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2013-08-26 23:01:26

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students land internships at 165 employers in 34 states, Canada and Germany at an average wage of $17.01, well above the federal minimum of $7.25. Rapid City, SD (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 The start of a new academic year brings summer to a close. Yet, despite dire warnings of bleak job prospects for millennials, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology students reported a healthy rate of summer internships at more than 165 employers in 34...

2011-11-19 08:00:00

A relatively mild November will continue in the East drawing big crowds for the Black Friday bargains, while cool, wet weather will bring misery to shoppers in the West. The weathertrends360 recent forecast prediction is powered by Weather Trends International and is the first step towards planning a successful shopping trip on the big shopping day. Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) November 19, 2011 The season for travel headaches, gorged stomachs, and shopping hysteria is just around the corner. In a...

2011-08-01 15:37:00

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE:BKH) utility subsidiary Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power announced today that it has filed for a certificate of public convenience and necessity with the Wyoming Public Service Commission to construct and operate a new $158 million electric generation facility within the Cheyenne city limits. The facility includes three simple-cycle, natural-gas-fired combustion turbines, each with a gross capacity of 40 megawatts totaling...

2011-04-29 07:33:00

PUEBLO, Colo., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) utility subsidiary Black Hills Energy - Colorado Electric announced today that it has filed an electric rate request with the Colorado Public Utilities Commission to recover capital and operating costs associated with the Pueblo Airport Generation Station facilities, the associated infrastructure and other utility expenses. In its request, Black Hills Energy is seeking a $40.2 million, or an 18.8 percent, increase...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.