All posts by Jake Nichols

  • Overview 2
    Thunderstorm likely killed climber

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A Colorado man plunged to his death Friday in Garnet Canyon while searching for shelter from a severe thunderstorm. Edward Tom, 40, of Boulder, Colorado was pronounced dead at the scene from trauma associated...

    • Posted September 8, 2013
    • 1
  • 904513coverlead
    Chasing Old (dollar) Bill’s: Big fundraising in a small town

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jackson Hole’s magnanimous nature has always been its calling card. When blizzards hit the valley’s early pioneers they dug out together. Orphaned children were simply adopted by a neighbor, and barn building was...

    • Posted September 3, 2013
    • 1
  • Still from outtake of James Blunt "Bonfire Heart."
    THEM ON US: 9.4.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – JH couldn’t be more Blunt By now you’ve seen the new music video for James Blunt’s “Bonfire Heart.” No? Alright, hurry up and come back. The video was shot...

    • Posted September 3, 2013
    • 1
  • HuskerCorner.com
    PROPS & DISSES: 9.3.13

    Town for sale PROPS I have a proposition for Idaho. Maybe I will write a letter to Governor Butch Otter and maybe he will read it if he’s not too busy gunning down wolves from a helicopter....

    • Posted September 3, 2013
    • 0
  • Lupine Meadows airbase (Courtesy GTNP)
    Buried alive! Rockslide on Nez Perce injures one

    MOOSE, WY —  A 54 year-old Wisconsin man sustained multiple traumatic injuries when he was buried by rockfall Tuesday morning while climbing the north face of Nez Perce. The slide occurred at 9:15 a.m. Park rangers arrived...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 1
  • Donald Sample, aka Donald Sheriff (Courtesy Lincoln County SO)
    Go On, Take the Money and … (Caught!)

    AFTON, WYO – A man walks into a bank in Afton. He demands money. That’s as far as he thought it through. Wyoming Highway Patrol, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department and the Afton Police Department were alerted by...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 1
  • IMG_0762
    FAB(ulous) LAB: Public school gets pimped out!

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jackson Hole High School just got a secret weapon. It will be why some students opt to transfer from their chic private schools in order to get enrolled in Bronc orange and black. Some...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 8
  • 82813props
    PROPS & DISSES

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Game & Fish talk a good game   PROP The Wyoming Department of Game & Fish has a legitimate concern regarding its incredibly shrinking budget. If Wyomingites truly treasure their wildlife, and the...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 8
  • 82813themonus
    THEM ON US: Economic fallout in Jackson Hole

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Economic fallout in Jackson Hole Not much was revealed at the Jackson Hole banker’s summit last weekend. Without the Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke giving his traditional Friday morning address, it was unlikely...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 0
  • 82813getout1
    GET OUT: Shoal Falls

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Scenic and strenuous The first time I hiked to Shoal Falls I came at it from the west via Swift Creek trailhead. Boy was that dumb. It’s more scenic that way because you...

    • Posted August 27, 2013
    • 1