All posts tagged "pjh"

  • Editor’s Note: The Fight for Equal Rights is Everyone’s Fight

    Jackson’s first gay dance party could be the beginning of a new era JACKSON HOLE, WY – When LGBTQ people visit Jackson Hole, they often do not feel welcome. That’s what Vinicius Freitas wrote in an email...

    • Posted June 13, 2018
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  • To Feed or Not to Feed Starving Artists

    Redmond Rentals partnership stirs controversy over who should be prioritized for affordable housing JACKSON HOLE, WY – Artist Andy Kincaid will spend the summer sleeping in a tent. Kincaid, who shows his work nationwide, founded two contemporary...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • The Space to Create and Celebrate

    Outdoor art installations and conservation to be focal points at Emily’s Pond JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Laurie Andrews, executive director of the Jackson Hole Land Trust, asks people about their favorite property that the nonprofit has...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • Letter: It Begins Before High School

    A middle school student’s plea for parents, teachers and children to talk about consent, sexual assault now The students at the Jackson Hole Middle School are studying key problems both at home and abroad, such as the...

    • Posted June 5, 2018
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  • Reveling in Local Pride

    Jackson will see its first ever gay dance party during LGBTQ Pride Month JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Andrew Munz was 11 and living in Jackson, Matthew Shepard, a gay student at the University of Wyoming, was...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Check Yes or No Consent

    Read the background on this story here. As adolescents in a small town test the sexual boundaries of themselves and each other, is a risk-prone community failing to teach them the limits? JACKSON HOLE, WY – In...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Editor’s Note: Shedding Fear and Speaking Out

    In a community where a poisonous sexual culture has thrived, Jackson’s youth seek cultural reformation  Nearly three months before the #MeToo movement emerged, Jackson Hole faced its own moment of reckoning. “I had no idea what I...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Opening Art Portals

    How a push toward diverse programming is shifting Jackson’s cultural landscape and empowering audiences JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jasmin Nava Moreno was waiting in town to meet her mother when a white man accosted her. “Go back...

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Down with Discrimination

    Jackson Town Council moves forward with non-discrimination ordinance   JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Town Council’s message to the LGBTQ community on Monday was clear: We will protect you. During a May 21 workshop, Town Council voted...

    • Posted May 22, 2018
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  • Council Approves First Step in Plastic Bag Ban

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Seven years and millions of plastic bags later, the second attempt to ban plastic bags in Jackson is moving forward. Town Council unanimously voted Monday to draft an ordinance to ban plastic bags...

    • Posted May 21, 2018
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