All posts by Jake Nichols

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    PROPS & DISSES 8.16.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – On the seventh day, God created the Park Service DISS What does it cost the federal government to have people stop and look at the Tetons from a highway pullout? What did it...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • Beaver Creek owners John and Connie Bickner
    THEM ON US 8.16.13

    Sledheads prefer Togwotee Readers of American Snowmobiler Magazine know the score: Togwotee rocks! Bubblehead subscribers of the snow-tell glossy voted the Togwotee area as the No. 1 place they want to get their sleds stuck. And why...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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    GET OUT: Indian Creek: Go Fork Yourself

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I like the Indian Creek area northeast of the Palisades Reservoir as a launching point to access the southern end of the Snake River Range and familiar Jackson Hole drainages from Idaho. For instance,...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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    Library Foundation head steps down

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Teton County Library Foundation board of directors announced that Juliann “Missy” Falcey will leave the organization in January. Falcey is has been the board’s only executive director since 1998. She began working with the...

    • Posted October 10, 2013
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    Principal of utility: Dr. Scott Crisp chalkboards high school’s success

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – He’s young enough to be mistaken for one of the students at Jackson Hole High School. Well, almost. The lanky, 41-year-old’s mop top looks like it belongs on the head of a hip,...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over.” Yogi Berra said that, right? Or was it Abe Tabatabai? Tabatabai tried to throw a stick in the spokes of the shiny, new $1.65 million “bicycle” the...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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    GET OUT: Alaska meets Wyoming at Basin Lakes

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – One of the most picturesque hikes in this region is over the hill … and you might feel that way when you’re done huffin’ and puffin’ in the Alaska Basin. It’s disorienting to...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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  • Truck arrestors WYDOT has proposed for Teton Pass use metal nets that stop runaway trucks the way an aircraft carrier stops jets. This one is near Buffalo.
    PROPS & DISSES 10.9.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Pepsi: Beet of a different drum   PROP I first got turned on to “Mexican Coke” last summer. It was at Pica’s. I drank it down and ordered two more. I don’t remember what...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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    JH Wildlife Foundation chooses new executive director

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation board of directors tapped Cory Hatch as their new executive director to replace Leigh Work. Hatch moves from his position as wildlands director at the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance, a job...

    • Posted October 1, 2013
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    He shoots, he scores… Retired hockey star Bobby Holik on passion for America, guns

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – This time of year, for just about every year of his life, Bobby Holik could be found on the ice. October would be the start of a renewed campaign in the National Hockey League,...

    • Posted October 1, 2013
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