Obituary: John James Kitchen
March 23, 1956- May 16, 2019
USMC Retired after 22 years of service. Survived by wife Dina, daughter Kaylene Kendall, sons Daniel Kitchen and David Edney, stepson Brandon Bevelacqoa, and eight grandchildren.
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.