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Get Ready To Boat In Yelowstone

May 22, 2020

Yellowstone National Park is encouraging the public to get ready for boating and fishing season, which begins tomorrow, by cleaning, draining, and drying all boats and equipment prior to arriving in the park. This practice is …

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Bison Injures Yellowstone Visitor

Bison Injures Yellowstone Visitor

It was only the third day of Yellowstone National Park being open for the summer months, and already a visitor approached a bison too closely and regretted it. According to a news release from the …

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Viehman Makes Council Run

Viehman Makes Council Run

Devon Viehman has announced her intentions to run for Jackson Town Council. In her statement of candidacy, Viehman says change is inevitable, and in a community as desirable as ours, so is growth. Our town …

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State Faces Budget Challenges

May 20, 2020

When the Wyoming State Legislature next meets, one of the issues they will consider is how to deal with the state’s suffering minerals industry. Teton County Senator Mike Gierau says Wyoming bases all of its …

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State Gets 50 Million for Tests

The Department of Health and Human Services is delivering $50,390,551 to Wyoming, and $ 55,830,418 to Idaho in new funding to support testing for COVID-19. In total, $10¼- billion in funding is being provided by …

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Visitors Warned of Aggressive Elk

Yellowstone National Park Rangers are cautioning visitors that elk calving season has started in the park. During this time, cow elk are much more aggressive towards people and may charge or kick. Visitors are advised to stay alert, look …

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Legislature Works Remotely

May 19, 2020
Legislature Works Remotely

A handful of legislators met in person at the Wyoming Capitol and the rest by computer video Friday for a special session to address the coronavirus pandemic and its growing economic toll. At issue was …

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Riddell Urges Face Masks in Reopening

Riddell Urges Face Masks in Reopening

State and local leaders continue to advise residents to continue to wear face masks even as restrictions are loosened in the wake of the COVID-19 epidemic. Friday, Teton County’s District Health Officer Dr. Travis Riddell …

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Grizzly Injures Man Near Dubois

Grizzly Injures Man Near Dubois

  Bear Killed in Encounter   An unidentified man was injured by a grizzly bear Saturday while he was looking for shed antlers in the Kirk Inberg/Kevin Roy Wildlife Habitat Management Area east of Dubois. …

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COVID-19 Death Toll Adjusted

COVID-19 Death Toll Adjusted

Deaths of two Wyoming residents that occurred in March and April have been added to Wyoming’s total count of COVID-19 deaths. According to the Wyoming Department of Health, both deaths occurred in Colorado and were …

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Burn Week

May 18, 2020

Spring Burn Week in the town of Jackson has been begun over the weekend and continues through Monday, May 25th. During Spring Burn Week, the citizens of the Town of Jackson are encouraged to act …

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START Resumes Weekend Service

June 5, 2020

Beginning tomorrow, START Bus will be resuming weekend service to Teton Village and will extend the Town Shuttle service.  This change is the first increase in service since right-sizing measures to service began in March …

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Game & Fish Reopens

June 2, 2020

As COVID-19 public health restrictions are relaxing, the Wyoming Game & Fish Department re-opened their Jackson office to the public on a limited basis Monday in a limited capacity. In order to maintain the safety …

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Kindergarten Registration Starts

Kindergarten registration at Teton County School District #1 has gotten under way now, but due to the health restrictions, it is taking a little different form than usual. According to District Spokesperson Charlotte Reynolds, the …

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Barrasso Calls For Safe Reopening

May 26, 2020
Barrasso Calls For Safe Reopening

Wyoming Senator John Barrasso is calling for an end to the COVID-19 restrictions in America, saying, “We closed down our country in order to bend the curve and make sure we had adequate medical resources. …

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Third Grizzly Attack In GYE

Third Grizzly Attack In GYE

A grizzly bear reportedly attacked and critically injured a man as he was mountain biking near Big Sky, Montana on Monday. According to a Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks spokesperson, the attack took place just …

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