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Former senator's Wyoming ranch purchased for national forest

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - The Bridger-Teton National Forest has acquired a 990-acre ranch that had been the largest remaining private inholding along the Upper Gros Ventre River valley. The $3 million purchase of the property once owned by former U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl of Wisconsin was recently announced by

KBJR6.COM - 2018-03-17 22:30:00

Farewell to Swift featured friends, photos, music

Friends and family of David J. Swift packed the Center for the Arts on Saturday night to share stories, laugh and celebrate his life. "David Swift's Excellent Adventure," as it was dubbed, began with a social hour and ended with a dance party. In the middle, about 400 people settled into the Center


Drake Superfans Think He's In Wyoming Recording With Kanye West

Jackson Hole, WY - Drake fans are undeniably devoted. A couple of super sleuths believe their Toronto 6 God is currently holed up in Wyoming where Kanye West has been working on an album. On Thursday (March 15), Drake's frequent photographer, Theo Skudra, posted an Instagram Story and fans noticed t


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Police release new pictures, surveillance video in downtown Burley fire BURLEY - The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have partnered with Cassia County Sheriff's Office and the Idaho State Fire Marshal to bring the reward money offered on a downtown Burley arson fire and pipe bom

TWIN FALLS TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-19 06:00:00

Road remains closed as Wyoming landslide blocks river

ALPINE, Wyo. (AP) - Officials plan to keep a road closed while a landslide threatens to continue damming up a river in western Wyoming. A series of earthquakes followed by snow caused the landslide in February. Ground movement has slowed considerably but the once 30-foot-wide (10-meter-wide) Greys R


K2 Radio News: Flash Briefing For March 17th, 2018 - Evening

ALPINE, Wyo. (AP) - Officials plan to keep a road closed while a landslide threatens to continue damming up a river in western Wyoming. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Agreements between the Wyoming House and Senate on funding public education and construction projects have enabled the Legislature to adjourn

K2RADIO.COM - 2018-03-17 23:33:51

Alleged prostitute arrested in Jackson motel

A woman was arrested at a Jackson motel Monday night after police found her advertisement online that allegedly was soliciting sex. Adrena Coffey, 31, arrived in Jackson on Monday and saw at least one client before a detective showed up. "We responded to her and made arrangements to meet at 9:15," T


Police Search Jackson Hole Middle School Following Bomb Threat

Authorities in western Wyoming searched Jackson Hole Middle School for explosive devices Wednesday morning after a bomb threat was received overnight. Classes at the school started two hours later than usual due to the threat, which was received by Teton County School District staff. According to a


Gathering digs into data about philanthropy

Valley do-gooders and nonprofit leaders assembled for a brand-new event, "22 in 21: The State of our Philanthropy," Thursday at Spring Creek Ranch. Organized by Jonathan Schechter's Charture Institute, the event discussed economic and philanthropic trends in Jackson Hole. Schechter opened the summit


Jackson authorities investigate bomb threat

JACKSON, Wyo. (KIFI/KIDK) - A Joint Incident Command is investigating a bomb threat against Jackson Hole Middle School late Tuesday evening. An alert to parents and stafff delayed the start of classes by two hours Wednesday morning. Early Wednesday, the Jackson Police Department, Teton County Sherif


Legislature concludes 2018 budget session

After extending the 2018 session for two days to finalize the state's biennial budget, the Wyoming Legislature completed its business late Thursday night. The session began Feb. 12 with 330 pieces of legislation introduced. As of Thursday both chambers had passed 142 bills, many of which are still a


Jackson elk are stable and all bunched up

Aly Courtemanch was pleasantly surprised to find that the annual checkup of the Jackson Elk Herd was even possible this winter. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department biologist is accustomed to dealing with elk that are easily sortable and can be formed into lines by laying out food that draws the ani


Kanye West Reportedly Joined By Nas, Travis Scott & Kid Cudi For Wyoming Album Session

Jackson Hole, Wyoming - Kanye West is back in Wyoming to put the finishing touches on his next studio album and he's reportedly recruited a few of his famous friends for his latest visit to the Cowboy State. According to TMZ, Travis Scott is among the artists Kanye invited to Jackson Hole, Wyoming


No bombs found at middle school

A bomb threat delayed the start of classes at Jackson Hole Middle School Wednesday morning. Law enforcement investigated a bomb threat that came in late Tuesday evening to school administrators. Classes resumed shortly after 11:15 a.m. and remained on schedule for the rest of the day. More than 25 o


BREAKING: Threat delays school

A threat has delayed school at Jackson Hole Middle School. Law enforcement is investigating a threat that came in over night to school administrators. As a result, school will be delayed until 10:55 a.m. Because the investigation is active and ongoing, law enforcement said they could not share more