August 8, 2010 |
If you go THE BEST WAY TO JACKSON, WYO., AND GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK From LAX, United offers nonstop service and Delta and United offering connecting (change of planes) service to the Jackson Hole, Wyo., airport. WHERE TO STAY Cowboy Village Resort, 120 S. Flatcreek Drive, Jackson; (307) 733-3121 or 800-483-8667, http://www.townsquareinns.com . Dozens of log cabins with kitchenettes, close together, with indoor pool and grassy playground next door. About six blocks from town square.
June 6, 1996 |
DEAR SOS: I have tried and tried without success to duplicate the wonderful salad made with strips of tofu that look like spaghetti at the Mandarin Deli in Los Angeles. Can you come up with a recipe? --ESTHER DEAR ESTHER: Here's the recipe Mandarin Deli sent to us. And it's great. Tofu is high in protein and low in fat and calories. It's a wonderful choice for a light but filling salad meal. The tofu strips come in a package and are cooked in boiling water until soft (as you would spaghetti).
July 30, 2001 |
Firefighters got a break from the weather as they fought to maintain their advantage against a forest fire burning within feet of expensive mountain homes. The blaze, estimated at 4,620 acres, was considered 50% contained a week after being sparked by a campfire. Its plume of smoke was thinning over Jackson Hole, the 40-mile-long valley surrounded by three mountain ranges and gateway to the Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks.
January 26, 1990 |
President's Day weekend is peak skiing time in the Western United States. Flights to such skiing meccas as Lake Tahoe, Jackson Hole, Powderhorn (via Grand Junction, Colo.) and Sun Valley (via Boise) require a change of planes. A direct flight to Denver gets a skier within reach of Aspen and Vail, a flight to Portland takes you to Mt. Hood or Timberline Lodge, Seattle is within reach of Crystal Mountain.
April 6, 2006 |
Air America Radio, a liberal talk radio network that features comedian Al Franken, said Danny Goldberg was giving up his role as chief executive and would be replaced by an executive from a management consulting firm. Goldberg, a longtime music industry executive, joined Air America as CEO in February 2005. He will remain with the company as vice chairman. Jim Wiggett will become interim CEO while the company searches for a permanent replacement, the company said.
September 23, 2004 |
Two survivors of a plane crash in a rugged wilderness area emerged on a highway near Kalispell after making their way on foot through the mountains. The survivors, both U.S. Forest Service employees, made their way out a day after the Flathead County sheriff and the Forest Service had announced their deaths. Three others died in the crash. The survivors were identified as Jodee Hogg, 23, of Billings and Matthew Ramige, 29, of Jackson Hole, Wyo.
June 23, 1994 |
IDB Expects New Auditor Soon: The Culver City telecommunications company said that by the end of the month it probably will hire a replacement for Deloitte & Touche, which quit in a dispute with IDB over the company's accounting practices. Separately, an IDB executive confirmed that President Edward Cheramy was two months tardy in reporting to the Securities and Exchange Commission that he sold 300,000 shares in March.
September 19, 1985
Donald Wilkinson, governor of the Farm Credit Administration, said in an interview, "We might have to use the system's resources more rapidly than the 18-to-24-month period I've been indicating." Wilkinson said the nation's farm economy had deteriorated so rapidly that his projection may have been too optimistic. Wilkinson was in Jackson Hole, Wyo., for a three-day meeting of the 37 Federal Farm Credit Systems directors and presidents. They have agreed to formally ask Congress for financial
September 23, 2003
The carp-like Labeo scrape algae off a hippo in the documentary "Mzima: Haunt of the River Horse" set in Kenya. It opened the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival on Monday in Grand Teton National Park, Wyo.What began in 1991 as an obscure magnet for far-flung filmmakers, producers and distributors slowly has gained mainstream exposure. Accepting the 2003 Conservation Action Award on Thursday will be El Hadj Omar Bongo, who created a national parks system in Gabon.