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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Partial Fire Restrictions

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“This means different things depending on whether you live in the Town of Jackson or in the county,” noted Fire Marshal Kathy Clay.

Only under very specific conditions are open fires allowed in the Town of Jackson at any time of the yea...

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

July 4th Fireworks Cancelled

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Teton County announced the decision on Friday, June 25th.  Both Snow King and Teton Village firework shows are cancelled.  

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Fire & Rescue Spotlight

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In our Public Education Library we have links to the all the Major Wildfire Preparedness, Adaptiveness and Safety agencies. Please explore some of these resources to make certain you are ready for this Wildfire Season.  As always, you are welcome...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Wildland Urban Interface Code Amendment

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Go to the Teton County GIS map to see red hash marked areas which are the mapped WUI.

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Expect Delays on Elk Refuge Road

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Motorists and recreators should expect delays throughout the day on the National Elk Refuge Road next week due to routine maintenance.

Teton County Road and Levee crews will begin grading and applying a dust control agent on the road that is on the south-e...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Expect Delays on Fall Creek and Fish Creek Roads

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Regular users of two roads north and south of Wilson should plan for delays throughout the day over the next two weeks.

Teton County Road and Levee will have a contractor working to chip seal and fog seal Fall Creek and Fish Creek roads Monday, July 26 thr...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Increase in Passport Processing Time

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Teton County residents who are planning international travel and need a passport or renewal are strongly encouraged to start planning sooner rather than later.

The United States Department of State is working through a backlog of passport applications caus...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

BCC Regular Meeting Action Report

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Teton County Board of Commissioners Meeting

Action Report – July 20, 2021

A summary of actions taken at regular Teton County Board of Commission meetings

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Electrical Wire Causes Wildland Fire on Snow King

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Jackson Hole Fire/EMS would like to remind the public to check outdoor sources of heat for potential issues after a faulty electrical wire is ruled the cause of Sunday’s fire on Snow King Mountain Resort.

 

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Entries in the Blue Ribbon Exhibit Hall

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With just a week until the 65th Teton County Fair, the Fair Board wants to remind the public that there is still time to enter into the Blue Ribbon Exhibit Hall. 

“It’s a great way for individuals to showcase their talents, cra...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Grassy Arena Closed for Two Weeks

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In preparation for the 65th Annual Teton County Fair, the Teton County Fairgrounds Grassy Arena will be closed for the next two weeks. 

On Wednesday July 14, 2021, the Teton County Fairgrounds staff will begin fencing off the Grassy Arena to keep ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Teton County Goes into Partial Fire Restrictions

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On July 6, 2021, the Teton County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a Partial Fire Restriction Ban in Teton County.  

 

“This means different things depending on whether you live in the Town of Jackson or in the County,&...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

2021 Teton County Fair Tickets On Sale

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Teton County Fair Tickets on Sale July 1st

 

July 1, 2021, Jackson, Wyo.  Tickets to the Teton County Fair night events and the Frazier Carnival are on sale as of July 1st.

Teton County Fair night events include: 

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Wildlife Friendly Fencing Amendment Draft Regulation

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The Teton County Planning & Building Services Department has developed and released amended draft regulations related to Wildlife Friendly Fencing. This update is one component of a series of Natural Resource Land Development Regulation updates within...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Groundbreaking for Mercill Condos

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Today Mercill Partners, Teton County, and the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department broke ground on Mercill Condos, a public-private partnership that will create 30 new Workforce homes in the heart of downtown Jackson. 

 

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Be Prepared: Wildland Fire Prevention

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- Due to dry conditions in the valley, Jackson Hole Fire/EMS is taking added measures to get the message out about wildland fires this summer.

  

“We cannot prevent a fire from a lightning strike,” said Fire Ch...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Opportunity for Public Feedback on the Future Plans for Teton County parcel on Spring Gulch Road

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Teton County has developed a preliminary concept to improve public access and rehabilitate vegetation on a publicly owned parcel on Spring Gulch Road. This Vegetation Mitigation project is a requirement from the 2018 Replacement of the Cattleman&rsquo...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Commercial Air Tours Over Grand Teton National Park Resolution

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BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF TETON COUNTY

 

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COMMERCIAL AIR TOURS OVER GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK

 

WHEREAS, Wind River Air, LLC scenic helicopter tours represents a comm...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Northern South Park Public Participation Program

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The Northern South Park neighborhood will be designed through a planning process that supports and enhances shared community values. To achieve this objective, public participation is essential to this planning process. The following public participation ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Updates to the Preservation Program Pilot

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On Monday, July 16, 2021 during the Joint Information Meeting, the Board of County Commissioners and Jackson Town Council approved several changes to the Pilot Preservation Program, including: 

  • Increasing the amount of funding available for down p...
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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Pilot Preservation Program Launches

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February 1, 2021. The Preservation Program was approved by the Jackson Town Council and Teton County Board of County Commissioners January 11, 2021. This program will use $1,000,000 from the 2019 Specific Purpose Excise Tax ("SPET&q...
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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Housing Department Receives Grant for Emergency Housing

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Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, Jackson, Wyo. – Today the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department received a $25,000 grant to secure temporary housing for community members seeking a place to quarantine or isolate due to COVID-19. The grant was...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Housing Department Releases Midyear Report

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Jackson, Wyo., Tuesday, July 28, 2020 – The Jackson/Teton County Housing Department released its midyear report today, highlighting the department’s work over the first two quarters of 2020.  

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Recycling Bins Temporarily Unavailabe at Teton County Fairgrounds

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Recycling Bins Temporarily Unavailable at Teton County Fairgrounds

 

The Recycling bins at the Fairgrounds, located at the corner of Snow King Avenue and Flat Creek Drive, will be unavailable from Friday, July 23 through Sunday, August 1, to make r...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Temporary Recycling Closure at Hoback Junction

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Temporary Recycling Closure at Hoback Junction 

 

Due to staffing constraints at the Recycling Center, ISWR will be suspending recycling services at the Hoback Junction community recycling site.  This closure is temporary, and the...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Recycling Center Office Hours Reduced

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Recycling Center Office Hours Reduced

The Teton County Recycling Center will be reducing office hours effective Monday, July 12th due to staffing constraints.  Beginning July 12th, the Recycling Center office hours will be Monday-Friday 9:00am to ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Textile Recycling Suspended

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Textile Recycling Suspended

Teton County Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling has suspended textile recycling and is not accepting textiles effective immediately.  ISWR's textile program is suspended due to our partners' collecti...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Scrap Metal Recycling

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The large scrap metal bin at the Recycling Center was removed on Friday, April 2nd. Small, residential scrap metal recycling is still be available for drop-off at the Recycling Center, during office hours. Please check in with office staff for bin locatio...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

System Specialist

TCSO’s IT department consists of three budgeted positions which include an IT Manager, a Network Specialist and a System Specialist. 

Starting Yearly Salary: $56,875M-F 08:00-05:00Apply Online here or PDF here

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Network Specialist

The Teton County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking a qualified person for the position of NETWORK SPECIALIST.

TCSO’s IT department consists of three budgeted positions which include an IT Manager, a Network Specialist and a...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Front Desk

Teton County Sheriff’s Office is hiring for our Front Desk.  The ideal candidate is organized, detail oriented and proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Quickbooks. This is a full time position, Monday through Friday 8:00-5:00

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Floating Flat Creek

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Floating Flat Creek June 16, 2021 – It feels like August! Summer temperatures arrived about a month early this year and that means floating Flat Creek is a popular endeavor. Jackson/Teton County Parks & Recreation (TCJPR) and the To...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Snow King Ballfield Summer Use

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May 6, 2021 - Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation has been working closely with all the stakeholders involved in the Snow King gondola construction for the summer of 2021. Based on construction timelines and impacts on the surrounding areas, the ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update: New Vaccine Bus Stops For Next Week

July 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – Additional Pop-up COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics around the community have been scheduled by the Teton County Health Department for next week in conjunction with community partners. No appointments are needed at t...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Back Into Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19

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July 14, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved back up into the Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19. This increase from the Green (New Normal) Risk Level has resulted from a shift in so...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

2021 Community Health Needs Assessment Report Available

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The 2021 Community Health Needs Assessment Report has been published by Healthy Teton County and is now available online at http://healthytetoncounty.org. Healthy Teton County determined the top community primary heal...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Switching to Moderna and Change in Clinic Hours

July 6, 2021, Jackson, WY – Due to vaccine supply, Teton County Health Departm...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Vaccine Bus Next Stops and How To Request a Pop-Up Clinic

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Next Stops for the Health Department’s Vaccine Bus and How to Request a Pop-up Clinic

June 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department’s...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

E. coli Warning Signs to be Posted on Fish Creek and Flat Creek

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June 15, 2021, Jackson, WY – Signs will be posted this week on portions of Fish Creek and Flat Creek warning recreational users of elevated levels of Escherichia coli bacteria (E. coli). This signage was first place...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Teton County Health Department’s Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, Vaxi Taxi, Hits the Road

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June 11, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department now has a mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, called Vaxi Taxi, that will host pop-up vaccination clinics around the community.  The Health Depart...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Shots of Swag: A Hole Community Vaccination Campaign

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Shots of Swag: A Hole Community Vaccination Campaign

June 1, 2021, Jackson, WY – Beginning today the Teton County Health Department is launching the Hole Community Vaccina...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Mask Order in Effect June 1, 2021 Through June 11, 2021 for Public and Private K-12 Schools

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May 25, 2021, Jackson, WY – Statewide Health Order #1, which requires masks in public and private K-12 schools, is set to expire on May 31, 2021.  Most schools in Teton County, WY are in session through Jun...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Moving Location and New Hours of Operation

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department’s COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic is moving back to the Health Department’s building, located at 460 E. Pearl Ave, after being at the new Target building since t...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

CDC Updates Mask Wearing Guidance for Individuals Who are Fully Vaccinated

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today updated their mask-wearing guidance for individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  According to the update...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Use in Those 12+; Vaccine Clinics at Schools

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department will begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to individuals ages 12 and up.  This is following the decision made by the Advisory Commit...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Into Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is pleased to announce that Teton County, WY has moved down into the Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19.  This decrease from the Y...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Rescinded Today, May 7,2021, at Noon

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May 7, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, was rescinded today, May 7, 2021, at noon. &...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Set to be Rescinded on May 7, 2021

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April 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, is expected to be rescinded on May 7, 2021 instead of expiring on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine Use

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Following a thorough safety review, including two meetings of the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control an...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Into Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19

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April 23, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved down into the Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19. This decrease from the Orange (Moderate) Risk Level has ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Additional COVID Vaccine Appointments Available; Walk-in Appointments Welcome

April 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – Additional COVID vaccine appointments have been released this morning on the Teton County Health Department’s vaccine w...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Increased Food License Fee

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HB0049 was signed by the Governor this week (April 12, 2021). The bill is a fee increase for food licenses only and it takes effect on July 1st. All food licenses will be double, so a new license will be $200, renewals will be $100, and temporary permits ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Vaccine Appointments for the General Public Released Tomorrow

March 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is transitioning to Phase 2 of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Receives Approval for Local Mask Order

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March 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Following the March 8, 2021 announcement by the Wyoming Governor’s Office that the Statewide Mask Requirement would be removed, the Teton District Health Officer requested a local health order t...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

B.1.351 COVID Variant Originating in South Africa Detected in Teton County, WY

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March 8, 2021, Jackson, WY – A COVID-19 test collected on a Teton County resident in January 2021 has been genotyped and identified as the COVID-19 variant B.1.351, which was first identified in South Africa in late...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Movie Night at Mike Yokel

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Movie in the Park on July 22nd at Mike Yokel. 

Movie starts at 8:30pm or sunset

$10 per family

$4 per individual 

Register online at: https://tetonparksandrec.recdesk.com/Community/Home

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Snake River Days 2021

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SNAKE RIVER DAYS IS AN INCREDIBLY FUN, ADVENTURE-FILLED, AND ACTIVE FIVE DAY CAMP FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL AGE YOUTH. AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SNAKE RIVER WATERSHED THROUGH ACTIVITIES AND EXPERIENCES THAT INCLUDE RIVER HYDROLOGY, FLAT WATER CANOEING AND KAYAKING, ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Summer Swim Lessons- Session 2

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Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of programs for persons six months of age and older. The aqua-tot and preschool programs were designed by professional staff to provide the best opportunity for individuals to reach the...

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