All posts by Jake Nichols

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    Forest Fire! Red Top Meadows (Video enhanced)

    Jackson Hole, WYO – Wildland firefighters are are battling a small fire just north of Red Top Meadows and south of the Butler Creek residential area. USFS crews have been searching for the cause of smoke in the...

    • Posted August 14, 2013
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    Party Rock Anthem: Does the Enzi-Cheney showdown signify unrest in the GOP?

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The Republican Party has a lot to prove heading into next year’s midterm elections. After failing in 2012 to field a viable presidential candidate – Gov. Rick Perry, who was in the race long enough...

    • Posted August 13, 2013
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  • Teton Village 2013
    PROPS & DISSES: Aerial imagery turns back clock

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO –                         Aerial imagery turns back clock   PROPS I can’t stop fooling around on the county’s GIS mapping website. This column was...

    • Posted August 13, 2013
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    GET OUT: Murphy Creek (Greys River)

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – What do you like to get out of camping? I use a camping weekend to unplug and recharge, to reconnect with nature. I don’t want to see other people. I don’t want to have...

    • Posted August 13, 2013
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    THEM ON US: Banking bash goes bust

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Banking bash goes bust Sounds like the big central banking retreat won’t be so big this year. Interest in the annual meeting of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City scheduled for August...

    • Posted August 13, 2013
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    Rando creeper assaults Jackson women, still on the loose

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Police are investigating at multiple cases of assault after an unidentified male entered Jackson residences and, in two of three known instances, had inappropriate contact with females who were sleeping. All the incidents occurred...

    • Posted August 12, 2013
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  • Costs too much to keep the lights on at TCL.
    PROPS & DISSES: Library’s appetite for construction causes indigestion

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Library’s appetite for construction causes indigestion Look, I like the library. I wrote a big story about it back in May. But this idea that library administrators feel they aren’t being funded enough...

    • Posted August 6, 2013
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    GET OUT: Up for a grizzly adventure? I’m your Huckleberry

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – If you like the idea of potentially seeing a grizzly bear, this hike to Huckleberry Mountain is for you. If you choose to do this hike in spring or fall, bring bear spray and...

    • Posted August 6, 2013
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  • 80713themonus
    THEM ON US: Best little Vietnamese coffee house in Wyoming

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Best little Vietnamese coffee house in Wyoming When America’s smallest town sold at auction in April 2012, it even captured the attention of the world. At least as far away as Vietnam. The...

    • Posted August 6, 2013
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  • Ron Tucker (TCSO)
    High-speed chase ends at Cunningham Cabin

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – For the second time this summer park rangers were forced to deploy spike strips in order to shut down a non-cooperative motorist who led one ranger in a high-speed chase north of Moose, Wyo.,...

    • Posted August 5, 2013
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