All posts tagged "women"

  • THE BUZZ 2: Ill Wishes

    The Senate health care bill would disproportionately hurt Wyoming women and vulnerable groups. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Over the past decade, Lisa Murphy-Weeks has confronted loss on several levels, the loss of her husband, her business. Through...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • FEATURE: Chasing The Dare

    The evolving playbook of women risk-takers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At 19, Elsa Smith competed in the Big Mountain Collegiate Freeskiing Open at Grand Targhee last winter.  Not only did she win the competition, but she also...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: A Man’s World

    How a male-dominated workforce takes a toll on women in the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Women in Jackson Hole can prove themselves on the river or in mountains in ways that are unambiguous—either you flip the...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • FREE SPEECH: Ms. Appropriate

    Grassroots campaign will subscribe Wyoming lawmakers to a feminist education. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After attending the Women’s March in Washington D.C. in January, Pinedale artist Isabel Rucker was determined not to let her momentum wane. A...

    • Posted April 11, 2017
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  • FREE SPEECH: Talking Too Much

    How speaking up presents a different set of challenges for half the population. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Women have a reputation for speaking too much. A Christmas photo that surfaced on the internet this year depicts a...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Female Fervor

    Local women gear up for Women’s March on Washington and marches in Wyoming. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Jackson Hole ski instructor Augusta Friendsmith learned the results of the presidential election she was in Playa del Carmen...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Contraception Demand Rises

    In the wake of the presidential election, local providers say women are placing more focus on their reproductive health. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Since the presidential election, local women’s health and family planning providers have reported an...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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  • FEATURE: That Was Good… For A Girl

    How micro-inequities in a mountain town affect both sexes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As they finish their climb, Jeff places the belay device on his harness and Nate begins to coil the rope. “Man you crushed that...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Single Mommy Solitude

    How Wyoming’s refusal to expand Medicaid is hurting struggling moms. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Tyduce is only four weeks old. His dark blue eyes light up a room, and he loves to cuddle. With a roof over...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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