Flags flapped from dozens of hands on Monday morning on the Town Square, when about 100 veterans and their families and friends gathered in sub-freezing temperatures to honor the nation’s armed forces.
Boy Scouts from Jackson’s Troop 268 helped serve roast beef, potatoes and coleslaw Friday evening for the Elks Lodge’s annual Veterans Day dinner.
Alexis Jagelski slipped through a willow patch, her fly-rod gently deflecting branches so she could step onto the cobbled shoreline of the Snake River. Gathered in a circle around a guide were four Jackson Hole Middle School students, there to learn the art of fly-fishing from the Jackson Ho…
Neither Adam nor Emily Janak had much interest in log cabins when they began to remodel their East Jackson home in 2016. But when they tore into it, stripping off the vinyl siding to discover logs underneath, Emily said, “it was like finding gold.”
The Jackson Hole News&Guide recently took home the highest accolade awarded by the National Newspaper Association: best weekly newspaper in the nation for its circulation class.
The Children’s Learning Center’s Rafter J greenhouse project started several years ago, sparked by a group of intrepid 4-year-olds wanted to know more about where their food came from. They had a sense beef didn’t live in its life in plastic-wrapped packages and that bananas didn’t come off the tree with a neat piece of plastic wrapped around the bunch and marked with a sticker.
“OK, everyone, we’re going to play a game.”
Program Director Nealy Angell mostly held the attention of the children circled in the Jackson Hole Therapeutic Riding Association barn. Morning rain had pushed them inside for their warm-up activity. Angell held a rubber kickball plastered with images of farm animals.
The early scientist gets the bird. Every Wednesday morning for the past 10 weeks the Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation bird banding crew rose before dawn to set up mist nets around the Teton Science Schools campus near Kelly.
Even when they’re off duty, no red noses or gargantuan shoes in sight, Terry Donaldson sometimes forgets she’s talking to Denis Martinez rather than Ravioli the Clown.
Twenty-five steers weighing a combined 30,314 pounds were paraded, admired, bid on and sold Friday at the Teton County Fair, but the surprise of the day came with feathers.
After he finished shooting, put down his gun and walked away from the range, Will Harper, 11, wasn’t feeling all too great about his performance.
If you fly into Jackson Hole Airport on a Saturday this summer the first thing waiting to greet you won’t be a taxi driver or that friend generously picking you up in exchange for a beer.