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Jackson Resort Raises Ski Pass Prices
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is increasing the cost of certain ski passes 3.7 percent next winter. Resort officials announced Wednesday that the Grand Pass will cost $1,240 if purchased during the month of August. The Grand Pass allows unlimited access for 135 days of ski…
Oil Falls On Lingering Concerns About Europe
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil is falling as Spain’s banking crisis adds to concerns about the weak European economy. Benchmark U.S. crude on Monday fell by $1.26 to $78.50 per barrel in New York. Brent crude lost 56 cents to $90.42 per barrel in London. Prices fell after Spain asked…
Oil Searches For Direction As OPEC Meets
The price of oil is struggling for direction as OPEC ministers debate how much oil to produce while global economic growth is slowing. Benchmark crude rose 10 cents to $82.72 per barrel Thursday in New York. Brent crude fell 24 cents to $96.48 per barrel in London. Members of the Organization of the…
Natural Gas Prices Rise, Oil Steady at $104
NEW YORK (AP) — Natural gas futures are rising off 10-year lows Thursday as drillers cut production in response to lower prices and utilities use more of the cheap fuel to generate electricity. The U.S, government also reported Thursday that natural gas in storage rose by 47 billion cubic fee…
Oil Prices Mixed; Gasoline Lower Than A Year Ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices are mixed as investors weigh strong U.S. corporate earnings with ongoing concern about European debt. Benchmark U.S. crude rose Tuesday by 56 cents to $103.67 per barrel in New York. Brent crude, which is used to price international crudes, fell by 42 cents to $118.…
Natural Gas Prices Hits Another 10-Year Low
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of natural gas has dropped to the lowest level in a decade as U.S. supplies continue to grow. Natural gas futures fell 3 cents to $1.919 per 1,000 cubic feet in New York. The price was at $1.915 earlier, the lowest since Jan. 28, 2002. Prices declined after the […
Oil Rises On Strong Economic Reports In US, Europe
NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices are rising on strong U.S. corporate earnings and promising economic signs in Europe. Benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude added $1.59 to $104.52 per barrel in New York. Prices rose after a closely watched survey in Germany showed that investor sentiment unexpecte…
Oil Prices Fall On Easing Tensions Over Iran
NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices are falling as tensions eased over Iran’s nuclear program. Benchmark U.S. crude lost 60 cents to $102.23 per barrel in New York while Brent crude lost $2.01 to $119.22 per barrel in London. Iran, the world’s third-largest oil exporter, has been accused…
Natural Gas Falls Below $2
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of natural gas has fallen below $2 per 1,000 cubic feet for the first time in more than a decade. The U.S. supply of natural gas is growing so fast that analysts worry the country’s underground storage facilities could be full by fall and lead to further price…
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.…