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A YEAR ago, it cost the family-owned Kirkwood Oil & Gas LLC a relative pittance to secure drilling rights in the Powder River Basin, the lonely, scrubby corner of north-east Wyoming known mostly as a home to cattle ranches and coal mines. Today, it's a different story.