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Shirley’s Heart Run On Saturday

June 15, 2016

The 12th annual Shirley’s Heart Run, a fundraiser for the St. John’s Hospital Foundation Heart Fund, will take place on Saturday, June 18 at 9:00 am. This 5K run or walk starts and ends at …

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Avoid Refuge Road This Week

June 14, 2016

Drivers are cautioned to drive slowly on — or avoid using — the Elk Refuge Road for the rest of the week.   The Teton County Road and Levee Department will be applying dust guard …

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16 Year-Old Victim Identified

Teton County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have identified the deceased male as 16 year old Kayden Quinn Tapia of Star Valley.  Preliminary investigations revealed no obvious trauma to the victim, however further medical examination by the …

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Teton County Turns Down Free Land

  A year ago Mike Halpin offered to donate two lots at the Alpine Meadows subdivision to Teton County with the stipulation that housing be built there quickly. Today, County Commissioners said no, thanks. In …

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Success in AIS Participation

June 12, 2016

The Memorial Day holiday weekend is all but a memory, but with plenty summer left to enjoy Wyoming’s boating opportunities, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is reminding watercraft users to be aware of the …

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Levee Closed

A popular dog-walking path will be closed to the public this week so that contractors can spray for weeds in the area. Teton County Road and Levee says that access to the public levee at …

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Forest Expands Firewood Area

Bridger-Teton National Forest has opened additional firewood cutting areas in Snyder Basin and South Beaver on the Big Piney Ranger District. The gates at Spring Creek Road and South Beaver Creek will be open from …

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Fire Fighting Preparations Underway

As the summer fire season is ramping up now on the region’s forests, the Great Basin and National Interagency Coordination Center are currently at a Preparedness level 2. Five preparedness levels exist and are determined …

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State To Enhance Broadband

Wyoming has updated its broadband enhancement plan just 10 months after it was created. For example, Hulett now has improved redundancy, Saratoga has fiber and Guernsey is no longer operating with a patchwork of various connections costing the city $2,600 per month. The updates also include defining “unserved” …

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State Updates Broadband Plan 

July 11, 2019

  Working in the fast-paced technical environment, and recognizing the critical role of telehealth, education and mobile broadband to diversifying the state’s economy, Wyoming updated its broadband enhancement plan just 10 months after it was created. The new version of …

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