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Show Goes On at Jackson Hole Playhouse After Cast Member’s Death

September 15, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

Jackson Hole Playhouse is still showing “Paint Your Wagon” daily even though their cast member Amy Bennett died last week after she collided with a tractor trailer while riding her bike. Jackson Hole Daily says Bennett was playing as Elizabeth in the show based on the 1969 Clint Eastwood film. Cast member and Marketing Director Joel Duke says all the Playhouse’s shows are continuing as scheduled

Jackson’s Broadway Path Hits Roadblocks

September 5, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

The path being built on the north side of Broadway in Jackson is still going to be finished in the fall even with some extra expenses and delays. Jackson Town Council is agreeing to pay the company doing the work, Owen Construction, $42,000 increasing the final project price to $2.27 million. Jackson Hole Daily says the company needs the cash to build a taller retaining wall on Broadway

Council Considers Max Greenhouse Price

September 3, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

Jackson’s town council is considering a maximum price of $3.1 million on a construction contract for a three story greenhouse. Shaw Construction has already been chosen for the project designed to grow vegetables year round and provide new jobs for people with disabilities. Jackson Hole Daily says the greenhouse will be able to grow 44,000 pounds of tomatoes, 20,000 pounds of lettuce and 4,400 pound of herbs

Jackson Hole Bison Hunters Get Slow Start

September 2, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

Jackson Hole hunters have been struggling to kill enough bison this year. Game managers say the five month hunt stared August 15 and hunters have only killed 11 bison so far. Jackson Hole News & Guide says the annual event happens in the National Elk Refuge and Bridger-Teton National Forest

Police Officers and a Doctor Revive a Dead Man Shocked by a Power Line

September 2, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

A Jackson doctor and two police officers revived a dead man after he was shocked trying to untangle shoes hanging from a high-voltage power line. Volunteer firefighter Dr. Jim Little Jr. says the 46-year-old man wasn’t breathing and didn’t have a pulse. Jackson Hole Daily says the three rescuers performed CPR and used a portable defibrillator to save the man’s life

Jackson Woman Dies After Getting Hit by Bus

August 29, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

A Jackson woman died yesterday after being hit by a bus at the Burning Man counterculture festival in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. Pershing County Sheriff’s Office says the victim was 29-year-old Alicia Louise. Event spokesman Jim Graham says Louise got hit just after midnight near Center Camp in Black Rock City about 100 miles north of Reno

Competition Rages for St. John’s Trustees

August 28, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

The competition is heating up to find the next four trustees on St. John’s Medical Center’s board. The filing period ended Monday for the four incumbents and three challengers. Jackson Hole Daily says the general election is happening November 4.

Jackson Landslide Speeds Up in Wet Weather

August 27, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

A Jackson landslide sped up after some wet weather, but has slowed back down. Jackson Hole Daily says the slide moved half and inch which is 14 times more than the average daily shift. Crews temporarily fixed the problem by piling rock at the base

Jackson’s Historic Cabin Survives Demolition

August 26, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

Jackson’s historic two-story cabin is escaping demolition by just a few days. Jackson Hole Daily says historic preservationists, town officials and the cabin’s owner Graham Mercer agreed to relocate the historic building to the center of Jackson Park to be used as a warming shack for cross country skiers. The cabin was built in 1938 by longtime Jackson resident Phil Baux and was set to be destroyed in a matter of days when the new property owners struck a deal to pause construction of their synagogue to give the city time to move the old cabin

Wilson Boat Ramp Closes Today For Levee Repairs

August 26, 2014 Jackson Hole Comments Off

Anyone looking to launch from Wilson’s boat ramp today will have to put their boats in on the other side of the river. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is closing the ramp on the west side of the river to work on the levee north and south of Wilson Bridge. Jackson Hole Daily says boaters can find a temporary ramp on the road across from Emily’s Pond

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