All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • THE BUZZ 2: Sneak a Peak

    Internet scam artists tell local house hunters to peek in windows of bogus rentals—then send money. Looking for housing on Classifieds Jackson Hole Media? Don’t trust listings that don’t include a local number. That’s what Cheryl Bar-or...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Iced Out

    ICE policy changes mean no one—from Jackson and beyond—are safe from crackdowns. Jackson Hole, WY — Bad news for undocumented residents of Jackson and beyond: Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recently changed their policy regarding targeted undocumented...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • DON’T MISS: Ferret Town

    How black-footed ferrets became Wyoming’s greatest conservation story A wanted poster and a resurrection—that’s how the story begins. It was 1981 on a ranch in the middle of Wyoming, and a ranch dog came home with a...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Slednecks vs. Hippies

    Residents flip, flop and flounder on a proposed snowmobile event in Jackson Call it an identity avalanche of epic proportions. Following three subsequent town council meetings where council members shot down, then agreed to reconsider, then flipped...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Risky Business

    Wyoming’s abortion providers fight back against threats, crazy religious bullshit, and most importantly, misinformation Clinic bombings, picket lines and threats to life and safety — these are just some of the hurdles abortion providers in the state...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • MUSIC BOX: Feelin’ Future Islands

    A big name in Synthpop set to take the stage in Jackson, complete with dad moves. Even if you’re not familiar with the wild synthpop band Future Islands, you’re probably still familiar with their name. They are,...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Options Amid Uncertainty

    DACA decision prompts regional action from Mexico and Salt Lake City.  The White House’s recent announcement about its plan to rescind Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) put the lives of approximately 620 Wyoming residents in jeopardy,...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • DON’T MISS: Fighting for Forgiveness

    A Rwandan priest’s journey from refugee to healer Father Ubald Rugirangoga is in the business of healing. Parishioners allege he has cured leukemia, helped a paralyzed person walk out of a wheelchair, and saved a leg from...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • DON’T MISS: Hot Park for Teton Masses

    Group celebrates the resurrection of a community hot springs park at Astoria landing. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Gather ‘round, kids. It’s time for a story about a little place called Astoria Park. Once upon time, there was...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Dreams Deferred

    Teton County DREAMers risk it all to march for recognition JACKSON HOLE, WY — Maggie Ordonez’s parents immigrated to the United States “the right way” when she was six years old. Her father moved to Jackson on...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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