Weston County

Weston County, Wyoming

1 W Main St
Newcastle, WY 82701
Phone: (307) 746-4744
Fax: (307) 746-9505

On the northeastern border of WY; organized Mar 12, 1890 from Crook County. Name Origin: For John B. Weston, geologist and surveyor who located large anthracite deposits that eventually brought the railroad to WY

Area (sq mi):: 2400.07 (land 2397.86; water 2.21) Population per square mile: 2.80
Population 2005: 6,671 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 1.90% Population 2000: 6,644 (White 94.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 40.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,366; median household $32,348; Population below poverty level: 9.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,021-$31,370
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Black Hills Power partnered with the Newcastle Ministerial Association, which administers the Black Hills Cares energy assistance fund for all its customers in Weston County.
One school, Runcorn's Weston County Primary received pounds 75,000 but not a single SEN pupil attends, the council report reveals.
Her parents enrolled her in a hunter-safety course before any serious hunting, and she began shooting competitively with the Weston County 4-H club when she was nine.
intends to sell its interest in the LAK Ranch field in Weston County, Wyoming to its partner Derek Oil & Gas Corporation.
Derek Oil & Gas and Ivanhoe Energy have been signed signed agreements for the joint development of the LAK Ranch field, a thermal recovery/horizontal well oil project in Weston County, Wyoming.
Two schools near the plant, Weston Point Primary and Weston County Primary, were instructed to keep pupils indoors.
for the Company's Weston Wind I wind power project, located in Weston County, Wyoming.
After that, he became a county prosecutor for Weston County and also involved in private practices.
Final drill site delineation is also underway on its two projects in Wyoming following the optioning of the 19,290-acre Weston County Project on the east flank of the Powder River Basin and the closing of the option to purchase the 10,678-acre Carter Creek Oil & Gas Project in the southern Powder River Basin.
OTCBB:ROYE) is pleased to announce that the Company now owns 5% overriding royalty interest in Weston County, Wyoming.
The Gordon Creek acquisition will add to the projects already acquired by Fellows, including the 25,000 acre Johns Valley Project, the 10,678 acre Carter Creek Project and the 19,290 acre Weston County Project, which have been the subject of previous press releases.
Thunderbird") and Fellows have agreed for the expenditure of funds by Thunderbird for the drilling and completion of three wells to the Dakota formation on the Weston County project, upon its final acquisition of a 50% interest in that project.