Tag: history

Happy Wyoming Day! The history of USA’s most independent state

UNAPOLOGETICALLY WYOMING – It’s Wyoming Day today, commemorating the day a territory became the 44th state admitted to the Union on…

2 months ago

Historical Society and Museum curates events for a modern community

JACKSON HOLE, WYO –The Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum is piloting new programs to make history relevant to the…

3 months ago

HISTORY: A good judge is hard to find

WYOMING – How Wyoming is this little courtroom story? First, a little background. So many diverse people make up the…

3 months ago

Hunters are getting old

US Fish and Wildlife Service recently reported that about 5% of Americans, 16 years old+, actually hunt. In 2016, 11.5…

4 months ago

The history of Exum Arête, Rock Springs Buttress’ classic climb

In 2001, when Exum Mountain Guides realized that the beginner climbs in Grand Teton National Park were becoming more crowded,…

4 months ago

Bridging generations at Legacy Lodge

JACKSON, WY— As a history teacher at Jackson Hole High School, Jim Rooks understands that the big moments make it…

4 months ago

Beers & Banter Tonight: Jackson ski culture & Swift.Silent.Deep Showing

Join the JHHSM for a special screening of Swift. Silent. Deep. on March 29th to celebrate our final Beers &…

6 months ago

Hotel History: How gambling and grit built the Wort

JACKSON, WY—It started as a dream: a luxury hotel in a once-small Jackson, Wyoming. Charles J. Wort and his wife…

7 months ago