All posts by Jake Nichols

  • bojhparty
    High 5 to Best of the Best

    It’s not easy to rise to the top of the pack. It’s even tougher to stay there once you’re king of the hill. So we salute the men and women and business entities that hit the ground...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • The badlands of Dubois contain odd rock formations that need to be “surfed.”
    Get Out: West Jenkins Wash

    Call it the poor man’s spring break. Real poor. Or a pre-spring break break. West Jenkins Wash, just the other side of Dubois, is two months ahead of us, weather-wise. OK, it’s not much to look at,...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Them On Us 3.6.13

    At the mouth of Corbet’s: it’s OK if you just peed a little Sure, there have been a zillion stories written on the toughest run in North America. Every winter, another publication trots out the same tired...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • 030613props
    Props & Disses 3.6.13

    The sky is not falling (DISS) With directors like this, who needs enemies? National Park Service director Jon Jarvis wrote a memo to all park employees last week that was all gloom and doom. When the sequestration...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Scott Hirschfield, Head of School, JH Community School
    Community School leader to step down

    Scott Hirschfield announced in an email/letter yesterday that he will be stepping down as Head of School for the Jackson Hole Community School, effective July 2014. Hirschfield stated in the correspondence that he plans to remain involved...

    • Posted March 2, 2013
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  • Alabama Shakes
    Summer music at the ‘Ghee

    Tom Garnsey from Vootie Productions has confirmed the lineup of this year’s 26th Annual Targhee Fest (July 19-21) and Bluegrass Fest (August 9-11) held at Grand Targhee Resort. The lineup for Targhee Fest includes a mix of...

    • Posted March 1, 2013
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    Pearl St. Market on the move

    JH Weekly has confirmed that Pearl St. Market is moving into the old Teton Steakhouse location. After months of inactivity at the site, remodeling crews have been spotted working on the interior. Co-owner Scott Boxrud said he...

    • Posted March 1, 2013
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  • Robert J. Sternberg
    UW pulls trigger on new president

    JH Weekly has learned that Robert J. Sternberg has been named the 24th president of the University of Wyoming. Sternberg currently serves as provost and senior vice president at Oklahoma State University, a position the psychologist and...

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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  • Dr. Bob Langer
    Them On Us 2.27.13

      Discordance continues to define 62nd Legislature What’s worse than Senate committees killing bills that exhibit overwhelming support in the House? How about Senate Majority Floor Leader Sen. Phil Nicholas deciding he won’t even bring one up...

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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  • Refuge Manager Steve Kallin places a collar on a yearling female wolf.
    Props & Disses 2.27.13

    Committee collusion (DISS) This paper has already criticized this general session of the Wyoming Legislature for being somewhat fractured and for falling into the business model of notoriously busybody states like California by introducing too many laws....

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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