All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • CULTURE KLASH: Untethered Exercises

    Dual immersion program’s play spotlights emerging social justice warriors. JACKSON HOLE, WY – During the dress rehearsal for Jackson Hole Middle School’s sixth grade dual immersion program play, language arts teacher Michelle Rooks wasn’t convinced the show...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Housing Neutrality

    Some say forget the emotions, just give us the numbers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The clock is ticking for Joe Rice’s 90-unit apartment complex on 550 W. Broadway, known as Sagebrush Apartments. Town councilors moved to continue...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Post Portraitgate

    Community remains divided as council votes to return presidential portraits to town hall. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If a photo hanging on a wall isn’t news, the overflowing room at last night’s town council meeting suggested otherwise....

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • The Conclusion of Portraitgate

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – If a photo hanging on a wall isn’t news, the overflowing room at last night’s town council meeting suggests otherwise. After nearly an hour of discussion and public comment, Jackson Town Council voted...

    • Posted June 20, 2017
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  • CULTURE KLASH: From East to West

    Korean artist finds her niche in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jina Kim sold her first piece of art ever on Thursday. “Someone liked what I made? That’s incredible!” Kim said through an ear-to-ear grin. Her...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Nature Rages on

    Wading through Jackson Hole’s water world and the victims it has inconvenienced and claimed. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Two weeks ago, PJH reported about a man who warned local officials of catastrophic flooding after a wet, heavy...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: A Storm Ensues

    People from across the country react to Muldoon’s presidential portrait switch. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After Mayor Pete Muldoon replaced town hall photos of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence with a photo of Chief...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • An Upholstered Life

    Town workers are a step closer to legally living in homes on wheels. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The short-term housing solution—that is actually camping, that is actually parking—cleared two more hurdles during Monday’s Jackson Town Council meeting...

    • Posted June 8, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: To NEPA or Not

    Public will get a voice in the Phase 2 Snow King saga. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Snow King Mountain will not yet move forward with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review process, which would bring it...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Imaginative Mending

    When art becomes therapy for the artist and her viewers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For fourth-generation Wyomingite Tamara Ashburn King, to paint is to heal. “I think it’s just a moment where I can sort of step...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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