All posts by Jake Nichols

  • ebola
    Is Ebola here?

    Patient in Village rushed to St. John’s with Ebola-like symptoms JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Planet Jackson Hole has confirmed a patient with flulike symptoms was transported from Teton Village to St. John’s Medical Center today. Health officials would...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • 101514propsl.lead2
    PROPS & DISSES

    Death by a thousand cuts The reasoning can be completely valid: job creation, economic boost, added amenities, sales tax generation, etc. Policymakers can be gradually convinced that the location is right, the business plan pencils out and...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514politics.leadschwartz
    PULSE ON POLITICS: House District 23

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The race for Keith Gingery’s open seat in the State House features two former Teton County commissioners, Democrat Andy Schwartz and Republican Jim Darwiche. Both men admitted they have been looking for a...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • Mark Nowlin
    Pulse on Politics: Mayoral maxims

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As the general election draws closer, Planet Jackson Hole broke fast with candidates for mayor Sara Flitner and Mark Nowlin at Persephone earlier this week. Both had plenty to say on how they view...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • wildlifecoverLEAD
    Talking a good game

    Wildlife expert dissects status of Jackson Hole’s megafauna. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – With the valley still buzzing about the incident at the Gros Ventre campground, which claimed the life of a cow moose and once again highlighted...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • 092414themonus.leaddrone
    THEM ON US

    Downhill run Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Jackson Hole Mountain Resort took a bit of a tumble in Ski Magazine’s annual reader’s poll (much to the delight of some local pow hounds). JHMR barely cracked the top 10...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • PROPSFistbump
    PROPS & DISSES

    Black is the new orange Yeah, yeah, this’ll probably jinx ‘em now, but the Orange and Black at the Willy T. “Mack” are like a scary Halloween nightmare for visiting football teams. The Jackson Broncs have rolled...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • PROPSFistbump
    PROPS & DISSES

    Feel-good posturing for parking Priuses Jackson Hole, Wyoming — There is something inherently wrong about Big Brother establishing preferential parking for hybrid vehicles. I can’t quite put my finger on it. Wait, yes I can. It’s dumb....

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 091714rpark.lead
    Our Park

    Rendezvous Park takes shape on the banks of the Snake.   Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Organizers for the new riverside park, opening to the public this Saturday, say they are not quite “open for business.” If they...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 091714tou.affluentmap
    THEM ON US

    Honk if you’re a Wyoming driver Jackson Hole, Wyoming — It’s hard to believe Wyoming drivers are bigger Massholes than Boston motorists. If you’ve ever travelled in the state of Massachusetts, you know that’s really saying something....

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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