All posts by Jake Nichols

  • 151223GameTime
    GAME TIME: Hunter-Gatherer Mavens

    More and more females are getting into the game. Jackson, WY – Their stalking has nothing to do with broccoli. And it’s not so much salad dressing as field dressing that offers an afternoon’s greatest challenge. In...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • 151223Buzz1
    THE BUZZ: Devil in the Details

    Officials debate the ins and outs of Jackson’s future. County crushes conservation County officials met last week to finalize rural Land Development Regulations (LDRs) for various districts including amendments to Division 6.1, the establishment of three new...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • 151216TOU
    THEM ON US

    Jackson Hole II Yet another article on the “other” Jackson Hole in the Far East has rekindled interest and initiated the uninformed on the alter-community in China fashioning itself after our beloved valley. A New York Times...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151216Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Gunning for Justice

    Taking sides and aim at the Second Amendment in the wake of mass shootings. Jackson Hole, WY – The candlelight vigil held last Thursday night on Town Square was to commemorate the third anniversary of the Sandy...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151209Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Presentation Without Taxation

    Officials stall on best approach to fund housing and transportation. Jackson, WY – Civic leaders continue to struggle with the best approach for funding their commitment to provide for future housing and transportation needs in the valley....

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • 151209CoverFeat
    FEATURE: Wapiti Welfare

    Pressure from predators and interest groups challenge elk managers. A few years ago, at least two elk did something astounding. Out of 50 radio–collared wapiti in the Buffalo Valley, this adventurous pair climbed out of the valley, over...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • deadlocked
    Joint board deadlocks over funding housing/transportation

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Board of County Commissioners and Town Council members hashed out issues today surrounding how a Communities Priorities Fund (CPF) might be funded. In the end, the joint board not only could not agree...

    • Posted December 7, 2015
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  • 151202TOU
    THEM ON US

    Dog fight U.S. Senator Tom Barrasso (R-WY) has ruffled a few feathers over his efforts to strip wolves from federal protection. Barrasso co-sponsored a bill with Wyoming Representative Cynthia Lummis that would remove the gray wolf from...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • 151125Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Moose-Wilson Road Hogs

    Plans for contentious corridor are being placed under the microscope. Jackson, WY – The Park Service did its homework. Of that, most are in agreement. In preparing the colossal 694-page Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the Moose-Wilson...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • 151125TOU
    THEM ON US

    Dark day ahead It’s not too early for some stargazers to begin planning for the first total solar eclipse in the United States since the late 1970s, and the first to travel the entire country since 1918....

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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