All posts by Jake Nichols

  • Looking back at mouth of Game Creek from high on top.
    GET OUT: Game Creek (not that one)

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I’m going to tell you a secret. You can’t tell anyone. Promise? If you want to see wildlife, especially bears, I can put you on them, practically guaranteed. Go up Game Creek. Pause....

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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  • Mary Gibson Scott
    Park Super quits

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Mary Gibson Scott announced her retirement today from the National Park Service. As superintendent of Grand Teton NP since 2004, Scott has guided the park through several major projects and transitions. During her tenure...

    • Posted October 25, 2013
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  • 102313freedom9
    FREEDOM: The revolver, the town, the only way to do business

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Bob Baker speaks and moves with the deliberate and slow way of country folk. He could be mistaken for a Star Valley plumber or carpenter or the guy your brother knows who can...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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  • Bison topples barricade.
    PROPS & DISSES 10.23.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – ‘When Animals Attack’ PROP Jackson Hole could have hosted its own “When Animals Attack” episode last week after two separate incidents were eye-witnessed or caught on videotape. The video of a bison in...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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  • homeBucket_OldBills2013
    We did it! Old Bill’s busts $100 million

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A gathering of more than 100 waited in high anticipation at the 2013 Awards Party for Old Bill’s Fun Run. They got what they wanted to hear. Thanks to the largest year-to-year increase...

    • Posted October 21, 2013
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  • Mountain High Pizza
    Mountain High Pizza loses lease

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Planet JH was able to confirm Mountain High Pizza has closed its doors after 33 years in business in downtown Jackson. A Mountain High employee who did not wish to be identified said the...

    • Posted October 20, 2013
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  • Troy Willoughby
    From murderer to millionaire: Exonerated Troy Willoughby hits payday

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The man once found guilty of murdering Lisa Ehlers of Jackson has received more than a million dollars from the state of Wyoming in settlement of a lawsuit brought by Troy Willoughby who...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • securedownload
    Improved cancer facilities for valley

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – St. John’s Medical Center is nearing completion of its new wing, which will include an obstetrics department, expanded and updated surgery facilities, and an all-new cancer/oncology area, which is scheduled to go online in...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • Kris Carr
    ‘Crazy Sexy’ toxin avenger: Inspiring advocate for healthy living visits JH

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Cancer survivor-thriver Kris Carr refers to the period before her diagnosis as “BC,” as in Before Cancer. She was living in New York City working as an actress and enjoying moderate success, landing plenty...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • Unknown
    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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