• From the bench, overlooking the river bed and more than 550 acres
    SNAKE CHARMER?

    New owners optimistic about Sporting Club’s third iteratioin JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Johnny Counts never found the pot of gold he was looking for along the banks of the Snake River just south of Hoback Junction. The...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Master of Puppets
    THIS WEEK JANUARY 1-7, 2014

    JANUARY 1 TO FEBRUARY 8, 2014 DUMP HUNGER FOOD DRIVE JACKSON HOLE, WYO – You can help the Jackson Cupboard continue to serve those in need by donating to Dump Hunger, a post-holiday food drive. Donations will...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Death Canyon barn serves as a ranger post near the trail Photo grumpygrimble
    GET OUT: Phelps Overlook, Death defying

    Got snowshoes? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A fun winter hike in Grand Teton National Park is the easy jaunt to Phelps Lake, the park’s sixth largest body of water. Sure you’ve probably done this hike a million...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Asian-inspired sliders are paired with sweet potato fries Photo Geraldine Mishev
    FEED ME: Nikai: Adventures beyond Sushi

    Who knew some of the valley’s best sliders were at a sushi restaurant? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – However, calling Nikai a “sushi restaurant” doesn’t do it justice. When I remember to look at its menu of cooked...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • McKay brings quirky jazz with Grammy-winning suppor
    MUSIC BOX: Country and Cabaret

    Holiday, Strayhorn and string-laced ’20s cabaret JACKSON HOLE, WYO – My first YouTube stalk of singer-songwriter/actress Nellie McKay featured the London-born New Yorker sitting solo at the piano on late night television in 2006. McKay mordantly rambled...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • PROPS & DISSES: 12.30.13

    By Parcel pickle: Return to sender DISS JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I don’t know how many times I have tried to explain to my mom back East not to send packages to the post office, but that...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Conrad Farnsworth
    THEM ON US: 12.30.13

    Catching up with Conrad JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Conrad Farnsworth is still at it. We profiled the Newcastle brainiac in our “Geek Week” issue after he built a nuclear reactor in his parent’s backyard shed. After conquering...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Moving on from muffins

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Many in Jackson are lamenting the closing of Shades Café and the loss of menu staples such as Eggs Tomavo, delicious homemade soups and robust salads. Also gone will be the generous support...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Michael Brentlinger
    Alleged killer may be headed for Driggs

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Residents of Driggs, Idaho are being asked to remain on the lookout for a murder suspect who may be headed to the quiet Teton Valley community. Authorities believe Michael Dylan Brentlinger, 22, may...

    • Posted December 29, 2013
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  • Mike Kazanjy
    Avalanche claims one

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A 29-year-old man was killed on Pucker Face this afternoon after a slide buried him at about 1:00 p.m. Mike Kazanjy was pronounced dead at the scene at about 1:30 p.m. Friends, witnesses...

    • Posted December 26, 2013
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