All posts by Jake Nichols

  • Pine Basin Hill Climb cancelled

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – JH Weekly has learned that the snowmobile hill climb scheduled for Jan. 5 and 6 at Pine Basin on Pine Creek Pass has been called off. The event was to be a Rocky...

    • Posted December 27, 2012
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  • Mary Erickson
    NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR 2012

    Hail Mary! Reverend Mary Erickson Faced with a perceived threat, Reverend Mary Erickson was compelled to act. As a mother of two kids, she felt immediate maternal instincts to protect impressionable children from the graphic imagery used...

    • Posted December 26, 2012
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  • Them on Us: Mira Sorvino gives Wyoming an earful

    Mira Sorvino gives Wyoming an earful Keith Gingery had already read Mira Sorvino’s mind. The Academy Award winner has been railing lately on the issue of human trafficking. “It is a terrible, terrible world out there,” Sorvino...

    • Posted December 19, 2012
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  • eBuzz: Verizon goes 4G in Jackson Hole

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Is your mobile phone acting strange today? Verizon customers may be experiencing a few oddities today as preparations are already underway to shift network coverage in the valley to 4G LTE. The early...

    • Posted December 19, 2012
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  • Props and Disses 12.19.12

    Animal House: Say ‘no’ to party ranches and frat farms DISS In our August 22 issue, we “dissed” what seemed to be county commissioners’ closing in on a nebulous “party ranch” ruling. We warned against “flexibility” and...

    • Posted December 18, 2012
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  • eBuzz: School security tightens after shooting

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Area schools are implementing tighter security measures today in the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., mass shooting. Pam Shea, Superintendent of TCSD#1, said the county schools in her district would all be under...

    • Posted December 17, 2012
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  • eBuzz: Parks and Rec responds to soccer death

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Nick Izard, the man injured while playing soccer at the Rec Center, has died. Teton County Parks and Recreation has issued a press release concerning the grave injury sustained by Nick Izard during...

    • Posted December 17, 2012
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  • Props and Disses 12.12.12

    Dissing for diss’ sake DISS Last week’s Props & Disses column contained three “props” and no disses. That’s a first … and will be an only. I have been storing some potential disses like a burr in...

    • Posted December 12, 2012
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  • GROCERY SHOPPING 101

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Food prices are going through the roof. Many Jackson shoppers are feeling especially frustrated with mounting grocery bills. Does everything in Jackson Hole have to cost more? Acting on the assumption that valley shoppers were...

    • Posted December 12, 2012
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  • Them on Us: Can the fiscal cliff be rappelled?

    Retired U.S. Senator Alan Simpson has been making headlines lately warning Americans about the dangers of being so long and so deep in debt. The former Republican senator from Wyoming has been the go-to guy regarding the...

    • Posted December 12, 2012
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