All posts by Jake Nichols

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    Them On Us

    Them on us on them and us Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Salt Lake City Tribune mentioned The Planet’s sale last week. The Planet began the new year under new ownership. Copperfield Publishing, publisher of Salt Lake’s...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • Touring his new country by way of Volkswagen bus, Jim Darwiche’s wanderlust brought him to Jackson Hole in 1977. PHOTO: JIM DARWICHE
    Living the dream: Local businessman shares his exodus from Middle East to great American West

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The first thing you notice about Jim Darwiche is the smile. That smile is everywhere on the Town Square in all seasons. Darwiche is always walking about downtown, from one of his businesses...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • Stone Drug won against Walgreens by a landslide. PHOTO: MARY GROSSMAN
    2014 YEAR IN REVIEW

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – What a wild year 2014 was. MMXIV will be remembered in great part for a pair of disasters in the valley that were momentous enough in scope to reach a national audience. The...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Jack Huyler
    2014 Happy Trails

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The new year began with the passing of a valley legend. Jack Huyler, 93, passed away in Ojai, California, on January 2, 2014. Huyler lived the early dude ranching life in Jackson Hole...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • After a number of residential ‘field trips,’ Grizzly 760 was put down much to the dismay of many valley residents. PHOTO: THEHOLEPICTURE.COM
    2014 A year to forget for wildlife

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The year 2014 will be remembered as tough on wildlife. From an unfortunate moose fatality in the Gros Ventre to an elk bloodbath in the park to a high-profile grizzly removal, the passing...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Where is everybody? Desolation Row in Jeffrey City. PHOTO: LELAND RUCKER
    PROPS & DISSES

    Bare minimum doesn’t cut it One clear way to assess whether your politician has a Democratic heart or a Republican heart is to watch how they vote next month on a bill sponsored by Rep. Jim Byrd,...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • 122414props
    PROPS & DISSES

    B-T gets super Super  Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Tricia O’Connor will lead the Bridger-Teton National Forest in the right direction for a few reasons. First and foremost, she’s a Yankees fan. The Chenango Forks, New Yorker has...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • 122414themonus.lead
    THEM ON US

    Teton talk Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Steds07: You have our admiration. Your self-admitted “first post ever” on Reddit is amazing. Of course, it’s hard to go wrong with a shot of the Tetons. Imgur.com user “Steds07” posted...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Hiking the King at sunset. Photo: Robyn Vincent
    PROPS & DISSES

    Medic aid needed It’s not that Wyomingites are all fat and out of shape. Teton County pulls more than its weight raising the curve for the state’s health outlook, yet a new survey shows we are less...

    • Posted December 16, 2014
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  • ‘Extreme skiing’ indeed. PHOTO: Jackson Hole Mountain Resort
    THEM ON US

    JH makes Fodor’s list Fodor’s annual Go List Of 2015’s Top Destinations includes Jackson Hole. The expansive list covered international hotspots like Patagonia, Paris and, yes, Cleveland. Still, we were the only North American ski resort town...

    • Posted December 16, 2014
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