All posts by Robyn Vincent

About Robyn Vincent

Robyn is the editor of Planet Jackson Hole Weekly and Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine. When she's not sweating deadlines, she likes to travel the world with her notebook and camera in hand. Follow her on Twitter @TheNomadicHeart
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    THE BUZZ: Eco Renegade

    Reveling in raw discussion with Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard. Jackson, WY – “Climate deniers are either dumbasses or crooks.” Such unadulterated words make Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard one of this newspaper’s favorite people to speak with. On...

    • Posted October 20, 2015
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  • Billy Burke on the summit of the Grand Teton, September 3. Photo: Billy Burke
    Billy Burke’s Body Found

    Remains of the beloved Jackson resident were recovered this morning in Lake Powell. Jackson, WY – Friends and family of 29-year-old Billy Burke may now gain some semblance of closure knowing his body was recovered at approximately...

    • Posted October 14, 2015
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  • Soaking up the rays in Lake Powell last week, Billy Burke was loved by many. He will be remembered for his unbridled warmth, compassion and a voracious zest for life. (Photo: Scotty Dixon)
    THE BUZZ: Gone Too Soon

    Remembering the bright light of Billy Burke. Jackson, WY – Reporting death is a bleak undertaking. To tell the story, reporters attempt to extricate themselves from the thorny grips of tragedy. Trudging through other people’s grief and...

    • Posted October 13, 2015
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  • Team Britain poses with the world’s largest spud in Driggs, Idaho Friday. (Photo: Nick Ppole)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Blitz Bliss

    Video comp illumes filmmaking finesse and eco advocates. Jackson, WY – Four burgeoning British filmmakers were traipsing through an Idaho potato farm this past weekend. Though their spud knowledge was rising exponentially, they weren’t there for the...

    • Posted October 13, 2015
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    Missing Jackson Man Identified

    Jackson, WY – The search is still underway for the remains of Jackson resident, William “Billy” Burke, 29, who jumped off a 90-foot cliff Friday afternoon in Lake Powell in Arizona and did not resurface. Burke was...

    • Posted October 12, 2015
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  • Chris Christian waves to motorists at the rodeo grounds, where she has been setting up shop to collect signatures for a medical marijuana ballot initiative. (Photo: Robyn Vincent)
    THE BUZZ: Stony Session

    How receptive are Teton County residents to legalizing weed? Jackson, WY – Driving by the rodeo grounds Monday, motorists beheld a curious vision: a smiling white haired woman sweetly waving to passersby. Posted beside a white 1998...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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    Search Continues for Reitmann

    Jackson, WY – Today marks the third day of a search in Granite Creek for Wilson resident Bernhard Reitmann, who failed to return home after a day of hunting Wednesday. A sizable group of search and rescue...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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  • A teen mom, featured in The Awareness Project Jackson Hole, allows viewers into her home to see how motherhood has sharply altered her life. (Credit: Anne Muller)
    THE BUZZ: Profoundly aware

    Project exposes the quiet battles being fought by valley residents Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The disquieting image of a little boy sprawled facedown on a Turkish beach stunned the world last week, spiking global cognizance of the...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • Iuna Tinta (above), debuts her first solo show in the U.S. at Asymbol Thursday. ‘Emergency Exhibit’ delves into climate change’s impacts on some of the world’s most revered places. (Photo:
    THE BUZZ: The Beautiful struggle

    Swiss artist addresses climate change with arresting images in new show As wildfires rage in the West and glaciers vanish across the world, the effects of climate change are aggrandizing on a global stage. The LA Times...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • Associate director of Hole Food Rescue Jeske Grave and nursing student Mark Henderson at their Blair Place Apartment. (Photo: Robyn Vincent)
    THE BUZZ: The Faces of Blair

    If residents of Blair Place Apartments are forced from the valley, just who do we stand to lose? The Faces of Blair spotlights vital community members who are reevaluating their place in Jackson after Blair Place Apartments...

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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