Economic Gateway http://www.precorpbizworks.com Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECORP) News RSS Feed Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:02:17 -0700 en-us Wyoming awarded grant, technical assistance to build data-driven approach to connect workforce with growing industries http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=21101 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0700 CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The state of Wyoming will receive grant funding and technical assistance to align postsecondary and workforce priorities for adult learners. The National Governors Associatio... Creative Collaboration Supports Quality Area Healthcare http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=21072 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0700 As rural communities across the country struggle to maintain access to quality healthcare, the power of partnerships has become clear. One such collaboration helped reduce costs for the Crook County M... Sundance to develop a central park http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=21035 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The City of Sundance received a $484,000 grant to develop a central park on the former Crook County School District Administration building site located adjacent to the Old Stoney building in Su... Business Council board moves forward with three projects http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=21036 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended Thursday that the State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approve a loan to renovate Campbell County's CAM-PLEX events center and another... University of Wyoming announces collaboration in effort to strengthen state's coal industry http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20959 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The University of Wyoming will partner with a national clean coal company on a testing facility in an effort to “assure the future of the state’s cornerstone coal industry,” the scho... NRECA Joins the National Carbon Capture Center (NCCC) http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20954 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 NRECA has recently joined in partnership with the NCCC, allowing NRECA a front-seat view of their research, information and insights into the testing of upcoming CO2 capture technologies, and direct c... Cooperative Utilities: A Benefit to Business and Community http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20979 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 04 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0700 When choosing a location for a business, access to reliable, low cost energy is a primary consideration. Affordable power reduces operating expenses from the start. That’s one reason Wyoming is ... Co-ops Help Spark New Course on Cooperative Business Model at University of Wyoming http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20916 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Next fall, students at the University of Wyoming will be able to register for a new course on the cooperative business model developed with support from the Wyoming Rural Electric Association.  ... Stephanie Salazar Joins the Upton Economic Development Board as Its Executive Director http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20853 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 02 May 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Stephanie Salazar is the new executive director for the Upton Economic Development Board. With over 15 years in economic development, she brings extensive experience and a proven track record of succe... Governor Gordon applauds President Trump’s executive order http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20797 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Governor Mark Gordon applauded President Donald J. Trump for signing the executive order Promoting Energy Infrastructure and Economic Growth. “I am delighted President Trump ... Great Ideas: Sheridan company delivers GIS data to ag industry http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20783 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 In the 90s, Alan Telck remembers asking a group of farmers if they had heard of this new thing called the internet. “Only a handful knew what I was talking about,” he recalled with a ch... Interest in hemp grows in Wyoming http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20784 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 State lawmakers voted earlier this year to legalize industrial hemp in Wyoming. But many details must be sorted out before hemp becomes the newest cash crop in the state’s $2 billion agricu... CEOs Weigh In on Their Co-ops’ Biggest Challenges (Part 1) http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20678 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 NRECA reached out to a group of electric cooperative CEOs from across the country ahead of the recent annual meeting and TechAdvantage Expo to ask them what they see as the biggest challenge facing th... Area 59 Makerspace Sparking Creativity in Gillette http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20587 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Economic diversification is critical to the future of rural America. Many communities around the nation have learned hard lessons about being dependent on one or two major industries. Such reliance le... Commissioners hope to turn Gillette into 'Carbon Valley' http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20445 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 05 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Study to focus on how Campbell County can become the go-to spot for carbon research By JONATHAN GALLARDO Campbell County commissioners want northeast Wyoming to become the hub for advanced carbo... Gordon outlines vision for Wyoming in first State of the State address http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20287 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Roughly 48 hours after giving his first speech as Wyoming’s chief executive, Gov. Mark Gordon visited the Legislature to lay out a more detailed vision for the state, pledging new efforts to div...