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Commissioners: Estimate of 993.5M barrels of oil in Natrona, Converse Counties exciting, but impact depends on recovery

CASPER, Wyo. — A recently confirmed estimate of more than 993 million barrels of oil under Natrona and Converse Counties is an exciting prospect, but success will depend on how much and how well it can be recovered, Natrona County commissioners said Monday. Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited and its affiliates estimate a total of 993.5 […]

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Petroleum group intervenes in drilling permit challenge on BLM lands

CASPER, Wyo. — Today, the Petroleum Association of Wyoming sought to intervene in a case pending before the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The case, Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians v. United States Department of Interior, et al., concerns drilling on federal lands. Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians, […]

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Wyoming DCI issues warning about CBD Oils

The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation has issued a warning regarding the use of CBD oils. Cannabidiol or “CBD” oil is an alternative treatment for several symptoms, including pain relief, addiction treatment, and as an anti-inflammatory. In a written statement sent to media, DCI says that they have received multiple inquiries regarding the legality of […]