Major work planned on Wyoming gas pipeline.

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A pipeline company plans to replace portions of a northeast Wyoming natural gas pipeline that has had two recent leaks, including one that shut down a highway for over two hours, though what caused the problems might not become publicly known.

None of the government agencies that oversee oil and gas pipelines--PHMSA, the Wyoming Public Service Commission or Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission--have jurisdiction over the 60-mile stretch where the leaks occurred.

The 16-inch pipeline is too far removed from where the natural gas came out of the...

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