All posts by Meg Daly
THE BUZZ 2: Democratic Contender
Can a 33-year-old Rock Springs native end the 40-year drought for Wyoming Dems? JACKSON HOLE, WY – A Democrat in the lone congressional seat in Republican-dominated Wyoming has long been a far cry from this Cowboy State’s reality....
- Posted May 17, 2016
CREATIVE PEAKS: A New Groove
Steven Glass confronts his ‘Big Year of Weird’ in a solo show at The Center. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A new art exhibit at the Center Theater Gallery explores the question of how we define ourselves in times...
- Posted May 17, 2016
Crushing Obstacles and Flash Mobs
Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Grab your tutu and get ready to run. The focus is fun at the Ultimate Towner Obstacle Course. But serious competitors are welcome too. In its fifth year, the Towner is a motivational athletic...
- Posted May 12, 2016
THE BUZZ: Giving a Face to the Displaced
The H.U.G. Project shines a light on people one step away from homelessness. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As 250 residents are evicted from the Virginian Village Apartments, placing affected folks in the community spotlight is increasingly important....
- Posted May 3, 2016
FEATURE STORY: New American Anthem
Ahead of her valley debut, Claudia Rankine delves into Citizen, race struggles. “I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me. Like the bodiless heads you see sometimes in circus sideshows, it is as though...
- Posted April 14, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Creative madness at Artlab Open Studios
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Back in the day — or, really, only a few years ago — when Teton Artlab started the Factory Studios, their occasional Open Studio nights were one of the hottest, hippest events in...
- Posted March 31, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Revealing Wyoming’s flavors, complexities
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – There’s a wonderful culture clash going on over at the Art Association (and I’m not talking about Mark Nowlin’s dapper sweater vests juxtaposed with Sam Dowd’s clay-crusted jeans). I recently revisited the “Portrait...
- Posted March 18, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Jackson creative reinvents herself
Shari Brownfield is an art-world dynamo. I met Shari a few years ago when she was in the thick of running her successful children’s clothing company, Soren Lorensen Design. When bulk production proved untenable for the hand-made...
- Posted March 3, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Look up! Art exhibit surveys ‘Our UpYard’
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.” – Stephen Hawking As...
- Posted February 17, 2015
CULTURE FRONT: Poetic prowess at the library
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A few weeks ago, the small town of Ethete, Wyoming, was home to a minor literary first. Wyoming poets David Romtvedt and Matt Daly were in residence at Wind River Tribal College for...
- Posted February 3, 2015