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Stories with place: Jackson
  • Townie dances with the flakes 
    Updated: Nov-24-15 10:25 am

    JACKSON, Wyoming - From childhood training on plastic snow in Indiana to flipping into the air as a collegiate ballet skier to demonstrating Pieps avalanche beacons abroad, skiing has been an important part of Carl Pelletier's life for almost four decades.

  • Skiing in New Mexico: New owners upgrading Taos resort story has photos
    Updated: Nov-24-15 10:09 am

    TAOS, New Mexico - When it comes to skiing, New Mexico has long been the stepchild of sorts to its northern neighbor, Colorado, and its abundance of larger, snowier mountains and well-developed towns and resorts.

  • Jackson backs off anti-discrimination measure 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 4:57 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - The Jackson Town Council is reviewing a proposed ordinance that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity after city officials said it would be difficult to enforce, and suggested a resolution might be better and get the attention of state lawmakers.

  • Tenants forced out of Jackson motel 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 12:59 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Dozens of long-term tenants are looking for shelter after they were forced out of an old motel in Jackson because the building was declared unsafe by the owner.

  • Tenants of Jackson Hole motel booted, building deemed unsafe 
    Updated: Nov-20-15 10:33 am

    JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming - Long-term residents of a Jackson Hole motel have been forced out after the building was deemed unsafe by its owner.

  • Officials find fatal disease in deer near Yellowstone 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 10:36 am

    JACKSON, Wyoming - A fatal neurological disease that infects elk, deer and moose has been discovered closer to Yellowstone National Park than ever before.

  • Yellowstone gets criticism for euthanizing grizzly bear 
    Updated: Nov-15-15 1:29 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Yellowstone National Park officials have received much criticism - some based on inaccurate information posted on social media - for their decision to euthanize a grizzly bear that killed a Montana man this past summer, a park wildlife manager said.

  • More Chinese tourists heading to Yellowstone region 
    Updated: Nov-08-15 1:10 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Merchants in downtown Jackson say they noticed an increase in the number of Chinese tourists who are making the Yellowstone National Park region a destination.

  • Wyoming Game and Fish: Buck decoy nabs would-be poachers 
    Updated: Nov-06-15 6:36 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Sometimes if it looks like a buck, it's not really a buck.

  • Greater Yellowstone grizzly bear count estimated at 714 
    Updated: Nov-05-15 12:38 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - The estimate of the grizzly bear population in and around Yellowstone National Park has been revised downward by 6 percent from a year ago.

  • Teton Village voices concern about Moose-Wilson Road plan 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 4:56 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Homeowners in Teton Village are expressing concern about a plan to regulate the number of vehicles along a road corridor in the southern end of Grand Teton National Park, though park officials say their plan wouldn't decrease net traffic.

  • Upper Green stockmen navigate constant griz threat 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 10:25 am

    CORA, Wyoming - In early July Albert Sommers was in an all-terrain vehicle checking up on the thousands of cattle that graze the vast rangelands near the headwaters of the Green River.

  • Jackson firefighters unionize 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 4:01 am

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Jackson firefighters have formed a labor union under the International Association of Firefighters.

  • Wyoming Game and Fish supports forest thinning project 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 8:49 am

    JACKSON, Wyoming - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is supporting a U.S. Forest Service plan to thin and burn 20 square miles of Bridger-Teton National Forest in the northwest part of the state.

  • Trumpeter numbers growing in Wyoming 
    Updated: Oct-31-15 2:00 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - The number of resident trumpeter swans in Wyoming is soaring thanks to efforts expanding habitat in the southwest part of the state.

  • War veterans carving toward calm, focus lost in conflict 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 3:58 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - Sitting on the bank of the Snake River, whittling a linked chain from a piece of redwood, retired U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Gary Shoemaker lost track of time.

  • Tract of US Forest Service land in Jackson has buyer again 
    Updated: Oct-30-15 1:13 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - A tract of U.S. Forest Service land in downtown Jackson is once again under contract.

  • Man accused of illegally killing elk in Grand Teton 
    Updated: Oct-27-15 11:33 pm

    JACKSON, Wyoming - A Wilson man who holds a cow-elk only tag has been cited for killing a bull elk in a portion of Grand Teton National Park that is closed for hunting.