All posts by Jake Nichols

  • UPDATED: Death on the Dike

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – UPDATED 7:40 p.m. Teton County Sheriff’s have identified the man found dead on the Snake River dike early this morning. Kayden Quinn Tapia, 16, was pronounced dead at the scene. A preliminary coroner’s...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Cruel Summer

    Happy Hundred. Are we prepared for the centennial slam headed our way? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Some call last summer a tipping point; others say it represented the new norm. At any rate, it will probably be...

    • Posted June 7, 2016
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  • THEM ON US 6.8.16

    Wildlife in Yellowstone: Humans JACKSON HOLE, WY – Bad behavior and poor decision-making continues at the nation’s first national park. Author Lee H. Whittlesey can forget adding a chapter or two to his 1995 and 2014 editions...

    • Posted June 7, 2016
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  • Citizens March to Town Hall for Housing

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A grassroots organization is planning a rally and march to town hall today to encourage the involvement and engagement of Jackson’s workforce on housing issues. Shelter JH will gather demonstrators at 4 p.m. today...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Pulse on Politics

    A first glance at the candidates vying to lead, represent the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY  – The field of candidates for local office is set with the passing of last Friday’s deadline. Every local race—county commission, town...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Power of the Penny

    Electeds devise a sales tax structure they hope will pay for slide while also funding housing and transportation. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Town and county leaders have placed their bets—the ante: two pennies worth of taxes—and they...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • THEM ON US

    Manhunt leads to grizzly discovery JACKSON HOLE, WY – The manhunt for a father-son team on the lam from Utah ended in Sublette County Wyoming where authorities arrested Flint and Dereck Harrison on kidnapping charges. The story...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • Mayoral Race Now at 4

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Pete Muldoon has joined the growing field of citizens interested in becoming Jackson’s next mayor. Muldoon is the latest candidate to officially file for the seat that incumbent Sara Flitner holds. He joins...

    • Posted May 20, 2016
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  • Leave No Trace (of common sense)

    United States of America v. Canada Tourons Seeking Justis, et al for Yellowstone violations   Jackson Hole, Wyoming—Wow, talk about viral. An adventure group from Canada is in hot water. But it’s not the scalding Prismatic Springs, where...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • THEM ON US

    Yellowstoned What in the wide, wide world of sports is going on in the nation’s first national park? Celebrating 100 years of Yellowstone has started off with a bang. Already visitors have been observed approaching wildlife, petting...

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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