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GILLETTE — Cloud Peak Energy Corp., one of the Powder River Basin’s largest coal mine operators, has accepted a bid from Navajo Transitional Energy Co. to buy “substantially all of Cloud Peak Energy’s assets.”

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CHEYENNE – Black Tooth Brewery of Sheridan plans to open its second location in Cheyenne’s West Edge sometime this fall, and residents can get an early taste of what’s on the way at Edge Fest next weekend.

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RAWLINS – City officials and developers are once again looking to develop Tin Can Hill, a former landfill and now an uninhabited storm water runoff area directly south of the Carbon County Detention Center.

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In the first 100 days in his role as the president and CEO of the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance last fall, Brad Enzi said he completed an assessment of where the group was and where it needed to go, something he considered “fun and eye-opening.”

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TORRINGTON – A pair of stakeholder meetings held by the Goshen Irrigation District in Wyoming and the Gering-Fort Laramie Irrigation District in Nebraska helped shed some light on some of the lingering questions local producers may have concerning the collapse of an irrigation tunnel along t…

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CASPER — Farmers in the Platte River Valley affected by an irrigation tunnel collapse are beginning to lose hope that their crops will be salvageable this year.

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CHEYENNE – One of Cheyenne’s favorite places to get cookies unexpectedly closed its doors for good Thursday, but not before a line of customers descended upon the store for one last treat.

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CASPER — Coal giant Contura Energy has yet to complete the purchase of two Wyoming mines from bankrupt operator Blackjewel, according to a quarterly report released Wednesday.

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Former University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity will serve as the “search recruiter” in the hunt for the university’s next president.

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CHEYENNE – Preliminary reports as of two weeks prior to the start of the upcoming fall semester show a headcount increase in first-time freshman and high school students at Laramie County Community College compared to the same time last year.

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CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Legislature has danced around the idea of tolling Interstate 80 for more than a decade. In 2020, it appears lawmakers will hit the tolling dance floor.

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City of Laramie officials asked University of Wyoming officials last week to develop a long-range vision for its expansion that will allow the city to accommodate utility needs for the coming decades.

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TORRINGTON — Both the Goshen Irrigation District and the Gering-Fort Laramie Irrigation District held public meetings on Monday, Aug. 12 to discuss the status of an irrigation tunnel that collapsed on July 17, and leaders of both districts were very clear about one thing: there is no timetab…

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CASPER — Investigations into multiple Wyoming coal ash ponds operated by the state’s largest utility company revealed groundwater contamination far exceeded federal limits. The results have prompted the company to consider corrective measures and solicit public comments this month.