Economic Gateway http://www.precorpbizworks.com Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECORP) News RSS Feed Thu, 16 Aug 2018 03:03:08 -0700 en-us 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... 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... Ice cream sales heating up http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17858 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — With the winter doldrums nearing an end, more people will enjoy the climbing temperatures and extended sunlight by spending time outdoors. With those climate changes often comes the d... A business sprouts in Sheridan http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17857 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — In the early 2000s, Bobby Longhurst suffered from a variety of maladies, including anemia, a sinus infection and Epstein-Barr virus. As a result, she received two weeks of care in San... Rural bar owners adapt old establishments to modern era http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17856 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — Parkman Bar & Grill owner Dennis Davis’ tenure had an inauspicious beginning. His first day as owner came on a hot, dry July day in the late 1980s. Davis was burning ga... Gillette business owner wins Small Business Person of the Year Award http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17855 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 WASHINGTON (Gray DC) -- Gillette entrepreneur Tyler Reed Miller proudly holds his shiny new award. He’s 2018’s Small Business Person of the Year from Wyoming. “I was flatter... What Employers Need to Know About the New Tax Law http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17854 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 04 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Since the new tax bill became law, not much has been said about employee withholdings. We'll walk you through the new changes, using the IRS Tax Withholding Calculator, and what you should tell yo... Why Wyoming wants in on the airline business http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17853 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The next time you try to book a plane ticket to Sheridan, Wyo. — the gateway to Bighorn National Forest — you might be booking your flight with an airline that works for the state of Wyomi... Wyoming economy expanding despite losses, experts say http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17847 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Wyoming energy continues to drive improvements for an economy that was greatly weakened by the two-year downturn in the coal, oil and gas industries, according to a monthly economic snapshot. A num... UW to Host Symposium on Drone Technologies in May http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17846 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 LARAMIE — Experts in the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), or drones, will discuss recent developments in the industry, along with the future of drone technology, during a symposium at the ... Public Discusses Expanding Agriculture In Wyoming's Economy http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17845 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 About 15 people circled a giant notepad at Casper College. They had already filled several pages and stuck them to the wall, and they were still brainstorming. “So, d... Can blockchain save Wyoming? Why the Cowboy State is banking big on the technology http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17844 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The buzzwords at Wyoming’s Legislature rarely change. For decades, lawmakers have talked about whether spending delivers enough “bang for the buck” or whether a bill is “ready ... A Wyoming town looks beyond coal ... to new uses for coal http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=18017 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Coal has driven Wyoming’s economy for decades — the state sits on a rich abundance of coal reserves. But the world is slowly moving away from coal as other forms of energy have become... Diversifying Wyoming's Economy Through Aerospace http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17843 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Two economic development groups announce a collaboration hoping to diversify Wyoming's economy through aerospace. The president and CEO for the Casper Area Economic Development Alliance (CAEDA)... Business Council offers energy efficiency grants http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17842 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council’s State Energy Office has $325,000 in competitive federal grants available for Wyoming local governments and small businesses seeking to cut their electric bills. ... Governors Announce New Group to Promote Carbon Capture http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17901 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Sat, 23 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Governors Partnership on Carbon Capture Is Modeled After Similar Groups Promoting Other Energy and Environment Issues Jackson Hole, WY – A bipartisan group of Governors today announced the fo... Business Council launches wind service company directory http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17841 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council has officially launched the Wyoming Wind Energy Service Company Directory, a website designed to help Wyoming service companies connect with wind devel... Business Council accepting applicants for Broadband Advisory Council http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17840 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council accepted applications for people interested in serving on a newly-formed Broadband Advisory Council. The Wyoming Legislature created the Broadband A... Business Council requests proposals for Taiwan trade representative http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17839 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Business Council is requesting proposals for a one-year renewable contract to represent the international trade interests of Wyoming businesses in Taiwan. Hiring an international trade ... Diversity in Industry http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17150 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Northeast Wyoming industry is about much more than the energy resource sector. The area is particularly well-positioned to take advantage of the unique attributes of our region, including strategic tr... Site Found for Wyoming Clean Coal Test Plant http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=17365 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A company working on a process intended to produce cleaner-burning coal has found a location for its new test plant in northeast Wyoming. The former Fort Union mine in Campbell County will be the s...