All posts by Jake Nichols

  • Car wreck on Highway 789 between Lander and Hudson. (
    THEM ON US: Suicide by car wreck?

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Suicide by car wreck? Suicide by vehicular homicide is the stuff of urban myth. It’s nearly impossible to wrap one’s head around the idea that a distraught individual would choose to end his...

    • Posted June 18, 2013
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  • A rock outcropping marks the entrance to Holmes Cave.
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    GET OUT: Holmes Cave

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The first time I arrived at Holmes Cave, I couldn’t find it. My GPS gave the little tone it does when I’m within 100 yards of an important waypoint and all I saw was...

    • Posted June 18, 2013
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  • Jim Williams
    Popular local climber rescued from Grand

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Climbing rangers at Grand Teton NP responded this morning to a report of an injured climber who fell near Black Rock Chimney on the Grand Teton sometime around 11 a.m. Jim Williams, 57, a...

    • Posted June 17, 2013
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  • Colter Bay (GTNP)
    Colter Bay calamity: 1 dead, 1 hurt

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – UPDATE 4:17 pm, Monday, June 17 The heart attack victim has been identified as Harold Jennett, 74, of Troy, Mich. Jennett was taking part in a ranger-led hike of Swan Lake near Colter...

    • Posted June 16, 2013
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  • Shooter Jennings
    Concert on the Commons lineup announced

    TETON VILLAGE, WYO – Just when it seemed Jackson Hole couldn’t possibly host even one more ‘notes-worthy’ music concert this summer, Teton Village Association has just announced its Concert on the Commons 2013 schedule, and the lineup is eclectic...

    • Posted June 13, 2013
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    TEDx Talk: Todd on Ted: A Turner we never knew

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Respected author and journalist Todd Wilkinson just released his new book on media mogul and billionaire Ted Turner. Wilkinson won Turner’s respect and confidence during a years-long process after the founder of CNN and...

    • Posted June 11, 2013
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  • NSA data farm (NSA.gov1)
    PROPS & DISSES: Holy hot motherboards: H2O blow

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Holy hot motherboards: H2O blow   DISS Lost in the revelation that our own government is spying on us lies a far more sinister plot: water wasting. Now don’t laugh. The two are...

    • Posted June 11, 2013
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  • Jeremiah and Bethany Feicht
    THEM ON US: Texas church plants bound for JH

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Texas church plants bound for JH The Southwestern Assemblies of God University is planting a young couple in Jackson Hole. Faculty and staff raised $15,487.28 to help cover relocation expenses for Jeremiah and...

    • Posted June 11, 2013
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  • Sydney Judge
    Teen killed in rollover

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - JH Weekly has been able to confirm the death of Sydney Lee Judge, 16, after a rollover accident on Highway 89/191 south of town just before 5 p.m. on Sunday. Judge was traveling...

    • Posted June 9, 2013
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    Snake summit this weekend

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Rivers act like arteries, carrying the lifeblood of the planet. Damming, pollution, and overuse are just some of the problems facing many of America’s iconic waterways, including the treasured Snake River. Snake River...

    • Posted June 5, 2013
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