wyoming Wyoming Considering Nuclear Waste Storage, While Yucca Mountain Sits Dormant By Noah Glick • Sep 4, 2019 Dan Meyers / Unsplash Lawmakers in our region are meeting Thursday to discuss the potential economic windfalls from nuclear waste storage. It's the first meeting of Wyoming's Spent Fuel Rods Subcommittee, which was created earlier this year. Mountain West Among Areas Most Vulnerable to Automation By Noah Glick • Jun 17, 2019 World Economic Forum Robots and other automated machines will work more hours than humans by 2025. That's according to the World Economic Forum. And the Mountain West is particularly vulnerable.