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Idaho Grants Driggs $30,000

November 15, 2012 State of Idaho, Teton County, Teton Valley Comments Off
Idaho DEQ

The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality announced Tuesday   they had awarded a drinking water planning grant in the amount of $30,000 to the city of Driggs to prepare … Continue Reading

Christmas Tree Permits Available From Caribou-Targhee

November 14, 2012 Lincoln County, Teton County, Teton Valley Comments Off
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Caribou-Targhee National Forest, west of Teton Pass, is the latest to announce the sale of Christmas Tree tags for those who wish to cut trees for the season.  Those tags are on sale at a variety of vendor locations, and like the permits on the Bridger-Teton National Forest, these cost … Continue Reading

Local Drive Seeks “Coats For Sandy”

November 13, 2012 Jackson Hole, Teton County, Teton Valley, Town of Jackson Comments Off
coat donation

Scenes in the media coming back from the storm-ravaged East Coast have moved a former resident of that area to launch a drive in Jackson Hole to amass coats and other clothing to send for those facing wintery weather after having lost everything.  Dan Caruso says in many cases, … Continue Reading

Slim Margins Mark Teton County Idaho Election

November 7, 2012 State of Idaho, Teton County, Teton Valley Comments Off
Teton County

In Teton County, Idaho, residents voted to send Mike Simpson back to the US House for another term, Sid Kunz was elected county commissioner by a slim 51 votes and Kelly Park was seated with over a 300 vote margin.  Sheriff Tony Liford was returned to his office with a margin of 34 votes.  Marc Gibbs and Ralph Mossman will … Continue Reading

Pile Burns Under Way On Caribou-Targhee NF

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Fire crews have begun burning debris piles in multiple locations throughout in the Teton Basin and Palisades Ranger Districts of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest.  Piles have been built to clean up limbs and brush in camp grounds and other recreation and wood gathering sites.  Weather permitting, burning could extend … Continue Reading

Local Gasoline Prices Don’t Follow National Trend

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While gasoline prices nationally are seeing a marked decline, the average price of that precious liquid in Jackson Hole is stubbornly hanging on excess of $3.84 per gallon of unleaded regular.  According to AAA Auto Club’s daily Fuel Gauge Report, the national average is now … Continue Reading

Tourism Interests Learn About Sustainability

October 24, 2012 Greater Yellowstone, Jackson Hole, Teton County, Teton Valley Comments Off
Yellowstone Business Partnership

Fifteen to thirty tourism and sustainability professionals will be gathering at Grand Targhee Resort November 27th – December 2nd for the Yellowstone Business Partnership and Sustainable Travel International’s hands-on educational experience designed to advance sustainable tourism. YBP’s Sustainability Programs Manager Heather Higinbotham explains … Continue Reading

Raid In Alta Yields Variety of Drugs

October 22, 2012 Jackson Hole, Teton County, Teton Valley, Town of Jackson Comments Off
PD-SO

Jackson Police received information last Wednesday about an Alta, Wyoming resident growing marijuana.  The tip resulted in a search of the property where it was reported by a team consisting of Jackson Police Officers, Teton County Sheriff’s Deputies and an Agent from the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.  Lieutenant Cole Nethercott says … Continue Reading

Winter Preparations Should Include Pets

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Snow has already made its first appearance on the mountains above Jackson Hole prompting reminders to residents to adjust their emergency preparedness at home or in the car for the winter.  However, the Federal Emergency Management Agency together with the National Humane Society also point out that extra precautions need to be made for the four-legged family members.  Dogs and cats can be … Continue Reading

Local Gasoline Prices Stagnate

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While gasoline prices nationwide have dropped over a dime from a month ago and are continuing their decline, the average price in Jackson has remained unchanged for several weeks now.  According to AAA Auto Club’s Fuel Gauge Report, the national average for a gallon of unleaded regular is … Continue Reading

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