Cloud Peak Energy Signs Export Agreement with JERA Trading

Press Release –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cloud Peak Energy announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Cloud Peak Energy Logistics (“CPEL”), has entered into a term coal export sales agreement with JERA Trading Pte Ltd. (“JERAT”), which is a trading company based in Singapore (http://jeratrading.com/). Shipments are expected to commence as early as the end of 2019 and continue […]

Secretary Murray Agrees with Trump Decision Dissolving Election Commission

Press Release– Secretary of State Ed Murray applauded President Trump’s Executive Order to dissolve the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. In July 2017, Secretary Murray rejected a request by that Commission for Wyoming voter data containing personal information of Wyoming’s voters. Murray was one of the first Republican Secretaries of State to oppose Trump’s […]

A New Future for Coal

Press Release – Today Ramaco Carbon launched a project website for the world’s first fully integrated carbon resource, research and production facility, illustrating the cutting-edge possibilities for Wyoming and the coal industry.  The site can be found at www.ramacocarbon.com. “This project is about using coal’s carbon molecules to build products, rather than burning it,” said Randall Atkins, […]

Devils Tower Plans Prescribed Fire

Press Release – Devils Tower National Monument will implement a prescribed burn this fall as conditions permit.  Fire management officials from the Northern Great Plains Fire Office and Devils Tower National Monument plan to burn 171 acres in the North Terrace Unit during the next few weeks.  The last time a prescribed burn was completed in […]

WyoLotto transfers $850K to Wyoming communities

Press Release – On Oct. 5, the Wyoming Lottery Corporation transferred $862,263.36 to the Wyoming State Treasurer’s Office as a part of their ongoing effort to support Wyoming communities. WyoLottoTM has prioritized giving back to Wyoming, and these funds are distributed to Wyoming’s 99 cities and towns and 23 counties. This will be WyoLotto’s seventh transfer […]

Bighorn National Forest plans fall prescribed burns

Press Release – Bighorn National Forest acting forest supervisor John Kidd has announced several prescribed burn projects planned for this fall. The projects are designed to reduce hazardous fuels, improve wildlife habitat and range forage, and reduce conifer encroachment. The burns will take place over the next few months and only if favorable weather conditions allow. […]

BLM Wyoming oil and gas lease sale nets more than $38 million

Press Release — In keeping with the administration’s goals of promoting American energy independence, the Bureau of Land Management Wyoming quarterly oil and gas lease sale Thursday resulted in competitive bids for 106,687 acres of the 112,820 acres offered, bringing in $38,736,473 in bonus bids. The bonus bids from the sale will be distributed between the […]

Senate Passes Defense Bill

Press Release –  The Senate passed a defense policy bill Monday that U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said would authorize significant resources for the U.S. military, strengthening the country’s national security. Enzi voted in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018, which determines America’s defense policy and authorizes spending for the […]

Secretary of State Ed Murray to Address WEDA

Press Release – Secretary of State Ed Murray will address the Wyoming Economic Development Association (WEDA) and the Wyoming State Chamber of Commerce at their “Wyoming Working Together Conference” on Friday, September 22nd in Laramie. Secretary Murray will present a new opportunity for Wyoming entrepreneurs and businesses to raise capital financing through Wyoming Invests Now (WIN). […]

Wyoming State Troopers Stayed Busy During Eclipse Event

Press Release – The Wyoming Highway Patrol stayed busy during the recent solar eclipse while observing a surge in traffic during the event. WHP Troopers around the state worked extended shifts to make sure all Wyoming residents and guests stayed safe while keeping traffic moving. From Friday, August 18th to Monday, August 21st WHP Troopers […]