Widespread power outages are being reported in Teton Valley this morning as Fall River Electric Corporation has been asked to reduce their electric load by 50 percent at the request of Bonneville Power. The request from Bonneville comes on the heels of a large-scale power outage (50,000 customers) in the area of East Idaho covered by Rocky Mountain Power. ...(more)
Teton Valley is a hotspot for avalanche professionals, from instructors and backcountry guides to forecasters and snow scientists, but no one knows the snow quite like Lynne Wolfe. ...(more)
The City of Victor has two breweries located within its city limits, and both are allowed to make beer and then sell it. You can buy it to go or have a beer right there at the brewery; it’s up to you.
And while wine falls under a similar category as beer in many cases, if you’re making vodka or whiskey or any other spirits, retail sales and onsite consumption are a more difficult prospect, especially if that distillery is located within a city’s area of impact. ...(more)
The backcountry may be beckoning. But when it comes to staying safe out there, knowing the terrain and snow conditions and understanding the potential for perilous snow slides is key. ...(more)
The Teton Senior Center will host a potluck dinner this Saturday in honor of its board chair and longtime volunteer Ruby Parsons. ...(more)
Nestled within a deep blue velvet case lie an array of Christmas ornaments: glass bulbs, ovular photo frames, miniature red teakettles, all adorned with hand painted scenes of the local environment. A moose wandering in a snow-covered field with Grand and Middle Teton in the background, white-frosted pines with towering Teton peaks behind, an elk amongst the wintry spruce trees. ...(more)