All posts by Jake Nichols

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  • Outgoing START director Michael Wackerly looks forward to handing over keys to the bus at the end of the month. PHOTO: JOSH MYERS
    TRANSIT UNLIMITED

    START continues to expand but is everybody on the bus? Teton County’s mass transit system begins and ends with START. The Southern Teton Area Rapid Transit authority has grown (some would say ballooned) by leaps and bounds...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Gory incidents in YNP  The book Death in Yellowstone nearly had another couple of chapters written last week. A bison gored a 16-year-old exchange student from Taiwan on Friday while she posed for a picture with the...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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  • JH bombs Wasatch 10 to 3 last friday. PHOTO: JHHS LACROSSE
    PROPS & DISSES

    Jim Stanford’s man camp There is nothing wrong with council member Jim Stanford’s efforts toward alleviating Jackson Hole’s housing crunch with a man camp. It is an admirable dream. It is also wrought with several holes. Don’t...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Sir Barton stands in Washington Park in Douglas, WY. PHOTO: CITY OF DOUGLAS
    THEM ON US

    Triple Crown winner buried in Wyoming Kentucky might be able to boast on their prolific racehorse breeding background – the blue grass state is practically synonymous with the industry – but Wyoming owns an asterisk distinction all its own....

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Mayday, Mayday, Mayday! What an utter train wreck opening day on the forest was. Zealous horn hunters managed to capsize boats (twice), start forest fires and drown a horse. In past years, these weekend warriors have engaged...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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    THEM ON US

    Soaring Subaru spot It would be interesting to learn how many people think Amy Brennan McCarthy is a professional actor after viewing her appearance on a Subaru commercial playing nationwide. We’ve heard from numerous Jackson ex-patriots who...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • PJH
    Feature: Life appraised

    Michael Pruett’s miracle on Millward Street Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Christian folks call it being broken. Its a state of arriving at the end of oneself, of coming to an epiphany that commands people to surrender the...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    Devil in the details Many online junkies fell for the Photoshopped cloud formation over Devils Tower recently. The photo features Wyoming’s iconic bucking horse and rider logo drifting lazily over the states equally iconic tourist attraction. It...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Party til the cows come home The decision by county commissioners to grant the Snake River Ranch the right to host up to 23 special events per year on their property was a tough call. Is it...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Wyoming’s largest wolfpack. (Photo by Franzfoto)
    THEM ON US

    Grand fire The major fire that damaged several businesses in the Grand Teton Plaza made headlines throughout the state. We found coverage at KIDK and County10, which sent Chelsea Brentzel to the scene Sunday morning after a...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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