All posts by Jake Nichols


    USPS hate mail JACKSON HOLE, WYO – With Monday’s regular meeting of the Jackson Town Council dangerously close to wrapping up with a big fat yawn, councilman Jim Stanford rescued the ho-hum affair with a late-add agenda...

    • Posted January 7, 2014
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  • Cheney
    It’s official: Cheney withdraws, Enzi reaction

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO –Liz Cheney has announced via Twitter she is dropping out of the race for the US Senate. Cheney’s rocky campaign began last summer when she announced via YouTube she would challenge longtime Republican Mike...

    • Posted January 5, 2014
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  • Jack Huyler
    JH legend rides into the sunset

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Jackson Hole legend, horse trainer, educator and writer Jack Huyler died yesterday in Ojai, California. He was 93. Huyler grew up on the Bear Paw Ranch, one of the valley’s earliest dude ranches....

    • Posted January 3, 2014
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  • From the bench, overlooking the river bed and more than 550 acres

    New owners optimistic about Sporting Club’s third iteratioin JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Johnny Counts never found the pot of gold he was looking for along the banks of the Snake River just south of Hoback Junction. The...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Death Canyon barn serves as a ranger post near the trail Photo grumpygrimble
    GET OUT: Phelps Overlook, Death defying

    Got snowshoes? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A fun winter hike in Grand Teton National Park is the easy jaunt to Phelps Lake, the park’s sixth largest body of water. Sure you’ve probably done this hike a million...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • PROPS & DISSES: 12.30.13

    By Parcel pickle: Return to sender DISS JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I don’t know how many times I have tried to explain to my mom back East not to send packages to the post office, but that...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Conrad Farnsworth
    THEM ON US: 12.30.13

    Catching up with Conrad JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Conrad Farnsworth is still at it. We profiled the Newcastle brainiac in our “Geek Week” issue after he built a nuclear reactor in his parent’s backyard shed. After conquering...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Michael Brentlinger
    Alleged killer may be headed for Driggs

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Residents of Driggs, Idaho are being asked to remain on the lookout for a murder suspect who may be headed to the quiet Teton Valley community. Authorities believe Michael Dylan Brentlinger, 22, may...

    • Posted December 29, 2013
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  • Mike Kazanjy
    Avalanche claims one

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A 29-year-old man was killed on Pucker Face this afternoon after a slide buried him at about 1:00 p.m. Mike Kazanjy was pronounced dead at the scene at about 1:30 p.m. Friends, witnesses...

    • Posted December 26, 2013
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  • “Big Jim” Whittaker
    2013 Year in Review

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Both the community and this newspaper had an interesting year in 2013, and in many ways we will be sad to see it go. Our readership has probably never been higher, and certainly...

    • Posted December 23, 2013
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