Facebook fail: Multiple sources report social media outages Wednesday
The social networks began having issues about 10 a.m. MDT, according to tracking site Down Detecter.
Some users posted on Twitter that they were seeing a message saying Facebook was “down for maintenance.”
As a result of the outage, Craig Press was unable to share stories via Facebook on Wednesday.
“We’re aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps,” a Facebook spokesperson said in an email. “We’re working to resolve the issue as soon as possible.”
Facebook and Instagram had been restored as of Thursday morning.
In an effort to make coal more competitive against natural gas and renewable energy sources, two of the nation’s largest coal companies, Peabody Energy and Arch Coal, have announced that they plan to combine assets in Colorado and Wyoming. Routt County’s Twentymile Mine would be managed under the new joint venture.