New Supervisor For Bridger-Teton NF

December 19, 2014

Bridger Teton National Forest has a new supervisor. Tricia O’Connor who most recently has been serving as Forest Supervisor of the Tongass National Forest in Alaska was named Friday morning to succeed Clint Kyhl in …

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Governor Mead Hails Vertical Harvest Project

Representatives of Jackson’s non-profit Vertical Harvest and Community Entry Services were flanked Friday by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, Wyoming Business Council Chair Shawn Reese and Jackson Mayor Mark Barron for the official ground-breaking ceremony for …

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Forest Office To Be Built This Summer

December 18, 2014

Bridger-Teton National Forest has announced its tentative schedule for rebuilding the Forest Supervisor’s Office in north Jackson. Forest Spokesperson Mary Cernicek says the buyer of the segment of forest property adjacent the Supervisor’s office is …

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Visitor Center Closed For Winter

Even though Grand Teton National Park has begun its winter season this week, the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center will not be open once again this winter. The center closed during the winter season …

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Young Workers Leave Wyoming

Wyoming appears to be losing its younger labor force over the past decade. According to the Department of Workforce Services Research and Planning division, the number of workers between the ages of 18 and 20 …

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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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