All posts tagged "pjh"

  • 161109musicbox
    MUSIC BOX: Jackson’s Still Got It

    Benefit for Teton Literacy Center holds more weight this year as org confronts cuts. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Back in September, reality TV series America’s Got Talent crowned its Season 11 winner: Grace VanderWaal, a twelve-year-old ukulele...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • 161109wth
    WELL, THAT HAPPENED: The Great Election Purge

    The path to cleaning house and reverting back to a normal, post-election way of life. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If you’re reading this, congratulations! Somehow you survived. After years of vomit-inducing torment, overbearing political coverage, heated conversations...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • 161109cultureklash
    CULTURE KLASH: Playing Off Stage and On

    A much needed dose of comic relief and more. What rings true What happens when the person sitting at the next café table over won’t answer his incessantly ringing cell phone? That’s the premise of Riot Act...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • A Peace March at Standing Rock Monday ensued after a day of intense standoffs between the Protectors of Water and DAPL officials. (Photo: Wade Dunstan)
    THE BUZZ 2: More Residents Take a Stand

    Local efforts to support Standing Rock gain momentum. JACKSON HOLE WY – Chris Christian recently returned from North Dakota, and she’s going right back next week. She is among the thousands of people protesting the proposed North...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • 161109coverfeat
    FEATURE: Lady Justice

    How one woman is waging the battle for Jackson’s voiceless. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Elisabeth Trefonas is skilled at making eloquent pleas on behalf of her clients, but on June 6, Trefonas’ voice trembled as she held...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • Confusion ensued recently when a fire department manager endorsed a county candidate. (Photo: Town of Jackson)
    THE BUZZ: Endorsement Furor

    Jackson assumes ‘big city’ political sensibilities, but not without clamor. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Political endorsements can be a powerful show of support for candidates. A stamp of approval from the right celebrity, fellow or former politico,...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • (Photo: Earth Justice)
    THE BUZZ 3: Fracking Fright

    From Pavillion to the Bridger Teton, a recent study serves as a reminder that people and land may be in jeopardy from hydraulic fracturing. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Pavillion, Wyoming—a town of 236 people about 150 miles...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • Wayfinding sign at the Rec Center. (Jake Nichols)
    It’s On: Make Your Voice Heard Today in General Election

    Jackson Hole, WY – In temps hovering around freezing, throngs of valley voters flooded six vote centers this morning to cast their ballots in today’s general election. Less than half of the county’s registered voters will have the option of...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
    • 0
  • 161102coverfeat
    FEATURE: We the People

    An election issue for the people, by the people. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Planet has always given candidates the floor in its election issues. But this year, as we face the most important election in the...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
    • 0
  • 161102coverfeat-mayor
    The Candidates: Mayor

    Mayor (nonpartisan) Candidates: Mayor Sara Flitner and Pete Muldoon Sara Flitner Q: In what ways is our quality of life being eroded and/or enhanced? Flitner: There are more people here and more visitors, too, which means more...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
    • 0