All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • THE BUZZ: Sobering Stats

    A fatal crash Monday highlights Wyoming’s high rankings for driving under the influence. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The passenger in a southbound Ford pickup on Highway 89 involved in a head-on collision died Monday evening from injuries...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Needs and Wants

    A SPET darling, the Parks and Rec housing and maintenance project is on pause. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The only housing project voters approved in the May SPET election is stalled for now. A sole construction bid...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Beauty and the Block

    Teton Artlab opens its doors for a woodblock printmaking party. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For non-visual artists, a “block party” might mean a mid-summer neighborhood potluck. In fact, it took this non-artist a good minute to understand the...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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  • The Kid is All Right

    Chef Cassina Brown, Trio JACKSON HOLE, WY – Cassina Brown is perhaps first recognizable by the tattoos that adorn her body. As a chef, she sees a lot of parallels between tattooing and cooking. “Tattooing mirrors the...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Portraitgate Version 2.0

    Local Dems call hypocrisy over heated partisan debate about presidential portraits. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Mayor Pete Muldoon garnered national attention, and an inbox full of hate mail and threats, after he and Councilman Jim Stanford replaced...

    • Posted July 18, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Protection Misnomer

    Tenant Protections Task Force can’t decide who it really wants to protect. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After months of meetings, the seven stakeholders of the Tenant Protections Task Force could not agree on legislative recommendations to bring...

    • Posted July 18, 2017
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  • Kayaker Finds Woodward’s Body

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The search for 21-year-old Oliver Woodward ended this morning when a kayaker discovered his body in the Snake River, just downstream of Flying Saddle Resort near Alpine. The kayaker called the Lincoln County...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: King Gets Close

    Plans that will bring major changes to the town hill move toward reality. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At long last, Snow King will soon be able to inch forward with its phase 2 development plan, under a...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • 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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