Converse County Newswire

Converse County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Converse County, WY.

Results 1 - 20 of 38 in Converse County, WY

  1. Cheyenne man gets Civil War vet headstone for gravesiteRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | The Navajo Times

    ... first hearing of Pratt when his grandmother told him as a 10- or 11-year-old that Buck's Peak, a mountain in Converse County, was named after his distant relative. Using a special 1890 census for Civil War veterans, Park was able to find what unit ...

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  2. Powder River Basin - A Growth Runway For Devon EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Seeking Alpha

    Wells with extended laterals tapping into the Parkman formation had 30-day IP rates that were 150% higher than its previous wells with shorter laterals. Investors should keep a lookout for any updates regarding Devon Energy's Powder River Basin operations as it could possibly be one of its next sources of long-term growth.

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  3. Cheyenne man gets Civil War vet headstone for gravesiteRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Washington Times

    ... first hearing of Pratt when his grandmother told him as a 10- or 11-year-old that Buck's Peak, a mountain in Converse County, was named after his distant relative. Using a special 1890 census for Civil War veterans, Park was able to find what unit ...

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  4. Group: Wind-turbine rules neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    In this April 2013 file photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind-turbine farm in Converse County, Wyoming. An advocacy group said weak federal policies are allowing wind-energy companies to place thousands of turbines in locations that are dangerous to birds.

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  5. Advocacy group: Wind turbine rules needed to protect birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NBC29

    ... FILE - In this April 18, 2013, file photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine wind farm in Converse County Wyo. An advocacy group says weak federal policies are allowing wind energy companies to place tho... PORT AUSTIN, Mich. (AP) - ...

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  6. Group: Wind turbine rules needed to protect birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Hawk Eye

    ... Dina Cappiello/Associated Press A golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine at a wind farm in Converse County, Wyo. An advocacy group said weak federal policies are allowing wind energy companies to place thousands of turbines in locations ...

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  7. Advocacy group: Wind turbine rules needed to protect birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... FILE - In this April 18, 2013, file photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine wind farm in Converse County Wyo. An advocacy group says weak federal policies are allowing wind energy companies to place tho... PORT AUSTIN, Mich. (AP) - ...

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  8. Man missing since 2009 found dead in WyomingRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Ford Explorer south of Wheatland, WY. His vehicle was found abandoned later that day along Interstate 25 in Converse County, WY.

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  9. New Market Research Report: MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) -...Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | PR-inside.com

    ... its subsidiary, Fidelity Exploration & Production Company acquired oil and natural gas production assets in Converse County, the southern Powder River Basin. Full Report Details at - ...

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  10. Converse County Recreation Board Looking to Spend 80 Million on Recreation FacilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | KCWY13

    Converse County residents will have a big vote on their hands May fifth. They'll decide whether to approve a sixth cent tax to spend nearly $80 million for recreation facilities.

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  11. Frances CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Free Press

    Frances Shirley Walton Craig, daughter of Allen and Ruby Walton, passed away April 3, 2015 at 12:40 a.m. at the Memorial Hospital of Converse County. She was surrounded by family and friends and went peacefully.

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  12. Charges Pending in Wyoming's 24th Highway FatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KGWN

    ... ted from the vehicle as she was not wearing her seat belt. Lesa Pratt was transported by ground ambulance to Converse County Memorial Hospital in Douglas where she succumbed to her injuries.

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  13. WHP commercial vehicle inspections successfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | County 10 News

    Last week, Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers set up a mobile education and enforcement commercial vehicle inspection at the intersection of Interstate 25 and US Highway 26 in Platte County. Dwyer Junction was identified by local troopers as a key location for the detail due to the large amount of commercial vehicle traffic into the Guernsey and Fort Laramie areas in Platte County on US 26 and the Interstate 25 traffic headed to the Converse County area.

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  14. Williams, Crestwood Midstream commission Niobrara gas plantRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | World Oil

    Williams Partners and Crestwood Midstream Partners have announced the commissioning of the Bucking Horse gas processing facility located in Converse County, Wyoming, adding 120 MMcfd of processing capacity in the Powder River basin Niobrara shale play. The Bucking Horse plant, along with the Jackalope Gas Gathering System , is owned through a 50/50 joint venture between Williams Partners and Crestwood Midstream Partners.

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  15. Williams Partners, Crestwood Midstream commission Niobrara gas processing plantRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | World Oil

    Williams Partners and Crestwood Midstream Partners have announced the commissioning of the Bucking Horse gas processing facility located in Converse County, Wyoming, adding 120 MMcfd of processing capacity in the Powder River basin Niobrara shale play. The Bucking Horse plant, along with the Jackalope Gas Gathering System , is owned through a 50/50 joint venture between Williams Partners and Crestwood Midstream Partners.

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  16. Williams Partners and Crestwood Midstream Partners Announce...Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... L.P. (NYSE: CMLP) today announced the commissioning of the Bucking Horse gas processing facility located in Converse County, Wyoming, adding 120 million cubic feet per day ("MMcf/d") of processing capacity in the Powder River Basin ("PRB") Niobrara ...

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  17. Oil drilling slows in Wyoming as prices dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... hands over the past two years. Housing vacancies shriveled and rents soared. Trucks jammed the streets. And Converse County tax collections skyrocketed. County sales and use tax receipts rose $9 million in the first six months of the fiscal year, ...

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  18. New Report Available: Interline Resources Corporation - Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company processes and refines crude oil; finds and acquires petroleum oil hydrocarbons; and gathers and processes natural gas. Interline's primary asset is the 28 mile natural gas gathering system located in Converse and Niobrara counties Wyoming.

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  19. Company fined $2.5 million after death of birds at Wyoming facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Denver Post

    In this April 18, 2013, file photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy's top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. An Oregon company with wind projects in two Wyoming counties was fined $2.5 million Tuesday in connection with the deaths of protected birds, including golden eagles.

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  20. We Don't Need No Stinking Giant FansRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Small dead animals

    PacifiCorp Energy, a subsidiary of PacifiCorp, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Wyoming to violating the federal Migratory Bird Treaty Act in connection with the deaths of protected birds, including golden eagles, at two of the company's wind projects in Wyoming. As a result, PacifiCorp will pay $2.5 million in fines and will take measures at the company's Wyoming wind farms to increase eagle populations.

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