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.

Town to purchase Budge Drive properties to work towards landslide remediation

(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.

Fatal crash on 191 north of Pinedale Tuesday

(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 welcomes 4th grade students through Every Kid In a Park Initiative

(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.