All posts by Jake Nichols

About Jake Nichols

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  • PROPSFistbump
    PROPS & DISSES

    Feel-good posturing for parking Priuses Jackson Hole, Wyoming — There is something inherently wrong about Big Brother establishing preferential parking for hybrid vehicles. I can’t quite put my finger on it. Wait, yes I can. It’s dumb....

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 091714rpark.lead
    Our Park

    Rendezvous Park takes shape on the banks of the Snake.   Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Organizers for the new riverside park, opening to the public this Saturday, say they are not quite “open for business.” If they...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 091714tou.affluentmap
    THEM ON US

    Honk if you’re a Wyoming driver Jackson Hole, Wyoming — It’s hard to believe Wyoming drivers are bigger Massholes than Boston motorists. If you’ve ever travelled in the state of Massachusetts, you know that’s really saying something....

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 091014themonus.lead
    THEM ON US

    Star sighting Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Reality TV star Jamie Chung hit the Hole last week, blogging the news on her website whatthechung.com. Several Hollywood gossip sites picked up on Chung’s comments, which included photos of the...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • 091014vertical.lead
    New McDonald’s farm

    An indoor greenhouse grows up in cold country and will grow more than food.     Jackson, Wyoming – Like practically all things futuristic, someone had the idea way back before we put a man on the...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • christian
    Human remains in Cache Creek identified

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Investigators say the human remains found near the base of Snow King area are those of Christian Polly, 26. A forensic autopsy performed in Pocatello, Idaho confirmed the decomposing body found by construction...

    • Posted September 5, 2014
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  • 082714skynrd.lead
    Don’t Ask Me No Questions

    Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington answers all before playing JH’s centennial.     Can a song be bigger than “Sweet Home Alabama?” From the opening strains of the instantly recognizable riff – it’s a simple D-C-G progression with...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • PROPSFistbump
    Props and Disses

    Signs of the end times Jackson Hole, Wyoming – We’re living in the last age here in Wyoming. Of that, there can be no doubt. Referencing Biblical passages, the case can be made quite convincingly that the...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • Mark-Newcomb-CtyCommish
    Primary election results

    Planet JH here at election result headquarters waiting on first precincts to come in:  Candidates listed in order of votes received.   BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Republicans Paul Vogelheim moves on. Paul Perry moves on. Reynolds Pomeroy...

    • Posted August 19, 2014
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  • Carlen-Carney-e1408254496198_rotated
    School bombshell – Carney surrenders chair, possibly board position

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - Carlen Carney surprised fellow board members with her announcement that she will surrender the chair on the board of trustees for the Teton County School District No. 1 effectively immediately. Carney shared the news...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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