The blitz of hourly news developments associated with COVID-19 makes it difficult to track where we’ve been and what’s changed. WyoFile’s weekly review connects the throughlines.
Hourly wage-earners, independent contractors, immigrants and minorities find some relief in community support.
With all eyes on coal’s much discussed decline, another staple of the state’s energy economy has tumbled dramatically.
Elected officials serving in Cheyenne and D.C. react to the sudden closure of two Powder River Basin mines.
More than 100 miners visited the local Workforce Services office after Blackjewel LLC shuttered two coal mines. DEQ rushed to check empty mines for hazards.