Wyodak coal mine

Black Hills Corp. Lays Off 11 At Wyodak Coal Mine
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Black Hills Corp. has laid off 11 of its workers at the Wyodak coal mine north of Gillette. Black Hills external affairs manager Wes Ashton tells the Associated Press the layoffs are in response to changing market conditions. The layoffs leave the surface coal mine with …
Gillette Coal Mine Lays Off 21 Workers
Twenty-one employees of the Wyodak coal mine near Gillette have been laid off as the mine cuts back on its hours of operation. Additionally, about 13 temporary employees who were working for the mine have been let go in the past month. Officials say the changes result from an expiring contract the m…