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Mia Shumway

Wyoming snowpack levels on the right track

Halfway through the meteorological winter, Wyoming snowpack levels are a mixed bag but trending in the right direction.  “Compared to one year ago, snowpack is near or above where we are today,” said Tony Bergantino, Acting Director Water Resources Data…

Bear Lake School District reminds community to stop for school busses

The Bear Lake School District #33 has issued a statement in response to what it says is an “increase in school bus stop-arm violations.” “Please stop for the bus,” said Johnathan Hemmert, BLSD #33 Transportation director. “We just want the…

Snowmobiler Rescued Wednesday in Granite Falls Area

Teton County Search and Rescue responded to a snowmobile crash on January 12 in the Granite Falls area of the Bridger-Teton National Forest. The rider, a woman, had accidentally driven off the edge of the trail and had a suspected…

Snake River Bridge Project in final phase of public meetings

The final public meeting for the upcoming Snake River Bridge Project was held Thursday night. Bob Hammond, WYDOT resident engineer, conducted the meeting.  The intersection of Highway 22 and Highway 390 outside of Wilson will be overhauled to improve safety…

Jackson Hole Airport construction begins this week

This week, the Jackson Hole Airport began construction on the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) Checkpoint. The renovations will affect the TSA lanes and the holding area, but the airport remains open and operating.  According to the Jackson Hole Airport, the…

TCSAR Rescues Backcountry Skier

Teton County Search and Rescue responded to a backcountry skiing incident on Jan. 2. The skier, a woman, was on Windy Ridge on the west side of Teton Pass when she injured her knee.  TCSAR was able to fly the…

Hunting Applications Now Open

Hunting applications for the 2022 season open on the Wyoming Game and Fish Department website on Jan. 3. Hopeful hunters can submit elk, deer, antelope, moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, and spring wild turkey applications.  Hunters will need to have…