All posts by Jake Nichols

  • 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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    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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  • Busy intersection at the ‘Y.’
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    Circular logic at the ‘Y’ A roundabout might work at the “Y.” The idea is not without some concerns, though. The challenge at the intersection of Broadway and Highway 22 is handling an enormous amount of traffic...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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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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  • Photo credit: Business Insider
    THEM ON US

    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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