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Ford Injured in Crash-Landing

March 6, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

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Harrison Ford was taking off from Santa Monica Airport when his WWII era plane lost power and crashed. Ford was attempting an”immediate return” to the runway when the 1942 Ryan Aeronautical ST3KR he was flying hit the ground just short of the airport at a golf course.

Fords injuries were called serious, but not life-threatening. No one on the ground was injured in what was described as a medium to high-impact incident. Paramedics said the pilot was alert and conscious and had experienced moderate trauma.

WANTED Support For Steve Hahn

March 6, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

Long time Jackson Hole hockey player, Steve Hahn, is currently undergoing radiation treatment in Salt Lake City for Anaplastic Astrocytoma, a type of brain cancer.

Support Steve Saturday, March 7, 2015 @ 7pm

Shooting Gallery (down by the Zamboni door) of the Snow King Center

$20 Requested Donation*

Private area to view JH Moose vs Vermont, Pizza , and Refreshments

For more information , or to make a contribution if you cannot attend call or email Derek Goodson

307-732-8155 or dgoodson@springcreekranch.com

* Admission to JH Moose game not included

Après Vous Chairlift Evacuated

March 5, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

Today at approximately 10:30 am the Après Vous Chairlift experienced a mechanical issue that caused the top drive gear box to stop working.  Skiers and riders were on the line, and at approximately 11am JHMR Ski Patrol began evacuation measures.  All individuals are safe, and received full refunds for the day.  At this time the JHMR Lift Maintenance staff are working with the lift manufacturer Poma to get replacement parts here as soon as possible. JHMR will communicate resumption of operations as soon as we have information on the replacement parts.

Youth Program Marks 10th Year GTNP

March 5, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

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MOOSE, WY — A popular youth conservation initiative and seasonal job program will mark its 10th year at Grand Teton National Park this summer, and high school students (ages 16 to 19) who wish to participate in the 2015 Youth Conservation Program (YCP) are encouraged to submit an application. Applications must be postmarked by March 20, 2015. 

 

Funding for this youth-focused program comes from the Grand Teton National Park Foundation through generous contributions by their donors. Grand Teton’s trail supervisors hope to enroll 15-25 short-term positions during this recruitment period.  

The 2015 YCP program will span ten weeks from June 15 through August 21. Participants must be at least 16 years of age by June 15, and live locally as housing is not provided.  Applicants must be U.S. citizens, or possess a work visa for temporary employment as non-citizen. Applicants must also be students in good standing.  Other qualifications include good team skills, a willingness to learn about Grand Teton and its trail system, and the ability to work at a physically demanding job which may involve lifting 30-40 pounds. Wages for YCP participants are approximately $11.00 per hour. … Continue Reading

JACKSON WILL HOST THE JACKALOPE JUMP MARCH 21ST

March 5, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

Jackalope_000Dressed in crazy costumes, residents all over Jackson will jump into freezin’ cold waters to raise money for Special Olympics Wyoming athletes!

When the day of the jump arrives, there is excitement and anticipation in the air as friends gather to share the afternoon, celebrate the abilities and the accomplishments of the Special Olympics Wyoming athletes, and prepare to jump! There will be delicious snacks, opportunities to win awards, prizes and fun costumes!

This fundraiser is a family-friendly, community event bringing together local residents, friends from neighboring towns, as well as brave individuals of all ages representing caring companies, civic organizations, local schools and law enforcement.  Jackalope Jumps are open to the public, and all spectators are encouraged to come out to cheer on the brave jumpers.  All proceeds benefit Special Olympics Wyoming programs. … Continue Reading

Fire Hits Moosehead

March 4, 2015 Uncategorized No Comments

A structure fire at the historic Moosehead ranch consumed the main ranch residence last week.

TC-Fire-EMSThe blaze was fought in the early morning hours in sub-zero temperatures. Personnel from Teton Count and Grand Teton National Park responded to the call. The fire did not harm the guest cabins and dining lodge which are used for summer operations.

Fire officials say the fire was undetermined origin.

 

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