All posts tagged "ICE"

  • Wyo Say No: Maggots, mold and infestations have activists speaking out against the proposed immigration jail in Uinta County

    A proposed Uinta county detention center for illegal immigrants taken into custody by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement has drawn the ire of many Wyoming groups who say the proposed center represents an unfair immigration system. A...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
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  • BUZZ: Iced Out

    ICE policy changes mean no one—from Jackson and beyond—are safe from crackdowns. Jackson Hole, WY — Bad news for undocumented residents of Jackson and beyond: Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recently changed their policy regarding targeted undocumented...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Sustained Duress

    ICE visits, contradicting messages, have local immigrant populace living in uncertainty. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last week confusion and fear rippled through Jackson Hole’s immigrant populace when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers swept Teton County....

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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    How Wyoming’s young Latinos are navigating a web of prejudice and an uncertain fate. No one leaves home unless home is the mouth of a shark you only run for the border when you see the whole...

    • Posted May 17, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Narrative by Numbers

    Unpacking ICE’s past, present and future in Teton County. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was recently in Jackson to arrest nine undocumented people. These detainments—four were arrested—have spurred questions about ICE’s role in...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • FEATURE: The People’s Poet

    U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera crosses borders and generations. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Everyday we get more illegal… So begins a poem by Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate of the United States whose visit to Jackson...

    • Posted April 18, 2017
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  • Sheriff: ICE’s Visit Was Routine

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Over the weekend officers from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) were in Jackson to detain about nine people with warrants for their arrest. By Monday they’d arrested four people, raising concerns among...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • JUST IN: Officials Dispel Immigration Enforcement Rumors

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — Rumors have been proliferating around the valley this weekend that US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials are knocking on doors in search of undocumented immigrants. According to Teton County Sheriff’s Office and Jackson Police...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • FEATURE: What’s Your Status?

    Examining deportation fears in Jackson Hole and the agencies enforcing immigration law. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Jose* kissed his boys goodbye one morning in 2014, they had no idea it would be more than a year before...

    • Posted January 17, 2017
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