Tennessee Valley Authority Local Reaction To Bowie Coal Mine Layoffs By Laura Palmisano • Oct 30, 2014 Laura Palmisano Bowie Resource Partners laid off 150 people at its Bowie #2 mine near Paonia. Listen Listening... / 1:23 Listen to the report. Bowie Coal Mine In Colorado Lays Off 150 Workers By Laura Palmisano • Oct 29, 2014 NPS Bowie Resource Partners says it has eliminated 150 jobs at the Bowie #2 coal mine near Paonia. KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 By Travis Bubenik • Dec 10, 2013 Listen Listening... / 15:36 Headlines CPW Researchers Conducting Backcountry Flyovers Some Miners Near Ouray Helping with Accident Investigation Future of Coal Uncertain as Tennessee Valley Authority Cuts Production Three Colorado Cities Facing Lawsuits Over Fracking Bans Historic Schoolhouse Spurred Modern Women's Club Future of Coal Uncertain as Tennessee Valley Authority Cuts Production By Emily Guerin • Dec 10, 2013 KVNF File Photo It’s been a rough season for the coal mines of the North Fork Valley. Last week, Oxbow’s Elk Creek Mine in Somerset laid off another 115 workers, bringing the total number of jobs cut at that mine this fall to over 250.