All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • THE BUZZ 2: It Happens Here

    A young woman’s story shatters myths about sexual assault among youth in a small town. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Growing up, Anne Carter (not her real name) thought sexual assault was something that only happened in movies...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Search and Rescue Now Looking for Body

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The search for 21-year-old Oliver Woodward, missing on the Snake River since Tuesday, July 4, is moving from a search to a recovery when it resumes Thursday morning, meaning search and rescue crews are...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • IN MEMORY: Wild and Free

    Ahead of a celebration of Sawyer Gordon’s life, friends remember his bright light. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sawyer Gordon never backed down from a challenge. In the mountains, in the classroom and at home, Gordon whole-heartedly followed...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Mourning Arndt

    Community grapples with loss as a trial moves forward to prosecute the drunk driver who allegedly killed Bob Arndt. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The investigation into the collision that killed Robert (Bob) Sumner Arndt is ongoing, but...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Bravery to the Stage

    Library brings the bold brilliance of author Sherman Alexie to the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sherman Alexie cannot recall a single instance of his mother saying, “I love you.” The absence of such a word made...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Chasing The Dare

    The evolving playbook of women risk-takers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At 19, Elsa Smith competed in the Big Mountain Collegiate Freeskiing Open at Grand Targhee last winter.  Not only did she win the competition, but she also...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Community Mourns Loss of Arndt

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The investigation into the collision that killed Robert (Bob) Sumner Arndt is ongoing, but many are already feeling his absence. “He had so much promise, so much left to give. It feels like...

    • Posted July 2, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: The Numbers Game

    On the heels of portraitgate, businesses, and crowds, point to an unaffected tourist season in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Despite people threatening to cancel their trips in response to Mayor Pete Muldoon’s recent redecorating decision,...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Rice’s Apartments Become Reality

    In an effort to address a mounting housing crisis, town council approves once contentious Sagebrush Apartments. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Tuesday’s Jackson Town Council meeting was a victory for restaurateur Joe Rice and for some of the...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • CULTURE KLASH: Natural Education

    Poignant lessons from nature hang in new show. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sometimes, nature inspires art. Sometimes it is the art itself. For Cuban-American artist María Elena González, birch trees became her medium of choice in 2005....

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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