All posts by Jake Nichols

  • Wyoming License Plate
    THEM ON US: 1.14.14

    Clean up on Runway 1 JACKSON, WYO – News that a USGS survey found deicing fluids are sluicing into the groundwater in Grand Teton made the rounds last week. Numerous enviro mags and blogspots picked up the...

    • Posted January 14, 2014
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  • Jack and Margaret Huyler
    PROPS & DISSES: 1.8.14

    Do you know Jack? PROPS JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Hello new year, goodbye Jack Huyler.  Huyler was a legend in this valley… and a rarity. He appreciated Jackson Hole’s natural beauty without trying to alter it.  Huyler wasn’t...

    • Posted January 7, 2014
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  • COUNCIL CHRONICLES: 1.8.14

    USPS hate mail JACKSON HOLE, WYO – With Monday’s regular meeting of the Jackson Town Council dangerously close to wrapping up with a big fat yawn, councilman Jim Stanford rescued the ho-hum affair with a late-add agenda...

    • Posted January 7, 2014
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  • Cheney
    It’s official: Cheney withdraws, Enzi reaction

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO –Liz Cheney has announced via Twitter she is dropping out of the race for the US Senate. Cheney’s rocky campaign began last summer when she announced via YouTube she would challenge longtime Republican Mike...

    • Posted January 5, 2014
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  • Jack Huyler
    JH legend rides into the sunset

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jackson Hole legend, horse trainer, educator and writer Jack Huyler died yesterday in Ojai, California. He was 93. Huyler grew up on the Bear Paw Ranch, one of the valley’s earliest dude ranches....

    • Posted January 3, 2014
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  • From the bench, overlooking the river bed and more than 550 acres
    SNAKE CHARMER?

    New owners optimistic about Sporting Club’s third iteratioin JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Johnny Counts never found the pot of gold he was looking for along the banks of the Snake River just south of Hoback Junction. The...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Death Canyon barn serves as a ranger post near the trail Photo grumpygrimble
    GET OUT: Phelps Overlook, Death defying

    Got snowshoes? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A fun winter hike in Grand Teton National Park is the easy jaunt to Phelps Lake, the park’s sixth largest body of water. Sure you’ve probably done this hike a million...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • PROPS & DISSES: 12.30.13

    By Parcel pickle: Return to sender DISS JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I don’t know how many times I have tried to explain to my mom back East not to send packages to the post office, but that...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Conrad Farnsworth
    THEM ON US: 12.30.13

    Catching up with Conrad JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Conrad Farnsworth is still at it. We profiled the Newcastle brainiac in our “Geek Week” issue after he built a nuclear reactor in his parent’s backyard shed. After conquering...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Michael Brentlinger
    Alleged killer may be headed for Driggs

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Residents of Driggs, Idaho are being asked to remain on the lookout for a murder suspect who may be headed to the quiet Teton Valley community. Authorities believe Michael Dylan Brentlinger, 22, may...

    • Posted December 29, 2013
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