All posts by Shannon Sollitt

  • SPET Showdown Garners Large Audience, But No Adams

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – The only empty chair in the Elks Club Wednesday was the one reserved for Justin Adams, co-founder of Save Historic Jackson Hole. Town Councilor Jim Stanford invited Adams to the club to debate...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Feeding a Need

    Digging into food and funding insecurity in Teton County schools. JACKSON HOLE, WY – An uncertain financial future for Teton County School District could impact some of its most vulnerable students. But in the face of proposed...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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  • Young Woman Found Dead in Home

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Teton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of 26-year-old Alexandria “Lexi” Lee Frank. Dispatch received a call from Frank’s roommate at 8 this morning. The roommate found Frank partially submerged in a...

    • Posted April 24, 2017
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  • Science is ‘a Jackson Thing to do’

        JACKSON HOLE, WY — Hundreds of people gathered on Town Square Saturday morning to celebrate science on a sunny albeit chilly Earth Day. Jackson’s March for Science was one of more than 600 satellite marches...

    • Posted April 23, 2017
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  • SPET Showdown

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – In response to a series of ads published by “Keep Wyoming Wild” and Save Historic Jackson Hole criticizing the SPET tax, Jackson Town Councilman Jim Stanford has challenged Justin Adams, co-founder of SHJH,...

    • Posted April 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Rec Rookies

    Teton County receives little representation in state’s new outdoor recreation task force. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Although Jackson Hole is a nexus of outdoor recreation, only two people will represent Teton County in the state’s new 26-person...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Housing Watch

    The private sector throws the housing crisis a few lifelines. JACKSON HOLE, WY – While solving the valley’s housing crisis has been largely focused on creating subsidized, affordable housing, a string of recent town council meetings has...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Sliding into the Future

    As temperatures rise, is the valley destined for more landslides? JACKSON HOLE, WY – The landslide that bulged and cracked Highway 191 at milepost 133.8 was nearly impossible to predict. But a likely prediction into the future...

    • Posted April 11, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Chronic Fears

    In order to manage the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease, wildlife advocates say protect the wolves, stop feeding the elk. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) has not yet hit Jackson Hole, but it’s close....

    • Posted April 11, 2017
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  • HISTORIC HIGHS: Loyal Champs

    Olympians Pepi Stiegler and Billy Kidd reunite in the name of MS. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On a sunny March day in Teton Village, Pepi Stiegler sat down with friend and former rival William “Billy” Kidd. The...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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