All posts tagged "Wyoming"

  • THE BUZZ: Unequal Grounds

    For working women, Wyoming’s wage gap has deepened their struggles to survive. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In the most economically disparate place in the country, many Teton County residents work multiple jobs to afford increasingly high rents....

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • FEATURE: BECOMING INDIVISIBLE

    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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  • FEATURE: Wyoming’s Coal Conundrum

    Despite President Trump’s executive order, the market is retreating from the Cowboy State’s cash cow. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On March 28, the coal mecca of Gillette, Wyoming, rejoiced as President Trump declared an end to the...

    • Posted May 2, 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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  • FEATURE: Dawn After the Storm

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Misty Dawn grew up on the Wind River Indian Reservation (WRIR) in Crowheart, Wyoming. On one side, her ancestors are healers, on the other, chiefs. The reservation is the only in the country...

    • Posted April 11, 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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  • Missing Lawmakers Dismay Residents

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Frustrated Teton County residents filed into the county building last Thursday for a meeting with field reps from the offices of Sens. Barrasso and Enzi and Rep. Cheney. Since the start of the...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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  • Teton County Dems Elect New Players

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The line stretched out the door at the Senior Center Saturday as a mix of longtime Democrats and new faces filed in for a meeting of the Teton County Democratic Party. More than...

    • Posted March 12, 2017
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  • THE NEW WEST: The Silent Majority

    Who in the GOP has the courage to challenge Trump’s lies? JACKSON HOLE, WY – So our beloved country has reached the point of insanity emanating from the very top—a sitting American president making allegations in the...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • JUST IN: A Semi Closes Teton Pass, Again

    JACKSON HOLE, WY — A semi truck lodged on Teton Pass at mile post 10 closed the highway around 3:10 p.m., impacting hundreds of commuters just in time for their journeys home. If this sounds familiar, it’s...

    • Posted March 6, 2017
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