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Insurers: Coverage unaffordable for many if court rules against ACA

CHEYENNE -- Insurers and government officials in Wyoming are bracing for an impending U.S. Supreme Court ruling on a challenge to the Affordable Care Act that ...

Former justice center in south Riverton to house several county offices

Several county offices are moving to the former Riverton justice center building on South Federal Boulevard.
The facility was vacated this month when the ...

County plans to hire interim EMS leader

Commission thinks role would be temporary

Fremont County commissioners are planning to hire an interim director for the local ambulance department in ...

Helicopter helped in rescue at Ocean Lake

A local air ambulance crew rescued four people who were stranded Sunday on an island in Ocean Lake.
No one was injured in the incident, which was reported at ...

A year after taking over operation of one of the largest natural-gas fields in the country, Jonah Energy reports operations are going well.
"We've had a great ...

Inspector reports on 2014 mining death

Only one person died last year in Wyoming due to a mining-related accident, but state mine inspector Terry Adcock isn't bragging about the low number.
"Any ...

Lost-time accidents at Wyoming mines decreased last year, continuing a downward trend from 2012.
In 2014, the state mine inspector recorded 63 total lost ...

GFS making dual-fuel conversion on some globe's biggest trucks

One Florida company is showing how two Wyoming energy products can work better ...

Energy Fuels earns EIS for its Crooks Gap uranium project

A uranium mine in Crooks Gap moved one step closer to a permit in February after the Bureau of Land Management issued a draft environmental impact statement on ...

In Situ produces innovative water monitoring equipment from Colorado headquarters

In Situ Inc., a Colorado-based water monitoring company with roots in Wyoming, has continued its tradition of innovation this year, with three "significant" ...

State makes pitch to take over uranium reg authority from federal government

Legislation passed this year in Wyoming paves the way for the state to assume more regulatory authority over uranium mines from the federal Nuclear Regulatory ...

Shareholders eye merger of Uranerz, Energy Fuels

Two uranium companies with Wyoming operations could merge June 18.
Shareholders of Uranerz Energy Corporation and Energy Fuels are meeting to vote on the ...

LARAMIE -- A student in a white lab coat exits one of the many laboratories situated on the third floor of the School of Energy Resources at the University of ...

Nuclear power in Wyo?

No demand yet, but Idaho exploring modular installation

Wyoming is home to power plants and electrical generation based on natural gas, fuel oil, ...

A Montana waterway severely contaminated with mine tailings has been cleaned and moved back to its original channel.
Officials say native fish soon could be ...

Encana Corporation has sold the Moneta Divide Natural Gas and Oil Development Project to Aethon Energy, effective April 30.
The transaction was part of ...

Now doing business as Alkali Chemical, the operation near Green River has seen no layoffs or reductions in force since the sale closed in ...

Flash floods in early June sent huge waves of water along the tracks of the Union Pacific Railroad from the small hamlet of Manville 9 miles west of Lusk and ...

Wind turbines have the potential to disrupt sage grouse habitat or impact the birds in other ways.
Renewable energy companies face series of challenges when ...

New Peabody CEO identifies four immediate areas of emphasis

It didn't take long for the new chief executive officer of Peabody Energy to advance up the company's ladder.
Glenn L. Kellow joined Pea-body in 2013 as ...

 
 

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