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Graphic courtesy of Big Sky Carbon Sequestration Project.This schematic shows the process being used to capture and re-inject carbon dioxide at the Kevin Dome in northern Montana.

September 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Guest opinion: Sequester cuts stymie Montana crimefighting efforts

Sequestration has come home to roost.

September 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

End of military unpaid furloughs welcome news in Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Civilian employees at the Wyoming National Guard and F.E. Warren Air Force Base will return to 40-hour work weeks beginning Monday after the Pentagon reduced the number of mandatory days off from 11 to six.

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May cartoon: Obama detained

May cartoon: Obama detained

May 4, 2013

May 31, 2013 4:51 pm
Billings Head Start grapples with sequestration cuts

Billings Head Start grapples with sequestration cuts

In the end, the federal budget cuts known as sequestration carved $161,000 out of the Billings Head Start program. 

May 29, 2013 12:15 amLoading…

Sequestration slashes money from wildlife funds

About $44 million in federal grant money will be cut to states for fish and wildlife programs because of sequestration-related reductions, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday.

March 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Park cuts reverberate to surrounding communities

Park cuts reverberate to surrounding communities

Cooke City may be a little quieter than usual this spring. That’s because the isolated mountain town of 75 on the northeast edge of Yellowstone National Park won’t have its snowed-in dead end on Highway 212 plowed until late May.

March 04, 2013 10:45 pm Photos

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Wyoming works on coal solutions

CHEYENNE - As the state that produces the most coal in the country, Wyoming has two new laws taking effect in July that aim to tackle the coal industry's biggest problem: the carbon dioxide emitted by coal-burning plants.

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1st Montana-Canada CO2 project proposed

1st Montana-Canada CO2 project proposed

The leaders of Montana and Saskatchewan have agreed to develop North America's first large-scale initiative to capture and store greenhouse gases from a conventional coal-burning power plant.

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1st Montana-Canada CO2 project proposed

1st Montana-Canada CO2 project proposed

This photo shows the Shand power plant in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada, one of two possible sites for North America's first large scale initiative to capture and store greenhouse gasses from a conventional coal-burning power plant.

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Sequestration demo sought

GREAT FALLS - Gov. Brian Schweitzer and Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall are turning to taxpayers to help pay for a carbon sequestration demonstration project.

March 31, 2009 11:00 pmLoading…

Carbon capture may be in Wyoming's future

CASPER - Each year about 18 million metric tons of carbon dioxide flow from smokestacks at the Jim Bridger power plant, making it Wyoming's largest source of CO2 emissions.

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Carbon storage to be studied

BUTTE - Carbon sequestration may be the wave of the future in energy development, and professors at Montana Tech will be part of researching how best to do it.

January 28, 2009 11:00 pmLoading…

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