Marion Loomis

Wyoming Nearing Important Mining Milestone
The state of Wyoming will celebrate an important industrial milestone later this month. Data from the Wyoming State Geological Survey indicates that Wyoming will mine its 10 billionth ton of coal during the month of May. Marion Loomis, the executive director of the Wyoming Mining Association, says t…
Coal Industry Official Concerned About Low Prices
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The executive director of the Wyoming Mining Association is concerned about low prices for coal. Marion Loomis says the price of Wyoming coal has dropped from $14 a ton to $6 a ton in the past six months because of low natural gas prices and less demand from power plants.…