Land http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Grand Teton land deal funding uncertain http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/grand-teton-land-deal-funding-uncertain <p>The federal government might not be able to buy a tract of land within Grand Teton National Park, as it had planned to do.<br>&nbsp;<br>An Interior Department spokesman says the agency may not be able to allocate funding to buy the land from Wyoming.<br>&nbsp;<br>Wyoming has owned the roughly two square miles of land since statehood. The parcels are surrounded by park land but aren't formally part of Grand Teton.<br>&nbsp;<br>Two years ago, Wyoming's governor threatened to sell the land at auction. The threat prodded Interior officials to agree to buy the land for $107 million.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 22:17:00 +0000 The Associated Press 30255 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Grand Teton land deal funding uncertain Jackson Seeks To Buy 10 Acres From Forest Service http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jackson-seeks-buy-10-acres-forest-service <p>The town of Jackson is looking to buy a piece of property from the U.S. Forest Service.</p><p>The Forest Service plans to get rid of the 10-acre parcel on the outskirts of town and would normally auction it off to the highest bidder. But Jackson officials have asked the agency to consider a direct sale, where they would skip the auction and just negotiate a price with the town.</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 00:47:53 +0000 Willow Belden 18918 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jackson Seeks To Buy 10 Acres From Forest Service