Valley Citizen http://www.valleycitizen.com/ Teton Valley's Local News Source Thu, 31 July 2014 08:00:22 GMT en-us Geotourism Center grand opening set for Friday - Driggs to welcome national leaders to ribbon cutting http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=874 http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=874 Wed, 30 July 2014 The Teton Geotourism Center will hold a grand opening ceremony Friday afternoon on the plaza at the Driggs City Center and inside the newly completed visitors center. The real deal - Jason Hammond brings history to life at the Mountain Rendezvous in Victor http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=873 http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=873 Wed, 30 July 2014 This rich history continues, as enthusiasts keep the mountain man tradition alive, and can be enjoyed by the public at Victor&rsquo;s upcoming Teton Valley Mountain Rendezvous. As if transported from another century, mountain men from all over the country will descend upon the town to sell and trade their goods, as well as reunite with old friends. Commission considers cutting engineer - With a balanced budget, Park wonders if county needs a full time engineer, cites cost savings http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=872 http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=872 Wed, 30 July 2014 Teton County Commission Chairman Kelly Park suggested cutting or reducing the county engineer/director of public works position citing a potential $104,000 cost savings. This suggestion was weakly supported by Commissioner Sid Kunz that afternoon who chose not to weigh in on Park&rsquo;s proposal, but supported looking at the potential cut or reduction in hours. Commissioner Kathy Rinaldi was absent during Monday&rsquo;s meeting, but said in a phone interview Tuesday that cutting the county engineer position was nothing short of &ldquo;reckless.&rdquo; The price of Geotourism - What’s next after the ribbon is cut http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=871 http://valleycitizen.com/stories_news_detail.php?pkStories=871 Thu, 24 July 2014 And after the ribbon is cut next Friday, Aug. 1, it will be up to the 11 member volunteer board and the newly minted Executive Director, Cynthia Rose, to ensure that the first of its kind will remain one of a kind in the City of Driggs. Obituaries - Wayne Wesley Wood http://valleycitizen.com/columnists_detail.php?pkColumnists=165 http://valleycitizen.com/columnists_detail.php?pkColumnists=165 Mon, 21 July 2014 <font><span style="font-size:11pt">Wayne Wesley Wood, 83, quietly returned home to his Father in Heaven and other beloved family members &nbsp;on the evening of July 17, 2014. &nbsp; <br /></span></font>