Last spring 175 motorcyclists made a stop in Jackson Hole as part of the 19th Anniversary Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America. Yesterday, the group announced that with the help of local communities, like Jackson Hole, … Continue Reading
It was a flirtation with disaster – that’s how Fire Marshal Kathy Clay describes an incident at an apartment complex on Gregory Lane in Jackson Friday. Clay says fire units responded to a call of a smoke alarm going off and found the apartment filled with smoke when they arrived and the residents not home. She says the residents were … Continue Reading
The Town of Jackson will begin making its Town Council meetings available to the public on a new website that will stream those meetings live. According Mayor Mark Barron, the new service will also provide indexed video archiving after the meetings have concluded, allowing for easy retrieval and review. Barron says the new service is … Continue Reading
Jackson Volunteer Fire Rescue Association this weekend marks its 72nd annual Fireman’s Ball; raising money for firefighter training courses, life-saving equipment and emergency funds for the families of injured firefighters. This year’s chairman of the Fireman’s Ball, James Powell says the Fireman’s Ball is … Continue Reading
A 43 year-old Mexican national arrested earlier this year in Jackson was sentenced yesterday in Federal District Court to time served plus ten days, ordered to pay a $100 special assessment and deported back to Mexico upon his release. Alfredo Muniga-Fuentes was charged under federal immigration laws with illegal re-entry into the US after a previous deportation.
The Western Planning Resources Rural Innovation award, in which the Western Planners Association recognized the Jackson/Teton County Comprehensive Plan, was presented by the joint town and county planning commissions Monday to the electeds of the two government bodies during their Joint Information Meeting. Teton County Planner Jeff Daugherty says … Continue Reading
The Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance has begun a search for a new executive director after the resignation Friday of Trevor Stevenson, who has been the Executive Director of the organization for nearly three years. Stevenson’s last day at the Alliance will be November 15th. Alliance Board Chairperson Kniffy Hamilton says … Continue Reading