LARAMIE, wyo – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a license for an in situ recovery facility in northeast Wyoming. It's the first license to be issued for a uranium recovery facility since 1998.
The license was issued to Uranium One for its Moore Ranch facility, in Campbell County. When it was filed, the application was the first the NRC had received in 20 years.
Laramie, Wy – A 9 year old Laramie boy who was struck by a 900 pound hay bale has died. Rowdy Smallwood suffered a serious brain injury from the incident. He also suffered several other serious injuries from the incident that occurred in early September. He died over the weekend in Children's hospital in Colorado. Rowdy was the focus of several benefits and fundraisers in recent weeks. He was an aspiring Cowboy who competed in several youth rodeo events. Funeral arrangements are pending