Economic Gateway http://www.precorpbizworks.com Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECORP) News RSS Feed Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:09:04 -0700 en-us Wyoming Opens Trade Office in Taiwan http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19402 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Matt Mead has completed a successful trade mission to Taiwan, where he opened the Wyoming – Asia Pacific Trade Office. The goal is to establish and grow trade bet... Buffalo company profiled in national magazine http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19396 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Inc. Magazine, a national publication for entrepreneurs and small businesses, recently profiled Buffalo-based manufacturer and exporter Mountain Meadow Wool. Founded in 2002, Mountain Meadow Wool p... Powerful Partnerships: BikerBuddy to Benefit from $50K USDA Grant http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19397 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Thanks to a powerful partnership with Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECorp), BikerBuddy Lodging, LLC is utilizing $50,000 of grant assistance to further develop its mobile application and website.... State board approves six community grants http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19380 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved six of the seven Business Ready Community (BRC) grant requests presented Thursday during its quarterly meeting in Cheyenne. Click here for the co... Business Council accepting startup grant applications http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19312 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council launched applications today for two new grant programs aimed at helping startups in Wyoming thrive. The programs are an outcome of economic diversification legislation ... Veteran employment: Disconnect between active duty, civilian life http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18940 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Sun, 30 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Veterans Affairs Health Care System recognizes the need to connect veterans with employers in the community. The Sheridan VA staff also understand the need hasn... Lodging tax distributions go toward economic development http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18939 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — Voters will see a countywide 4 percent lodging tax on the primary election ballot. The three outlying municipalities in Sheridan County, along with the city of Sheridan and Sheridan C... Bookstores offer various options http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18938 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — In high school, Vi Channel dreamed of opening a used bookstore. Channel held onto that dream for 40 years. She raised four kids with her husband and worked several other jobs. Even... WTBC Sheridan Sponsors Second Annual Start-Up Challenge http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18937 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Technology Business Center (WTBC), a business development program of the University of Wyoming, kicked off its second annual Sheridan Area incubator Start-Up Challenge competition at its e... Rural America Faces A Crisis In 'Adequate Housing' http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18936 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Along the country roads that fan out from Ogallala, Neb., there are abandoned, weathered old farmhouses and collapsed barns, remnants of the hardscrabble settlers who first tapped the Ogallala aquifer... UW-backed study suggests measures to increase state’s market share http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18935 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If state government and private industry invested fully in carbon technology, Wyoming could use coal to support an average of 2,600 jobs over the next 17 years, according to a report from the American... Firms thrive on crowdfunding http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18934 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Freedom from old-style loans, link to buyers, offer advantages to small businesses. Crowdfunding — seeking money from many people before a product goes to market — began as an upstart w... Will Rare Grains Prove Profitable For Wyoming? http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18933 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The University of Wyoming (UW) is embarking on a new age by increasing its focus on economic development and entrepreneurship. One new project is taking this vision even further by trying to develop a... Seven UW Research Projects Garner Use of Cheyenne Supercomputer http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18932 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Seven University of Wyoming research projects, many of which will directly impact Wyoming and the nation, have been chosen to receive computational time and storage space at the supercomputer in Cheye... Blockchain Technology Could Make Wyoming Beef A Premium Product http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18931 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Wyoming’s agriculture industry is trying its hand at blockchain technology. Beefchain.io, a private company, is one of those businesses that started after Wyoming passed a number of pro-blockcha... Californian Coinbase is Back in Wyoming! http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18929 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The famous San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase returned to the US state of Wyoming. The announcement was made on July 4 via a blog post. According to it, the Californian compa... Wyoming beekeepers innovating to face challenges http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18928 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If the only honey you’ve ever spread on your toast or squeezed into your tea has come from a big-box store, you are in for a real treat once you try honey produced by honeybees and gathered... Mountain Meadow Wool showcases at White House http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18927 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 03 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Mountain Meadow Wool joined President Donald J. Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, members of the administration and White House staff for a Made in America Product Showcase Monday. Pres... Broadband Council seeks comment on draft plan by Aug. 20 http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18926 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Broadband Advisory Council is seeking public comment on a draft plan for making Wyoming a leader in the digital world by ensuring every citizen and business has access to affordable, reliable, red... Report: Wyoming could support 2,600 carbon tech jobs http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18695 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If state government and private industry invested fully in carbon technology, Wyoming could use coal to support an average of 2,600 jobs over the next 17 years, according to a report from the American... Powerful Partnerships: Supporting the Revival of Old Stoney http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18691 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 There’s incredible value in preserving historic buildings. Along with the architecture of another era, these structures are physical reminders of the unique natural history of a place. ... Coinbase back in Wyo after renewing money transfer license http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18569 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Coinbase is back in Wyoming after a four-year absence. The California-based  crypto exchange and wallet provider left the state in mid-2014 because of stipulations in state law the required all e... Taking Stock http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17863 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Sundance Downtown Main Street Organization hosted a visit from Matt Wagner, Vice President of Revitalization Programs for the National Main Street program, as well as representatives from Wyo... Singing The Town’s Praises http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17862 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 As popularity of downtowns grow, Sundance begins economic development strategy study Downtown areas are experiencing a surge in popularity, according to Matt Wagner of the National Main Street prog... NEW PHARMACY OPENS IN MOORCROFT CLINIC http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17860 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The opening of a new pharmacy in the Moorcroft Clinic means that residents of Moorcroft and the surrounding area will no longer need to drive 30 miles to get their prescriptions filled. The pharmacy o...