All posts by Jake Nichols

About Jake Nichols

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  • Councilman Bob Lenz
    PULSE ON POLITICS

    Lenz, Frank & Stennis converse over coffee Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The race for two open seats on Town Council pits two incumbents against a sole challenger. Longtime councilman Bob Lenz continues to be a top vote-getter...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • PROPSFistbump
    PROPS & DISSES

    Adam and Eve, not Adam and Steve  Same-sex marriage is incorrect. On every level. A same-sex marriage does not produce offspring. Not that baby making is the sole definition or purpose of marriage, but the Creator’s intent...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • Update on Ebola scare…

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – UPDATE: Planet Jackson Hole has received word from the local hospital that the patient who created alarm yesterday with a 911 call for symptoms believed at first to be Ebola was treated for...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • ebola
    Is Ebola here?

    Patient in Village rushed to St. John’s with Ebola-like symptoms JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Planet Jackson Hole has confirmed a patient with flulike symptoms was transported from Teton Village to St. John’s Medical Center today. Health officials would...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • 101514propsl.lead2
    PROPS & DISSES

    Death by a thousand cuts The reasoning can be completely valid: job creation, economic boost, added amenities, sales tax generation, etc. Policymakers can be gradually convinced that the location is right, the business plan pencils out and...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514politics.leadschwartz
    PULSE ON POLITICS: House District 23

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The race for Keith Gingery’s open seat in the State House features two former Teton County commissioners, Democrat Andy Schwartz and Republican Jim Darwiche. Both men admitted they have been looking for a...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • Mark Nowlin
    Pulse on Politics: Mayoral maxims

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As the general election draws closer, Planet Jackson Hole broke fast with candidates for mayor Sara Flitner and Mark Nowlin at Persephone earlier this week. Both had plenty to say on how they view...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • wildlifecoverLEAD
    Talking a good game

    Wildlife expert dissects status of Jackson Hole’s megafauna. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – With the valley still buzzing about the incident at the Gros Ventre campground, which claimed the life of a cow moose and once again highlighted...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • 092414themonus.leaddrone
    THEM ON US

    Downhill run Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Jackson Hole Mountain Resort took a bit of a tumble in Ski Magazine’s annual reader’s poll (much to the delight of some local pow hounds). JHMR barely cracked the top 10...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • PROPSFistbump
    PROPS & DISSES

    Black is the new orange Yeah, yeah, this’ll probably jinx ‘em now, but the Orange and Black at the Willy T. “Mack” are like a scary Halloween nightmare for visiting football teams. The Jackson Broncs have rolled...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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