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Stacey McKenna

Stacey McKenna is a freelance journalist in Northern Colorado. She covers travel, adventure and social justice.

Stories By Stacey McKenna

This Native American Cowboy is Turning Up the Heat in Wyoming’s Prisons—And the Inmates Love It.

“Grandpa Willie” LeClair has tamed bucking broncos and prayed at the Vatican. But he found his calling guiding inmates into sweat lodges to spill their regrets and fears.

Can DIY Flipbooks Become the YouTube of Prisons?

When a five-decade sentence puts bars between a friendship, one couple dreams up a low-tech way for inmates to experience those magical moments the rest of us take for granted.