All posts tagged "history"

  • Crazier than Fiction

    Armed with truth and oral traditions, the descendants of famed Lakota warrior Crazy Horse rewrote the fabled history of their kin with help from a prophetic Western figure. Now, the predestined collaborators bring their book to Jackson....

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Reporter’s Notebook: Can’t Fool History

    Lessons on resistance and being present during ‘Hamilton’s’ Salt Lake City performance Salt Lake City, Utah – “Is there somethin’ going on tonight?” our Lyft driver asked, eyeing our outfits. Seated in the back of a Chevy...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • The New West: Best Advice for Jackson Hole

    Remembering the past and acknowledging the future as a community transforms JACKSON HOLE, WY – When I made my first visit to the valley in the early 1980s and then after I moved here mid-decade, Jackson Hole...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • DON’T MISS: Different Targets, Same Story

    Anne Frank’s stepsister, a Holocaust survivor, discusses a past and present with many parallels. JACKSON HOLE, WY – History is perhaps society’s most powerful lesson—but only if we listen. Stepsister to Anne Frank and Holocaust survivor Eva...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • FEATURE: All Hail the King

    Digging into the plan that will transform the town hill.  Snow King celebrated its 75th birthday in 2014. It barely made it. This is part one in a series that will explore Snow King’s past, present and...

    • Posted September 20, 2016
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  • WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Canyon Kids

    Embracing the geology and humanity found on a favorite Jackson Hole hike. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’ve never known a bigger dork than Jackson Hole High School science teacher Andrea Overly. Although we haven’t been friends for...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • FEATURE: If I Knew Then…

    Gleaning wisdom and perspective from the valley’s golden agers. Jackson Hole, WY – Addie Donnan, 91, skied her last run at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort when she was in her late 80s. She stuck close to the...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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