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CASPER, Wyo. — At least two people were killed in crashes on Wyoming roads Thursday afternoon, one near Douglas and another near Lander.
CASPER, Wyo. — Construction of one of the state's most-discussed energy projects will begin in about a year, according to documents filed by the company doing the building.
CHEYENNE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has dropped plans to have outside experts review its theory that hydraulic fracturing may have played a role in groundwater pollution in Wyoming, and the agency no longer plans to write a final report on its research that led to the controv…
CASPER, Wyo. — A board comprised of local and federal officials gave a coal lease in southern Montana its seal of approval Wednesday, meaning the lease will soon undergo a public review process.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality recently cited six companies for air pollution concerns, including one firm that requested a permit for a gas production plant three years late.
RIVERTON, Wyo. – State officials, active Wyoming producers and even a state representative of a federal agency all expressed concern Friday over how newly proposed federal rules for hydraulic fracturing would work.
CASPER, Wyo. -- An unidentified man was transported to the Wyoming Medical Center on Thursday after driving a truck down a steep hill in Casper and crashing into an embankment.
CASPER, Wyo. — Oil and natural gas producers could soon be required to conduct at least three sets of baseline water tests before and during the drilling and production of oil and natural gas wells in Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s largest power provider says a newly re-proposed federal rule could close many of its coal-fired power plants early.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming lawmakers want to consider draft legislation that would split sales tax money from new multi-county energy projects — such as pipelines and powerlines — among the affected counties.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Casper company is selling a product that it believes could address one of Wyoming’s burning energy issues — and business is booming.
CASPER, Wyo. — One of the Wyoming's most-talked-about energy projects is nearing a critical deadline and facing some significant questions.
WHEATLAND, Wyo. — An otherwise quiet Wyoming company rolled out early details of a planned wind farm destined to be one of the state's largest. The public got its first chance to comment on the project near Wheatland and Chugwater on Tuesday night.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming oil production is on the upswing after decades of decline, but recent production is still nowhere near the state’s all-time peak.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Massachusetts land researcher is working with at least one Wyoming state senator to determine whether a large sand deposit near Glendo could be used to produce silicon metal.
CASPER, Wyo. — A water-monitoring program in Sublette County recently detected pollutants exceeding state standards in three water wells near a large nearby natural gas field.
CASPER, Wyo. — Larry Mayer has paid at least $200 to replace surge protectors and wireless routers damaged by Sunday's Rocky Mountain Power substation failure. The Natrona County Public Library lost at least two computers, a power system to the building's electric doors and a self-checkout s…
CASPER, Wyo. -- A coalition of Wyoming residents and landowner groups has formally asked the state's oil and gas regulatory agency to tighten its rules for flaring natural gas.
A Utah wind company is asking a state board for more time to prove it can fund its planned wind power project near Glenrock, claiming a series of legal challenges have slowed its progress by more than a year.
A Colorado company last week added its name to a growing list of companies building crude-oil rail loading facilities in Wyoming, but company officials say their project has a leg up on the rest.
Jack Stewart pulled up to a pump at the Common Cents store on North Poplar Street.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Obama administration said Thursday that it will require companies that drill for oil and natural gas on federal lands to publicly disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations. Many in Wyoming were still digesting the new federal rules at press time.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A member of Gov. Matt Mead’s staff laid out an early vision of Wyoming’s impending baseline groundwater testing rules Wednesday, including glimpses into what oil and natural gas drillers will be required to test for and where they might have to collect samples.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Some state legislators, officials and interest group representatives spent much of Tuesday and Wednesday morning wrestling with a mounting problem in northeast Wyoming — orphaned coalbed methane wells.
GILLETTE, Wyo. -- The company drawing public and regulatory attention for its proposal to pump wastewater from an oil-and-natural gas field west of Casper into an aquifer on Tuesday rolled out part of its long-term plan to treat water from another 4,200-well project in the same location.
CASPER, Wyo. -- New rules for baseline water testing, off-site mitigation and reclamation are among the hallmarks of Gov. Matt Mead’s official strategy for energy management in Wyoming.
PATHFINDER RANCH, Wyo. — Jeff Meyer walked a dry stretch of Sweetwater River in the shadow of Devil’s Gate, southwest of Casper.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Wyoming county extended its moratorium on new wind farms Tuesday, lengthening a hold that has lasted more than a year.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Colorado company wants to use steam to extract oil from a field between Rawlins and Lander.
CASPER, Wyo. — An Oklahoma company is suing at least three Wyoming counties, two energy companies and a bank over a tax dispute dating back to 2009.
CASPER, Wyo. — Grand Teton National Park could be among the country's national parks put at risk by oil-and-gas wells, according to results of a newly released study.
Fern MacDougal hangs a banner from the rafters above the entrance to Gillette College while protesting a Peabody Energy shareholders meeting on Monday in Gillette. MacDougal was arrested for trespassing after climbing down from the building.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Three protesters were arrested Monday by Gillette Police at a meeting of Peabody Energy shareholders at Gillette College on Monday, according to an activist group affiliated with the protesters.
GILLETTE -- Three protesters were arrested Monday by Gillette Police at a meeting of Peabody Energy shareholders at Gillette College on Monday, according to an activist group affiliated with the protesters.
CASPER, Wyo. — The federal government released its final environmental study of the Gateway West interstate transmission line Friday, meaning the project could be approved later this year.
WRIGHT, Wyo. — About 20 coal miners from all over the country descended upon a small coal town in northeast Wyoming on Thursday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A federal mine safety regulator has cited a Wyoming coal mine for two safety violations, including one that injured a worker.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming's policy to protect sage grouse may allow for more disturbance near their breeding grounds than what the bird can tolerate, according to a new government study.
CASPER, Wyo. — Casper and Cheyenne have some of the cleanest air in the country, and Sublette County is among the most polluted counties, according to a study by the American Lung Association.
CASPER, Wyo. -- State environmental regulators and a uranium company are at odds over whether the company allowed precursors of uranium contamination to seep into test water wells near their field.
CASPER, Wyo. — State environmental regulators and a uranium company are at odds over whether the company allowed precursors of uranium contamination to seep into test water wells near their field.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Two companies could soon end a court dispute over the the right to store hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide underground in southwest Wyoming.
New U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell received a Wyoming-centric letter on Monday, her first day overseeing federal lands.
Tiny Jeffrey City may soon see an influx of new residents.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Texas company will soon clear another step in its mission to flood the Rocky Mountain oil market with carbon dioxide, a gas used to push hard-to-get oil to the surface.
Sweetwater County investigators continue to probe how an oil field explosive gun ended up in a Rock Springs gutter earlier this month.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Higher pollution levels from 2008 to 2011 drove more people to Sublette County clinics and doctors, a new study shows.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Wyoming and out-of-state citizens and conservation groups rallied to buy out a series of oil and gas leases in the Wyoming Range late last year, but the fight to stop oil and gas exploration in the area is far from over.
CASPER, Wyo. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants a company asking to inject oil and gas well wastewater into an aquifer in central Wyoming to do more to prove it won't pollute the aquifer and show it won't be used for drinking water.
CASPER, Wyo. — The federal government's nearly complete land use plan revision for a 2.4-million-acre area from northwest of Dubois to southeast of Jeffrey City is drawing the ire of some in the area, including county governments and a major energy producer.