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A slice of life in energy-rich Wyoming

The race for domestic oil and gas is changing the way of life of many towns here.

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Storm clouds roll in over tanks collecting oil, water and gas from natural gas wells in Western Wyoming. High energy prices and better technology are bringing more deposits into play - a trend unfolding in states across the country.
Last updated October 17 2008: 11:39 AM ET
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Drilling: 'I do it for the money'The weather can be harsh, and the work tough, but money and pride keep workers in the field. More
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