO Bob Jensen called the inductees the model for … Continue Reading

Judges Join Fight To Retain Courthouse Here

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Federal judges in Wyoming are joining the Teton County commission to try to prevent the U.S. General Services Administration from selling the federal courthouse building in Jackson.  The feds closed the Clifford P. Hansen U.S. Courthouse last month as part of … Continue Reading

WYDOT Refreshes Drivers On Chain Law

November 21, 2013 Jackson Hole, State of Wyoming, Teton County Comments Off
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The Wyoming Department of Transportation is reminding drivers just what it means when the chain law is imposed on the state’s highways.  According to Wyoming Highway Patrol Administrator Colonel John Butler, the state has … Continue Reading

Teton County Fiscal Conditions Sound

November 20, 2013 Jackson Hole, State of Wyoming, Teton County Comments Off
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Teton County appears to be in excellent fiscal shape.  A recent audit of Teton County’s fiscal activities has shown there has been strong fiscal management of county funds over the past year.  The Teton County Board of Commissioners, along with the County Clerk and the County Treasurer, received … Continue Reading

Snake River Bridge Nearing Completion

November 20, 2013 Jackson Hole, State of Wyoming, Teton County Comments Off
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Construction continues on the Hoback Junction Bridge over the Snake River with hopes of routing traffic across the new structure before the end of the year, weather permitting.  Wyoming Department of Transportation Engineer Bob Hammond says the crews are now beginning … Continue Reading

Jackson Plans Street Changes

November 20, 2013 Jackson Hole, State of Wyoming, Town of Jackson Comments Off
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Jackson Town Council Monday night took action to hire an engineering company to redesign the traffic patterns on Deloney Street along the north side of the town square in hopes of enhancing vehicle and pedestrian traffic there.  Mayor Mark Barron says the intent of the project is … Continue Reading

New Bear Boxes In Place Now

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Several popular Bridger-Teton National Forest campgrounds now have some new bear-proof storage containers as part of ongoing “bear aware” work to prevent conflicts between bears and people. John Spahr, a spokesman for the Sierra Club’s Wyoming Chapter points out … Continue Reading

BTNF Administrative Land Up For Sale Again

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The contract to purchase the 10-acre site behind the Bridger-Teton National Forest Supervisor’s office is off.  That property went under contract in July with an anticipated closing this month.  However, Forest Spokesperson Mary Cernicek says terms for the closing could not be agreed upon and the prospective buyer withdrew the offer this week.  Now, Cernicek says … Continue Reading

Gunshots Damage Schoolbus

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Jackson Police are seeking information regarding damage done to one of the Teton County School District’s busses by gunshots.  Sergeant Russ Ruschill says police received a report of possible gunshots in the vicinity of Gregory Lane about 1:00 am Monday, but found … Continue Reading

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  • 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 […]
  • Wyoming Veterans Asked to Complete Survey - April 23, 2014
    Wyoming veterans and family members are encouraged to complete a short online survey regarding Wyoming veteran benefits and services, which is located at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WYOVET2014. The Wyoming Veterans Commission is updating their strategic plan and surveying Wyoming veterans and family members is an important part of that process. The survey, which only takes a few minutes to complete, is focused on […]
  • Wyoming Head Coach Recaps Spring Football Practice [AUDIO] - April 23, 2014
    The Wyoming Cowboys wrapped up spring practice last Saturday afternoon in Laramie.  And if you asked head coach Craig Bohl, he would tell you he wants 15 more practices this spring.  That’s not because of poor practicing by the Cowboys, but more so that he can get to know his team even better and get […]