All posts tagged "gun control"

  • The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

    Twenty-three ideas to reduce gun violence and save lives America, overall, is a much less violent place than it used to be. The reported violent-crime rate is almost half what it was in 1991. But mass shootings...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • ‘Never Again’ Spreads West

    Jackson Joins Global Day of Protest in March For Our Lives JACKSON HOLE, WY – When 11-year-old Kai Gessler learned of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 people...

    • Posted March 24, 2018
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  • Jackson, Pinedale March for Gun Control Saturday

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last week thousands of students across the country walked out of school in solidarity with the survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. This week, Yvette Werner says it’s time for adults...

    • Posted March 22, 2018
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  • Why Local Students Walked Out

    Student-organized protests drew hundreds of participants, and at one school, counter-protesters JACKSON HOLE, WY – On Wednesday hundreds of students from Jackson Hole High School, Jackson Hole Community School, Journeys School and Teton Valley High School in...

    • Posted March 15, 2018
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  • How are students and educators in a gun-toting town reacting to the nation’s school shootings?

    And is it enough? JACKSON HOLE, WY – It was a spring school day in 2011, sixth period. Thomas Harrison was a senior at Jackson Hole High School in AP Spanish class. Suddenly, he and his classmates...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • FEATURE: Pillar of Support

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – October 29 was an average day in Teton County dispatch. Calls occasionally lit up the desktop screens of dispatchers Jenn McGrath and Jim Ligori, all to the soundtrack of radio chatter from officers...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • EDITOR’S NOTE: Trigger Point

    When enough is enough and the Second Amendment isn’t. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last week I found myself in Austin, Texas, upholding the city’s motto: “Keep Austin Weird.” Hosted by The Austin Chronicle this year, the Association...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Quirky and Brilliant

    Derby doll remembered as a community mourns, loves and learns. JACKSON HOLE, WY – By all accounts, Jennifer Nalley was the smartest person in the room. Any room. The 39-year-old was a graduate scholar of the NASA...

    • Posted July 12, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Gunning for Justice

    Taking sides and aim at the Second Amendment in the wake of mass shootings. Jackson Hole, WY – The candlelight vigil held last Thursday night on Town Square was to commemorate the third anniversary of the Sandy...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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