All posts by Jake Nichols

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    BOOK REVIEW: ‘Tom and the Sagittarius’ by Brian Karre

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Local author Brian Karre now has two books to his credit. The latest is another in the vein of boy-loses-girl-because-boy-doesn’t-get-girls series. Karre’s heroes never know the right thing to say so they don’t say...

    • Posted April 30, 2013
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    Spring fever: Chomping at the bit

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Warmer temps and fast-melting snow has many of us thinking about hitting the backcountry for some long-overdue hiking, biking adventures or horn hunting. Don’t jump the gun, though. It’s not fair to others who...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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    Ride into Victory lane: NASCAR legend gives back on a bike

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO - How do you make a name for yourself when they call your father “The King?” Kyle Petty grew up in the shadow of one of the greatest race car drivers of all time, just...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Teton Valley News reporter Bridget Ryder.
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    PROPS & DISSES: ‘Ryding’ herd on the Teton Valley turmoil

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Town takes care of its own – PROPS The Town of Jackson now owns more real estate than the Gill family. And that’s saying something. Retiring to executive session in order to fan...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Security at Tribeca Film Festival keeps out pro-fracking farmers.
    THEM ON US: Farmers ‘gassed’ at NYC film premiere

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Farmers ‘gassed’ at NYC film premiere “Gasland 2”, the sequel to the Academy Award-nominated 2010 documentary, premiered in New York City last weekend at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. It’s more of the...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Superstar Bill Graham in Wyoming hospital. (Scott Epstein)
    THEM ON US: Billy Graham takes ill on way to Tetons

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Billy Graham takes ill on way to Tetons The Grand Tetons were on Superstar Billy Graham’s bucket list. Now, it looks like he may kick that bucket before getting to cross that one...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • We can't have this again, can we?
    COUNCIL CHRONICLES: Making Amends

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Making amends: model behavior Computer-aided design is terrifically useful. But all the CAD/CAGD and 3D renderings in the world won’t help a planner get his or her mind wrapped around height, mass, and...

    • Posted April 17, 2013
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    PROPS & DISSES: Justice for all … even pigs

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – ADHD is an invention of drug manufacturers (DISS) I’m not a doctor. I have no expertise in the medical field other than surfing WebMD occasionally to self-diagnose some weird rash. I have never...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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    GET OUT: Out and up on the Old Pass Road

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – OK, this isn’t the world’s most exciting or challenging hike. Since I’ve had to drag along a 15-and-a-half-year-old dog, none of my outings are those of ball-buster distances or life-threatening adventure. And, this time...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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    Hey foodies! Summer deadlines fast approaching

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Is it too early to start thinking about the 2013 Farmers Market on the Town Square? Maybe, if you’re hankering for that first bite into a juicy Macintosh, but if you are looking to...

    • Posted April 14, 2013
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