All posts by Jake Nichols

  • THE BUZZ: Battle Royale

    Jackson mayoral candidates both find themselves under the microscope as the November election nears. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Town of Jackson is getting a taste of big city politics. Mirroring, perhaps, campaigns playing out on the...

    • Posted September 6, 2016
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  • THEM ON US

    Smile, you’re on web cam OK, why is the cyberspace community so enthralled with the downtown Jackson webcam? The cam, owned by Bob Strobel of See Jackson Hole, went live on July 20 and has since picked...

    • Posted September 6, 2016
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  • Missing Hiker Found, Dead

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Grand Teton National Park Rangers are fairly certain they have located the body of a man missing since Wednesday. Rangers made the discovery Sunday night of a body meeting Rene Dreiling’s description on...

    • Posted September 5, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Ruthless Judgment

    Why a Pinedale traffic court judge has been thrust into the national spotlight over same-sex marriage. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Wyoming State Supreme Court is hearing arguments on a case that is likely to have nationwide...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Aftershock

    Saturday’s 4.8 quake is nothing to shrug off. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Saturday afternoon’s earthquake felt in Jackson Hole was the weekend topic of conversation. The event itself was not unusual for this region. But the real-time...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Holy Smokes: Fire Update

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Smoke-filled days in Jackson have become the norm lately as the fire season drags on. A resurgence in wildfire activity, locally, was fueled by dry, gusty winds out ahead of a cold front. The...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Fire Season Endures

    Wildfire in Grand Teton forces evacuations and highway closure to Yellowstone. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Berry fire is making life difficult for parkgoers as it ballooned in size early this week fueled by red flag warning...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: It Takes a Village

    How an activist, two aspiring politicos and a community solved a housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Two town candidates missed primary day. They were not at election headquarters when results came in. While their peers knocked...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • Yellowstone Cut Off

    Wildfire in Grand Teton forces evacuations and highway closure.   JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A road closure and campground evacuation in Grand Teton National Park were issued Monday as the Berry Fire made a big run easterly into Harem Hill...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • THEM ON US

    FedUp, not put up JACKSON HOLE, WY – Organizers for FedUp say they are getting the shaft from the Jackson Lake Lodge after the park hotel cancelled all 13 of their room reservations for the upcoming annual...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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