Santa Meets With Kids on Town Square

Santa Clause is meeting with children at the stage stop building on the Jackson Town Square each evening from 5:00-7:00 pm through Wednesday, December 24th. The square provides a particularly festive setting for these special …

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Airport Activity Levels Off

Activity at the Jackson Hole airport briefly leveled off last month with the numbers of those catching flights or arriving at the airport showing no growth over November of the previous year. Still, airport activity …

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Vertical Harvest to Break Ground

An unprecedented vertical green house business with a social mission is to break ground in Jackson this week. Vertical Harvest will be a three-story, 13,500 square-foot hydroponic green house located adjacent the town’s parking garage …

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Highway Contracts Include Wilson Bridge

Contracts totaling nearly $33.8 million for nine highway projects around the state were awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission during its December meeting in Laramie and contain funding for one project in Wilson. .JM Concrete …

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Forest Considers Extension to Rafferty Lift

December 16, 2014

The Jackson Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest is proposing to authorize Snow King Mountain Resort to replace, extend and realign the existing Rafferty Lift and construct two associated intermediate ski trails at the …

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Western Governors Take Stands

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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