(Jackson, Wyo) – Jason Blair is fourth generation Jackson. He works in Jackson and his kids go to school here. His car license plate reads “22” like everyone else in Teton County.
(Casper, Wyo.) – During the recent Wyoming Hospital Association Annual Conference, WYhealth recognized two Wyoming hospitals for their efforts in working with the Medicaid population in lowering emergency room utilization and readmission rates.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – On Sunday, August 30 at 12:26 a.m., Teton County deputies were dispatched to Upper Gros Ventre Road approximately ½ mile east of the Atherton Creek Campground on the report of a one vehicle rollover.
Local adventure athlete and artist Kelly Halpin shows her “bio-surrealist” untold stories Friday night
(Jackson, Wyo.) – When I pinned Kelly Halpin down for an interview, she was on the side of a mountain doing an outdoor modeling shoot for Mountain Kahakis. The day before she had climbed The Grand and she has another full day photo shoot today before her art show “Untold Stories from the Other Side” at the Pink Garter Theatre tomorrow night.
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(Jackson, Wyo.) – Last weekend, Jackson Hole Public Art’s Artist-in-Residence Bland Hoke worked with Teton County Library Facilities Manager, Kevin Chatham, and IT staff to install “Soundwave,” the final product of a year-long collaboration among the library, Jackson Hole Public Art, pARTners and the Teton County School District, called “Building STEAM.”
(Jackson, Wyo.) – The Town of Jackson just announced that it has taken an important step in stabilizing the Budge Drive hillside through an agreement with the Budge Family. This agreement provides for a sale of the property to the Town of Jackson and full and final settlement of any and all issues, claims, or causes of action that exist or might exist between the parties. The parties to this agreement include the Town of Jackson, Sara and Jeremy Budge, Allen and Sharlene Budge and the Walgreen Co.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – School started this week for Teton County schools, but fall sports have already been in full swing for a few weeks.
(Pinedale, Wyo.) – A fatal crash north of Pinedale, Wyoming on September 1 has resulted in the death of 28-year-old Zachary B. Schwartz from Annapolis, Maryland. The crash occurred on US Highway 191 at mile post 153 approximately 53 miles northwest of Pinedale. The time of the crash is approximated at 5:00 p.m. on September 1 as the crash was not discovered until 9:30 a.m. on September 2nd due to the crash not being visible from the roadway.
(Yellowstone) – Yellowstone National Park invites all 4th grade students to visit the park for free as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program. Starting September 1, 4th grade students can now go to www.everykidinapark.gov to complete an activity and obtain a free annual entry pass to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks.
Kebin W. Haller, deputy director of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI), is set to become the next colonel and administrator of the Wyoming Highway Patrol, effective Sept. 21. Haller’s appointment was announced Aug. 21 by WYDOT Director John Cox.
(Moose, Wyo.) – This afternoon, learn more about our local wildlife in Grand Teton National Park.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – Thanks to Kristen Waters for submitting this amazing shot of the clouds rolling in above Phelps lake.
Job Corps is a free education and training program that assists youth between the ages of 16-24 who are looking to better their future. The program is designed to help participants find and keep a good job, earn a high school equivalency or high school diploma, and learn a new skill/trade of their choice. The Job Corp experience is free of charge to students who qualify.
(Wyoming) – On Wednesday, Melissa Rivers, daughter of legendary comedian Joan Rivers, told Entertainment Tonight (http://www.etonline.com/news/171110_melissa_rivers_reveals_where_she_scattered_her_mother_joan_rivers_ashes/) that she scattered some of her mother’s ashes in Wyoming.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – It is back to school time and the Jackson Police Department wants to remind motorists that school buses will be back on the roads, and students will be walking along the side of roads and waiting for buses.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – Here is a recap of local dispatch and law enforcement activity from yesterday in the Town of Jackson and Teton County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until proven guilty. There were 45 calls to the area dispatch on Tuesday, September 1.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – Tonight’s Jackson Hole People’s Market will feature several different activities on top of the regular food, beer and merchandise booths.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – School started today for Teton School District #1, but it began Monday for the Journeys School of Teton Science Schools.