All posts by Robyn Vincent
GET OUT: Souls on Fire
Jazz Fest illuminates the resilience of the Big Easy. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On the hunt for the Gentilly Stage, where My Morning Jacket was performing, I hurried across the soggy grass as mud lodged deeper between my...
- Posted May 24, 2016
Former Planet Publisher Goes For Council
Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Judd Grossman, co-founder and former co-publisher of Planet Jackson Hole, announced he will vie for a seat on Town Council. The local musician is challenging incumbents Hailey Morton Levinson and Jim Stanford. “My principles and...
- Posted May 23, 2016
4.0 Quake Shakes Valley
Jackson, WY — Residents from East Jackson and Rafter J to Moose and Wilson felt a bit shaky around 4 p.m. during a 4.0 magnitude earthquake that originated in Gros Ventre, according to the U.S. Geological Service....
- Posted February 26, 2016
Targhee Avalanche Victim Identified
Jackson Hole, WY — The Jackson man who fell from a cornice overlooking the back side of Grand Targhee Resort on Sunday has been identified as Ernesto Rodriguez-Becerra, 30, according to a press release issued by Teton...
- Posted February 22, 2016
Police: Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle Was Intoxicated
Jackson, WY – The pedestrian struck by a vehicle Wednesday night on S. Highway 89 near Whole Grocer was under the influence of alcohol, according to a press release issued Thursday by Jackson Hole Police Department. Javier...
- Posted January 28, 2016
Homicide Ruled Out But Investigation Continues
UPDATE–Monday, January 25: Jackson, WY – The body of the man found dead on Tensleep Drive has been identified as Aldane Mullings, 30, of Jamaica, according to a press release issued Monday by Teton County Sheriff’s Office....
- Posted January 23, 2016
THE BUZZ II: Rallying for Relief
A Jacksonite carves a new life trajectory while helping refugees on the island of Lesvos. Jackson, WY – While Donald Trump bumbles on with his anti-Muslim tirades, more Americans, shaken by the recent Paris terrorist attacks, are...
- Posted December 22, 2015
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
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
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