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Business Council's proudest moments of 2018 « Back to Search Results

It has been a busy and productive year at the Wyoming Business Council. From Weatherby's big announcement to opening a trade office in Taiwan and dozens of quality-of-life projects across the state, our staff reflects on some of our proudest moments from 2018 -- the moments we know are making a real difference for the future of Wyoming.

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Upton is located 70 miles east of thirteen open pit coal mines, including the Thunder Basin Coal Mine, the nation's largest. You can arrange to have guided tours to learn more about this critical industry in northeast Wyoming. Upton and Newcastle are on the railroad right-of-way that ships most of the coal to midwestern and eastern markets. There is an average of 75 Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad trains that pass through Weston County daily. This is a train watchers heaven!