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Wyoming’s new land rush – CBS News
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Wyoming’s new land rush – CBS News

Jackson, Wyoming is often called the Last of the Old West. Its cowboy culture runs so deep it even rides long on the morning cup of coffee. And while some of the best things in life here may be free, you pay a steep price to live in this valley known as Jackson Hole.Elizabeth Hutchings moved here from Massachusetts in 2018. "I love this community and I love the place where I live. But there is always that question in the back of your mind of, are you going to be able to survive here?"For the first seven months, the only place she could afford to live was in her van. Correspondent Ben Tracy asked, "Between living in your van, your car, and various apartments, how many places have you lived here in four years?""Eight or nine," Hutchings replied...