All posts by Jake Nichols

About Jake Nichols

Jake is a work in progress.
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    Wildlife woes  Jackson, Wyoming – Spring is the roughest time for wildlife. Ungulates are weak, but still calving and fawning. Carnivores are hungry after a long winter of slim pickings. Omnivores, those that hibernate, are grouchy and...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    Town as art Jackson, Wyoming – The Aspen Daily News reported Jackson Hole was chosen as the No. 3 best small town in the annual Arts Vibrancy Index by the National Center for Arts Research. The report...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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    Seeing red at Yellowstone It was the day before April Fools’ Day, so it’s hard to believe anything you read. But March 31 headlines read that one Russian geopolitical analyst called for his country to nuke Yellowstone...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • Jackson Hole Winery (Photo credit: 1% for the tetanus)
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    Wine it up Just give Bob and Anthony Schroth their winery business already. County commissioners and planners have wasted too much time on this while more important issues cross their plate. Reasons for the winery? For one,...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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    Jackson Hole, Inc.: Virtual Locality, Hundreds of companies headquarter in the Hole, but who are they?

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming, offers outdoor recreation and sightseeing opportunities galore. The valley is home to dazzling vistas and abundant wildlife free to roam its rugged and pristine landscape. Travelers flock to the Rocky Mountain mecca in numbers...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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    The cowboy rides away News of the death of Mason Tibbs is hard to swallow. Tibbs was a true cowboy legend. I had always heard he was a nephew or some distant relative to the famed rodeo...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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  • Security Guard at China’s Jackson Hole. (Photo credit: CBS News
    THEM ON US

    The other Jackson Hole CBS This Morning recently aired a piece on the Jackson Hole in China. It contained nothing much we didn’t know already but provided some pretty cool video to go along with our imaginations...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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    Eye spy tag tech Whenever law enforcement attempts to harness the ease and efficiency of new technology they’re often branded as bullies. “It’s an invasion of our right to privacy,” screech conspiracy theorists, wagging their tattered copy...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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    Cleveland Cowboys? ABC affiliate WEWS out of Cleveland is claiming the Wyoming University basketball team as its own heading into March Madness. With little else to root for locally, b-ball fans in Cleveland are finding more than...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Moose hockey team celebrates its championship. (Photo credit: Sean Hannafin)
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    Moosely Firsts, Pokes pride Sports fans had a lot to cheer about last weekend with upset victories for both the local hockey team and the state’s college basketball squad. The Black Diamond Hockey League champion Moose took...

    • Posted March 17, 2015
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