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New President And GM At Trapper Mine

A new President and General Manager has been hired at Trapper Mine. Michael Morriss will take over for Jim Mattern as the mine’s president and General Manager today. Mattern’s last day with the company is today. Morris has over 30 years of surface coal mining and electric utility experience at various power plants and coal mines in Texas, most recently working as the Director of the Three Oaks Mine in Elgin, Texas. The Board Continue reading

Craig Council And City Manager Reach Separation Agreement

jfereeA separation agreement between the City of Craig and City Manger Jim Ferree was unanimously approved by the Craig City Council Tuesday night. According to Craig Mayor Ray Beck the agreement includes the severance package that was laid out in Ferree’s contract. The Council also named Bruce Nelson as the interim Continue reading

Long Time Craig City Manager To Exit

jfereeThe Craig City Council and Craig City Manager Jim Ferree have mutually agreed to part ways. The
City announced the decision to Wild West Radio Wednesday.  At the next City Council meeting an interim City Manager will be appointed allowing the city to look for Ferree’s replacement over the next couple of months. According to Mayor Ray Beck, the decision was difficult. In their statement The Council acknowledged Ferree’s contributions to the city over Continue reading