Schools Begin Phase 1 Re-Opening

May 11, 2020
Extends Wyoming School Closures

Teton County School District #1 has received approval from Teton District Health Officer Dr Riddell and State Health Officer Dr Harrist to proceed with the district’s Phase 1 reopening plan.  This plan includes providing supervision for …

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Some Re-Opening Begins Monday

May 8, 2020

Teton District Health Officer, Travis Riddell, MD, has announced that the Teton County Variance #20-5 will not be extended, and it will expire on 12:01am on May 11, 2020. The variance was submitted and approved …

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Teton Grizzly Put Down

May 7, 2020
Teton Grizzly Put Down

Wyoming Game and Fish Spokesman Mark Gocke says a male grizzly bear was trapped in the vicinity of private inholdings in the northern part of Grand Teton National Park last week and euthanized. Gocke says …

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Dust Closes ID 33

The Idaho Transportation Department was forced to close Highway 33 between Newdale and Tetonia yesterday, first because of high winds kicking up dust and obscuring visibility, and then because of a multi-vehicle accident there. Sheriff’s …

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US Travel Association Looks for Guidance

May 5, 2020

The US Travel Association yesterday hosted a conference call to discuss the recovery of the industry once the COVID-19 restrictions are lifted nationally. Association President and CEO Roger Dow pointed out that industry businesses have …

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Womentum Extends Enrollment

May 4, 2020
Womentum Extends Enrollment

Those wishing to enroll in the Womentoring program now will have until June 15th to do so instead of the May first deadline. The nonprofit Womentum is well known for its signature mentoring program, Womentoring, …

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COVID Testing Encouraged

May 1, 2020

The Teton County Health Department has announced it is now offering free COVID-19 active disease testing to individuals who qualify based on insurance status and symptoms. As of Wednesday, uninsured or under-insured individuals with COVID-19 …

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More Highway Work Next Week

April 30, 2020

The Wyoming Department of Transportation, along with contract crews from H-K Contractors, Inc. will begin milling a   3-mile section of highway 89, beginning at mile marker 148.70, just south of the town of Jackson. Drivers …

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Old Faithful Inn Could Re-Open

Old Faithful Inn Could Re-Open

While iconic lodges in both Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks are expected to be closed this summer, the management companies for each say there is still a possibility some may be opened if there …

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