Western Governors Take Stands

December 16, 2014

The Western Governors’ Association has adopted four new policy resolutions on issues concerning methane emissions regulation, grazing on public lands, management of wild horses and burros, and natural disaster recovery aid. The Association  represents the Governors …

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Gasoline Prices Continue To Drop

Gasoline prices are continuing to drop nationally, and that drop is now being seen at the pumps in the Jackson Hole area. According to the US Energy Information Administration, the weekly retail average for unleaded …

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Grand Teton Selects Youth Concessioners

Two concessioners have been selected to receive contracts to provide guided backpacking services for youth within Grand Teton National Park. The contracts become effective January first. Those contractors are Wilderness Ventures, Inc and the TVRC …

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Yellowstone Launches the Winter Season

Yellowstone National Park opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel as scheduled on Monday morning. However, recent warm weather and limited snowfall has resulted in very little snowpack on many of the park’s interior …

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Pups to Play in Powderhorn?

Teton County Parks and Rec director Steve Ashworth’s plan to repurpose a portion of Powderhorn Park as the town’s new dog park met with favorable response from the town council on Monday. Several members of the …

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TOJ Meets Monday

December 14, 2014

Mayor Mark Barron and the Jackson Town Council will hold a regular meeting Monday at 6PM. The town will discuss  a proposal to change the height of an employee housing project in West Jackson to …

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