All posts tagged "latino community"
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
Sheriff and Police Put Deportation Fears to Rest
JACKSON HOLE, WY – Teton County Sheriff Jim Whalen and Jackson Police Chief Todd Smith issued a joint statement Monday addressing fears about how the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown will affect undocumented immigrants in the valley....
- Posted March 21, 2017
THE BUZZ 2: Seeking Safe Places
Are policies at Jackson Hole High School stringent enough to dissuade student harassment? JACKSON HOLE, WY – When school administrators canceled “America Day” at Jackson Hole High School in 2015, much of the student and parent population...
- Posted March 1, 2017
THE BUZZ: American Dreams, Undocumented Fears
A ‘Day Without Immigrants’ illuminated the young people in Jackson fearful for their families and their futures. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For one month Nesley Corona waited in Agua Prieta in the state of Sonora, Mexico, with...
- Posted February 21, 2017
THE BUZZ: Bridges, Not Walls
Community addresses what’s next for Latino populace under a Trump presidency. JACKSON HOLE, WY – St. John’s Episcopal Church overflowed with concerned people of all ages and races on Wednesday to address how a Donald Trump presidency may...
- Posted November 22, 2016