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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Alpha issues more WARN noticesAnother round of potential layoffs is coming for workers at Alpha Natural Resou
Alpha issues more WARN notices
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 5 days ago
Another round of potential layoffs is coming for workers at Alpha Natural Resources mines. On Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 WARN notices were issued to employees at four mines and one processing plant run by Brooks Run mining. There are also several employees... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Walter Energy agrees to sell WV coal mines to land conservation groupWalter Energy is planning sell its remaining U.S. assets, including two West Vi
Walter Energy agrees to sell WV coal mines to land conservation group
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Walter Energy is planning sell its remaining U.S. assets, including two West Virginia mining complexes, to companies affiliated with the nonprofit land conservation organization Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund (VCLF) as part of its restructuring... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tomson, Jennings running for District 53 seatRetired Col. Al Tomson, of Davis, and D.R. Buck Jennings of Fellowsville, both
Tomson, Jennings running for District 53 seat
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
Retired Col. Al Tomson, of Davis, and D.R. Buck Jennings of Fellowsville, both announced their candidacy for the seat, which represents part of Tucker and Preston counties. It is currently filled by Randy E. Smith, R-Preston, who has announced he is... Read more
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chroniclelive
Second phase of Pegswood Country Park is opened as restoration continuesThe second phase of a country park in South East Northumberland has been opened
Second phase of Pegswood Country Park is opened as restoration continues
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
The second phase of a country park in South East Northumberland has been opened by MP Ian Lavery. Wansbeck MP Mr Lavery planted a commemorative tree at Pegswood Country Park to mark the official completion of restoration and landscaping work at the... Read more
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walesonline
Final chance to object to fencing plans around proposed opencast mineIt means the Welsh Government’s planning inspectorate will consider whether to
Final chance to object to fencing plans around proposed opencast mine
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
It means the Welsh Government’s planning inspectorate will consider whether to overturn Caerphilly council’s decision. As part of the appeal process, Miller Argent has also submitted plans which would see miles of fencing erected around the site and... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
No HelpDuring his State of the State speech less than two weeks ago, Gov. Earl Ray Tom
No Help
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
During his State of the State speech less than two weeks ago, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin outlined an initiative to help several southern counties devastated by the White House's war on coal and affordable electricity. Tomblin said the plan would use $140... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Helping W.Va. Not Part of PlanDuring his State of the State speech less than two weeks ago, Gov. Earl Ray Tom
Helping W.Va. Not Part of Plan
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 16 days ago
During his State of the State speech less than two weeks ago, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin outlined an initiative to help several southern counties devastated by the White House's war on coal and affordable electricity. Tomblin said the plan would use $140... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Hobet site proposal offers hope to WV coalfieldsStories of failing economies and shrinking communities have plagued West Virgin
Hobet site proposal offers hope to WV coalfields
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Stories of failing economies and shrinking communities have plagued West Virginia’s coalfields in recent years, but the state’s recently-announced plan to redevelop its southern region has the potential to revive these fading towns. During his State... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfieldsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfields
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal money to help the struggling southern coalfields. In a news release Thursday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said he was disappointed in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfieldsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfields
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal money to help the struggling southern coalfields. In a news release Thursday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said he was disappointed in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfieldsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfields
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal money to help the struggling southern coalfields. In a news release Thursday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said he was disappointed in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfieldsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal
West Virginia denied $140m from feds to help coalfields
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 19 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia has been denied $140 million in federal money to help the struggling southern coalfields. In a news release Thursday, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin said he was disappointed in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
HUD denies WV's request for funding to revitalize southern communitiesThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has denied West Virginia’s
HUD denies WV's request for funding to revitalize southern communities
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 20 days ago
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has denied West Virginia’s application for millions of dollars of relief funds, placing a major facet of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s plan to overhaul the southern coal communities just out of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Mine to donate 4,500 acres for grouse The owners of the Colowyo Mine between Meeker and Craig have committed to don
Mine to donate 4,500 acres for grouse
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
The owners of the Colowyo Mine between Meeker and Craig have committed to donate more than 4,500 acres of land to the state for habitat for greater sage-grouse and other wildlife as part of a proposed... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
State of the State address proposes bailout for West Virginia’s ailing budgetWV Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin proposed a series of budget reforms in his annual Stat
State of the State address proposes bailout for West Virginia’s ailing budget
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 27 days ago
WV Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin proposed a series of budget reforms in his annual State of the State address that administration officials believe can dig the state out of a deficit of more than $350 million and set the state up to return to a budget... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tomblin addresses coal towns, budgetIn Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic amo
Tomblin addresses coal towns, budget
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 27 days ago
In Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic among us realize it is unlikely coal will ever reach production levels of the past." He said the state wants to develop the largest industrial site in West Virginia history... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
W.Va. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State BudgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last Stat
W.Va. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State Budget
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 27 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address Wednesday to call for reinvestment in ravaged coal communities and beckon Republican lawmakers to consider election-year tax increases amid dire... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
W.Va. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State BudgetIn Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic amo
W.Va. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State Budget
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 27 days ago
In Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic among us realize it is unlikely coal will ever reach production levels of the past." He said the state wants to develop the largest industrial site in West Virginia history... Read more
23 related stories
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
West Virginia Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State BudgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last Stat
West Virginia Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State Budget
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 27 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address Wednesday to call for reinvestment in ravaged coal communities and beckon Republican lawmakers to consider election-year tax increases amid dire... Read more
23 related stories
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The Inter-Mountain
Tomblin: We need to reinvestIn Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic amo
Tomblin: We need to reinvest
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 27 days ago
In Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic among us realize it is unlikely coal will ever reach production levels of the past." He said the state wants to develop the largest industrial site in West Virginia history... Read more
23 related stories
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The Marietta Times
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
The Marietta Times / Posted 27 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address to call for reinvestment in West Virginia's ravaged coal communities. The Democrat's speech Wednesday beckoned the Republican-led Legislature to consider... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 27 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address to call for reinvestment in West Virginia's ravaged coal communities. The Democrat's speech Wednesday beckoned the Republican-led Legislature to consider... Read more
23 related stories
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The Martinsburg Journal
State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetIn Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic amo
State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 27 days ago
In Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic among us realize it is unlikely coal will ever reach production levels of the past." He said the state wants to develop the largest industrial site in West Virginia history... Read more
23 related stories
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
West Virginia Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State BudgetIn Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic amo
West Virginia Earl Ray Tomblin Taking Aim at State Budget
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 27 days ago
In Wednesday's speech, the Democrat admitted that "even the most optimistic among us realize it is unlikely coal will ever reach production levels of the past." He said the state wants to develop the largest industrial site in West Virginia history... Read more
23 related stories
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WVVA Bluefield
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 28 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address to call for reinvestment in West Virginia's ravaged coal communities. The Democrat's speech Wednesday beckoned the Republican-led Legislature to consider... Read more
23 related stories
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 28 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address to call for reinvestment in West Virginia's ravaged coal communities. The Democrat's speech Wednesday beckoned the Republican-led Legislature to consider... Read more
23 related stories
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WTRF Wheeling
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budgetCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State
W.Va. State of the State addresses coal communities, budget
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 28 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin used his last State of the State address to call for reinvestment in West Virginia's ravaged coal communities. The Democrat's speech Wednesday beckoned the Republican-led Legislature to consider... Read more
23 related stories
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The Charleston State Journal
State of the State address proposes bailout for West Virginia’s ailing budgetWV Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin proposed a series of budget reforms in his annual Stat
State of the State address proposes bailout for West Virginia’s ailing budget
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
WV Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin proposed a series of budget reforms in his annual State of the State address that administration officials believe can dig the state out of a deficit of more than $350 million and set the state up to return to a budget... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
CEPC would bring socio-economic development in Balochistan and KP: Nawaz SharifISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said China-Pakistan Economic C
CEPC would bring socio-economic development in Balochistan and KP: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said China-Pakistan Economic Corridor was a window of opportunity that would bring socio-economic development in the country, particularly in two least developed provinces of Balochistan and Khyber... Read more
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walesonline
Appeal launched over decision to reject 478 hectare opencast mineA company whose proposal for a 478 hectare opencast mine in South Wales was rej
Appeal launched over decision to reject 478 hectare opencast mine
walesonline / Posted a month ago
A company whose proposal for a 478 hectare opencast mine in South Wales was rejected last year is set to appeal the decision. Miller Argent had submitted a proposal for a mine in Nant Llesg, located north of Fochriw and west of Rhymney in the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
BURNING OUT: Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fadeSuperintendent Jackie Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, holds coal running thr
BURNING OUT: Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fade
The Middletown Press / Posted 1 months ago
Superintendent Jackie Ratliff, a coal miner of 25 years, holds coal running through a processing plant in Welch, W.Va. David Goldman — The Associated Press WELCH, W.Va. >> The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury’s mines in McDowell County are so... Read more

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