All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • DON’T MISS: Fête for Public Lands

    Three artist advocates will present on conservation, recreation and keeping public lands in public hands. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Wild lands run through Jenni Lowe-Anker’s veins. The fourth-generation Montanan spent all of her weekends and vacations on...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Engineering Equality

    Women more than measure up to men in the world of science, technology, engineering and math. So why must they work so hard to shatter the sexism in those fields? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Twenty years into...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Money is not Speech

    Wyoming Promise seeks to add a 28th amendment to the Constitution to get dark money out of politics. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Ken Chestek and his volunteer team will be sporting red, white, blue and purple at...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • BUZZ: Jackson’s J-1s in Jeopardy

    Local businesses are concerned about the implications of Trump’s changes to visa program. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A White House executive order “Buy American, Hire American” has ignited backlash and concern among members of Wyoming’s tourism industry....

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Trans-Military

    A queer veteran weighs in on Trump’s military ban. JACKSON, WY – Peyton Davis completed their four years of military service in June. They were deployed to Afghanistan for six months. Davis comes from “a military family.”...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Minimum Notice Moves Forward

    Despite objections from dominant landlords, minimum notice requirement for tenants hurdles first obstacle. JACKSON, WY – The message at Monday’s town council workshop was clear: always get a lease in writing. But in a rental market like...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • FEAST: East Meets Brunch

    Asian food outpost delivers dim sum delights to the daytime dining sphere. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Descriptions of dim sum brunch are ripe with innuendos, my date pointed out at Teton Tiger one Saturday morning: Spicy. Sticky....

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • CULTURE KLASH: Glamorous Darlings Return

    Caravan of Glam titillates valley with drag bingo and two shows. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Justin Buckles and his cast go out in the small towns they visit, they often catch people trying to sneak photos...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Silence and Complicity

    Local and state leaders have been mostly quiet about the deadly events in Charlottesville. JACKSON HOLE, WY – While national media outlets had all eyes on Charlottesville, Virginia, where a motorist that drove through a group of...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Lights Out

    The only black-out we’ll ever remember was surprisingly tame. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The most anticipated event of the season has come and gone, and the feeling seemed to be one of camaraderie more than chaos. “I’m...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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