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Devils’ Tower To Raise Entrance Fee

July 11, 2016

In September 2014, National Park Service units with fee collection programs were authorized to begin the civic engagement process associated with increasing entrance fees. Devils Tower National Monument is announcing a proposal to increase entrance fees, …

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State Puts Oil and Gas Map Online

July 10, 2016

The Wyoming State Geological Survey (WSGS) has launched a new online oil and gas map that will complement and enhance the Survey’s traditional paper Oil and Gas Map of Wyoming by providing additional data and …

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St. John’s Medical Center Goes 3D For Mammograms

July 7, 2016

St. John’s Medical Center is pleased to provide 3-D mammograms for the early detection and diagnosis of breast cancer. “The state-of-the-art 3D technology gives radiologists and physicians the best images available, which in turn gives patients peace …

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Jackson Man Charged in Driggs Murders

July 6, 2016
Crash Claims Victor Woman

Jackson Man Charged with Two Counts of First Degree Murder in the Death of a Driggs Woman and her Unborn Child   – Investigators with the Idaho State Police and the Teton County Sheriff’s Office …

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Cell Tower With Cross Approved

  A new cell tower designed as a church bell tower will rise 55 feet above the Redeemer Lutheran Church after the Town Council approve it last night. The installation required a conditional use permit …

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Downtown Rules Trudge Forward

The controversial downtown zoning updates were moved forward when the Mayor and Town Council voted last night, but not before another change in the proposal.   The change would limit short-term lodging in the core …

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Elk Refuge Road Delays

July 5, 2016

    On Thursday, July 7, and Friday, July 8, drivers accessing the National Elk Refuge should expect delays at the entrance for road work, according to the Teton County Road and Levee Department.   …

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Hang Up And Drive

The Jackson Municipal Court reports that, in May, twenty tickets were written in town for violations of the hands-free device law. In spite of signs at each entrance to Jackson, motorists continue to use their …

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Delays On Cache Creek

July 4, 2016

The Cache Creek Drive Sewer Replacement Project will be starting Tuesday  just east of the bridge on Cache Creek Drive, continuing east to the hill east of Lodgepole Lane, and including Lodgepole Lane. Operations  start Tuesday morning …

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Fire Danger HIGH In Yellowstone

This holiday weekend Yellowstone National Park rangers ask all park visitors to arrive in the park prepared for a safe, enjoyable and rewarding experience. Park fire danger is HIGH. Wildland fire managers increased the wildfire danger …

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YNP Calling Photogs

Yellowstone National Park calls on photographers to share their spectacular National Park Service (NPS) photos at the Yellowstone Centennial Photo Festival that will be held July 7, 2016 at the West Yellowstone Visitor Information Center …

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Whalen Works For Traffic Mitigation

July 2, 2016

Starting on July 5, 2016, the Teton County Sheriff’s Office is going to implement new summer hours for their administrative office. Sheriff Jim Whalen, who is a part of a community traffic mitigation committee, made …

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Madera to Manage New Hotel

July 1, 2016

Stylish, all-suite hotel offers space for travelers to spread out and recharge The 121-suite SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Jackson, Wyoming is scheduled to open this December. The SpringHill Suites Jackson will operate as a …

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UW Honor Roll Notes Teton Students

The University of Wyoming lists 32 students from Teton County on the 2016 spring semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls. The honor rolls consist of regularly enrolled undergraduates above freshman standing who earned …

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Driver’s License Deadlines Extended

September 22, 2020
License Deadlines Extended

Commercial driver license and commercial learner’s permit holders whose credentials have expired or will soon expire now have until December 31st to renew. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has pushed the extension on certain …

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Sidewalk Construction Continues

September 21, 2020
Sidewalk Construction Continues

Sidewalk construction continues this week on Hansen Ave between Redmond and Gros Ventre. Evans Construction will continue to excavate, prepare subgrade, and install sidewalk along Hansen from Redmond working west to Gros Ventre. During this …

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Antler Sales Tallied

Elk Antler Sales Tallied

Most people in Jackson are aware the local scouts did not conduct their 53rd annual elk antler auction in May this year, due to COVID concerns. Several options for selling the antlers were explored, including …

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Had Enough Road Construction?

September 18, 2020
Sidewalk Construction Continues

Beginning Monday, intermittent lane closures will begin at the Broadway and Willow Intersection and continue through late-October. This project involves the installation of new stormwater collection structures and piping in the public right-of-way in the vicinity …

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Wildfire Smoke Makes Air Drier

Wildfire Smoke Makes Air Drier

Itchy and sore eyes have become commonplace in northwest Wyoming owing to the heavy smoke pouring into the area from the massive west-coast fires. A University of Wyoming Medicine ophthalmologist and cornea specialist is providing …

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