Jeffrey City http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Jeffrey City Sheriff Deputy J.D. Darnell looks back on Jeffrey City during the boom and bust http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jeffrey-city-sheriff-deputy-jd-darnell-looks-back-jeffrey-city-during-boom-and-bust <p>J.D. Darnell is a resident of Jeffrey City and has served as Sheriff's Deputy since the 1970s. The town is a lot quieter now than it was during the last uranium boom, which brought miners to the region, and plenty of excitement. That was all over by the mid-80s.Darnell looks back on Jeffrey City then, and now.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 23:31:15 +0000 Irina Zhorov 33502 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jeffrey City Sheriff Deputy J.D. Darnell looks back on Jeffrey City during the boom and bust A poem about Jeffrey City by Lori Howe http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/poem-about-jeffrey-city-lori-howe <p>Jeffrey City might look like a lonely area to some, but it can also be inspirational.&nbsp; Laramie writer and poet Lori Howe shares her thoughts in this piece called Jeffrey City, Wyoming.</p><div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>To listen to the entire November 30, 2012 <strong>Wyoming Open Spaces </strong>program, please click<a href="http://www.wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/november-30th-2012"> here</a>.</p></div></div></div></div><p></p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 23:27:05 +0000 Lori Howe 33501 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Uranium Mining In Jeffrey City: Past, Present and Future http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uranium-mining-jeffrey-city-past-present-and-future <p>HOST: Everyone is predicting a uranium boom internationally and Wyoming has the largest deposits in the U.S. The state has a legacy of uranium mining, as well. Wyoming Public Radio’s Irina Zhorov looks at the boom and its history.</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 23:20:16 +0000 Irina Zhorov 25607 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Uranium Mining In Jeffrey City: Past, Present and Future