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  • Wyoming Game and Fish Department Hiring Game Wardens
    on July 17, 2024 at 2:34 am

    One of the most recognizable uniforms in Wyoming is that of a game warden. Since 1899, Wyoming’s game wardens have been dedicated to protecting the state’s wildlife, and now you have a chance to join this esteemed team. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is hiring up to eight warden positions across the state. The The post Wyoming Game and Fish Department Hiring Game Wardens appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Visitor Numbers In Yellowstone Jump From ’23
    on July 17, 2024 at 2:21 am

    Yellowstone National Park hosted 914,612 recreation visits in June 2024, an 8% increase from June 2023, which had 847,864 visits. However, this June’s visitation showed a 3% decrease compared to June 2021, which had 938,845 visits. So far in 2024, the park has seen a total of 1,633,739 recreation visits. This represents a 9% increase The post Visitor Numbers In Yellowstone Jump From ’23 appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Helicopter Stocking of Fish in Backcountry Lakes Near Dubois and Lander
    on July 16, 2024 at 10:44 pm

    The Wyoming Game and Fish Department, in collaboration with the U.S. Forest Service, will soon be conducting helicopter stocking of fish in backcountry and wilderness lakes outside Dubois and Lander. This initiative targets lakes in the Shoshone National Forest, specifically within the Popo Agie and Fitzpatrick Wildernesses. Over the course of several days, a total The post Helicopter Stocking of Fish in Backcountry Lakes Near Dubois and Lander appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Energy Conservation Works Appoints Turley Executive Director
    on July 16, 2024 at 5:39 pm

    The Energy Conservation Works (ECW) Joint Powers Board has approved a contract with Melissa E. Turley, principal of m.e.t. solutions, for Executive Director services. This decision was made during a special meeting last week. ECW is dedicated to providing equitable access to energy conservation and renewable energy, improving the quality of life for all residents. The post Energy Conservation Works Appoints Turley Executive Director appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Car Crashes Into Hot Pool In Yellowstone
    on July 12, 2024 at 9:51 pm

    On Thursday, July 11, at approximately 10:40 a.m., a vehicle with five occupants accidentally drove off the roadway and into the Semi-Centennial Geyser thermal feature near Roaring Mountain, located between Mammoth Hot Springs and Norris Junction in Yellowstone National Park. All five occupants managed to exit the vehicle on their own and were transported to The post Car Crashes Into Hot Pool In Yellowstone appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Crash Investigation Leads to Recovery of Missing Woman
    on July 10, 2024 at 10:48 pm

    A crash investigation in Grand Teton National Park has resulted in locating a missing woman from Nampa, Idaho. On July 7, 2024, the Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) was called to assist with a crash investigation on US 26 near mile post 1. Rangers from Grand Teton National Park (GTNP) and Teton County Sheriff’s Deputies initially The post Crash Investigation Leads to Recovery of Missing Woman appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Fire Danger Increases to ‘High’ in Western Wyoming
    on July 10, 2024 at 2:14 am

    Teton Interagency Fire managers have elevated the fire danger rating to high for Grand Teton National Park, the Bridger-Teton National Forest, and the National Elk Refuge starting Tuesday, July 9. The forecast indicates continued warmer and drier weather conditions, which have led to this increase in fire danger. Despite the landscape’s green appearance, dead and The post Fire Danger Increases to ‘High’ in Western Wyoming appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.

  • Update on July 4 Law Enforcement Involved Shooting in Yellowstone National Park
    on July 9, 2024 at 11:57 pm

    On the morning of July 4, Yellowstone National Park law enforcement rangers responded to a shooting incident at Canyon Village. The shooter, identified as 28-year-old Samson Lucas Bariah Fussner of Milton, Florida, was firing a semi-automatic rifle toward a dining facility. Fussner was killed during an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement rangers. The incident The post Update on July 4 Law Enforcement Involved Shooting in Yellowstone National Park appeared first on Jackson Hole Radio.