All posts by Jake Nichols

  • 92513themonus
    THEM ON US 9.25.13

    The reality of recession The headline in the Huff Post read: “Sequestration Impact: Wyoming Courthouse May Have To Be Sold.” The courthouse referred to is the one at 180 S. King. District Judge Nancy Freudenthal sent a...

    • Posted September 24, 2013
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  • 92513getout2
    GET OUT: Fisherman Creek Lake

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – So I go a lot of places, driven mostly by a need to know what’s around the next bend and over the next rise. I chronicle the places I go in a journal...

    • Posted September 24, 2013
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  • Wyoming Game & Fish hears testimony from more than 75 in opposition to increased motorized watercraft use on the Snake River. (Jake Nichols)
    Game & Fish bans motorboats on Snake

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – After taking public comment from more than 75 speakers at this morning’s meeting held at the Virginian, Wyoming Game & Fish opted to ban motors from Grand Teton National Park to Sheep Gulch,...

    • Posted September 23, 2013
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    Ski for free

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Holy crap, we just got so stoked for winter watching the video “I’m Alive: Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.” The two-minute short features all the cool and cold things that can be done in...

    • Posted September 23, 2013
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    Elk Refuge Pathway will stay open later

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The section of pathway between Flat Creek and the Gros Ventre Bridge will remain open one month longer – through October – than its historic October 1 closing date, according to officials at...

    • Posted September 20, 2013
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  • Bob McLaurin

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – When council members get into a jam they often ask themselves: What would Bob McLaurin do? When McLaurin’s chair is filled with assistant town administrator Roxanne Robinson, they ask Robinson, “What would Bob...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    THEM ON US: 9.18.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – TGR premieres Way of Life They had us at the trailer, a three-minute dump of ski porn set to an ethereal track from freestyler AraabMuzik. Way of Life drops Saturday with the world premiere...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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  • 91813getout1
    GET OUT: Prime time for Goodwin

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Goodwin Lake is one of those hikes I have to do every year. It’s sort of a benchmark trek where you’ve done it so many times in just about every condition (from in...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Mosquito Creek body missing head; now ruled suicide

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Investigators are closer to identifying the man found in Mosquito Creek last Thursday. New evidence secured from an autopsy performed yesterday, combined with old-fashioned detective work now leads authorities to believe the victim...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Murder in Mosquito Creek

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Investigators are continuing their search for clues in the case of a badly decomposed body recovered in the Mosquito Creek drainage on Thursday. Authorities were alerted after a backcountry user stumbled upon the...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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