gas well

Wyoming Man Killed In Colo. Gas Well Rupture
FORT LUPTON, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was killed after a rupture at a natural gas well in northern Colorado was from Wyoming. Weld County coroner’s officials identified the victim Thursday as 60-year-old Brian Wallace, of Evanston, Wyo. They say he died immediately from b…
Regulator: No Fines In Wyo. Gas Well Blowout
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s top oil and gas regulator says the companies involved in a natural gas well blowout in eastern Wyoming last month won’t face any fines. Tom Doll, the state’s oil and gas supervisor, tells the Casper Star-Tribune (http://bit.ly/Jb52hC
Work To Plug Oil Well Near Douglas
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An oil well that’s leaking natural gas in east-central Wyoming could be plugged soon. Chesapeake Energy says the work could begin as early as Thursday morning. A blowout at the well on Tuesday prompted 50 residents outside of Douglas to evacuate their homes amid c…
Gas Well Failure Prompts Evacuation Near Douglas
GLENROCK, Wyo. (AP) — Several dozen residents near Douglas have evacuated because of a problem at a natural gas well. The Associated Press  reported that large amounts of gas were coming out of the ground on Tuesday night but it wasn’t immediately clear what happened. The owner of…