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The Charleston State Journal
WVSU awarded federal funds to research biological removal technology for coal power plant wastewater treatmentinvestments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the c
WVSU awarded federal funds to research biological removal technology for coal power plant wastewater treatment
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
investments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the coal industry. DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestDEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 22 hours ago
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Trans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
in Williamson: $1.6 million to extend water lines to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park on top of a reclaimed surface mine. Natural Capital Investment Fund Inc. in Shepherdstown: $1.3 million for a project to expand an... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Millions coming to boost economyImprovements project. The project will provide potable water to the Mingo Count
Millions coming to boost economy
Williamson Daily News / Posted yesterday
Improvements project. The project will provide potable water to the Mingo County Air Transportation Park atop a reclaimed surface mine in the center of the county, which MCRA is positioning as an industrial site for light and advanced... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Appalachian Power donates more than $100,000 to flood relief efforts in WVinvestments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the c
Appalachian Power donates more than $100,000 to flood relief efforts in WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
investments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the coal industry. DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestDEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Court official in Ohio summit to combine anti-drug forcesmarvel, including the nation's first closed-circuit television monitors for sur
Court official in Ohio summit to combine anti-drug forces
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
marvel, including the nation's first closed-circuit television monitors for surveillance in a tunnel. DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestDEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growthinvestments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the c
Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
investments in projects in Appalachian communities hit hard by layoffs in the coal industry. DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestDEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestCoalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed
DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State Forest
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that sits within less than 600 feet of the Kanawha State Forest. The DEP first issued the mine permit to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
State of emergency extended in 8 WV countiesHobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray To
State of emergency extended in 8 WV counties
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced plans to redevelop the Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties during the 2016 State of the State Address. Much of southern West Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Fairmont, WV, man sentenced for heroin traffickingHobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray To
Fairmont, WV, man sentenced for heroin trafficking
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced plans to redevelop the Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties during the 2016 State of the State Address. Much of southern West Virginia... Read more
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PR.com
Strip Mine Next to State Forest Permanently Stoppedboundary, nor can it contaminate the water leaving the permit in violation of w
Strip Mine Next to State Forest Permanently Stopped
PR.com / Posted 3 days ago
boundary, nor can it contaminate the water leaving the permit in violation of water quality standards. Applications for surface mines must include information about how the operator will prevent toxic mine discharge. The KD#2 permit application... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia Departments of Education, Tourism, developing list of possible Mountain State field trip destinationsHobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray To
West Virginia Departments of Education, Tourism, developing list of possible Mountain State field trip destinations
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced plans to redevelop the Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties during the 2016 State of the State Address. Much of southern West Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Dominion launches campaign to provide shoes to WV students affected by floodingHobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray To
Dominion launches campaign to provide shoes to WV students affected by flooding
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hobet Photo courtesy of the Office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced plans to redevelop the Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties during the 2016 State of the State Address. Much of southern West Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Southern WV holds on to hope for Hobetand developers have been working feverishly to make progress on Gov. Earl Ray T
Southern WV holds on to hope for Hobet
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and developers have been working feverishly to make progress on Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s plan to turn the 12,000-acre Hobet surface mine property in Boone and Lincoln counties into a “world-class” commercial and industrial development site. There... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
‘Try This’ awards WV project grantsmarijuana laws and decrease West Virginia's jail population, the report says.
‘Try This’ awards WV project grants
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
marijuana laws and decrease West Virginia's jail population, the report says. Virginia conservation group signs $6M surface mine reclamation agreementVirginia conservation group signs $6M surface mine reclamation agreement The Virginia... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Shale gas drives global natural gas growthincrease from 342 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2015 to 554 Bcf/d by 20
Shale gas drives global natural gas growth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
increase from 342 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2015 to 554 Bcf/d by 2040. Virginia conservation group signs $6M surface mine reclamation agreementVirginia conservation group signs $6M surface mine reclamation agreement The Virginia... Read more
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Boston Globe
Beyond coal: Imagining Appalachia’s futurethe clothing manufacturer, he and Howard are growing hemp on six sites in four
Beyond coal: Imagining Appalachia’s future
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
the clothing manufacturer, he and Howard are growing hemp on six sites in four counties — including 5 acres of reclaimed surface mine — and have big dreams to scale up. Reimagining central Appalachia will also require giving young people a... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tomblin program on shaky groundearlier this year when Tomblin's plea for help with his project was rejected.
Tomblin program on shaky ground
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 12 days ago
earlier this year when Tomblin's plea for help with his project was rejected. Tomblin has suggested redeveloping the Hobet surface mine in Boone County for use as a business development park. A key to it will be construction of a 2.6-mile access... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Kemper overrun reaches $81 million for second quarterPower touted the first production of what it calls “syngas” on July 14. With w
Kemper overrun reaches $81 million for second quarter
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Power touted the first production of what it calls “syngas” on July 14. With what it calls a 40-year supply of lignite at hand in a surface mine, the company maintains that it will protect its ratepayers from the volatility of the natural gas mark... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Arguments set for October in ex-Massey CEO Don Blankenship's appealThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
Arguments set for October in ex-Massey CEO Don Blankenship's appeal
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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New Kerala
Several projects under CPEC delayed, on verge on being axed - newkerala.com #103059to fall around USD 7 billion. The projects reportedly facing the axe are four
Several projects under CPEC delayed, on verge on being axed - newkerala.com #103059
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
to fall around USD 7 billion. The projects reportedly facing the axe are four Sindh-based schemes, including the Engro surface mine in Block-II of Thar Coal with a capacity of 3.8 million metric tonnes per annum, the 1,320MW Engro Thar... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Kemper overrun reaches $81 million for second quarterPower touted the first production of what it calls “syngas” on July 14. With w
Kemper overrun reaches $81 million for second quarter
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Power touted the first production of what it calls “syngas” on July 14. With what it calls a 40-year supply of lignite at hand in a surface mine, the company maintains that it will protect its ratepayers from the volatility of the natural gas mark... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Many WV residents could see lower gas bills this winterThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
Many WV residents could see lower gas bills this winter
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Coal miner's union to hold meetings this week on contractThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
Coal miner's union to hold meetings this week on contract
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Many WV coal counties losing revenuethis reason, Mitchell said, the county is holding onto hope that Gov. Earl Ray
Many WV coal counties losing revenue
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
this reason, Mitchell said, the county is holding onto hope that Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s plan to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties will succeed. The site, which is currently still in a reclamation phase, is... Read more
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chroniclelive
Fears over plans for surface coal mine near Newcastlecontent with attempts to destroy Druridge Bay, Banks Mining Group now wants to
Fears over plans for surface coal mine near Newcastle
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
content with attempts to destroy Druridge Bay, Banks Mining Group now wants to desecrate Newcastle’s green belt for a huge surface mine. The proposed Dewley Hill Site, which Banks Group want to turn into a surface mine “Banks want to mine 800,000... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Agriculture brings new life to depressed WV coalfieldsThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
Agriculture brings new life to depressed WV coalfields
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 19 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Worker dies following coal mining incident in Wyoming County, WVThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
Worker dies following coal mining incident in Wyoming County, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 20 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVONGA hires Stephen Perdue as interim directorThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
WVONGA hires Stephen Perdue as interim director
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 20 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea's naval chief meets U.S. officials over partnershipcommander of Naval Surface Forces of the U.S. Pacific Fleet (CNSP) and Rear Adm
S. Korea's naval chief meets U.S. officials over partnership
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 21 days ago
commander of Naval Surface Forces of the U.S. Pacific Fleet (CNSP) and Rear Adm. Jim Kilby, commander of San Diego's Naval Surface Mine Warfighting Development Center (SMWDC), according to a statement available on the official U.S. Navy... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV DOH taking comments on Hobet access roadThe State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the year
WV DOH taking comments on Hobet access road
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 21 days ago
The State Journal West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process to redevelop the former Hobet surface mine site in Boone and Lincoln counties. West Virginia officials are taking steps forward in the years-long process... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Officials discuss Twin Branch drag stripat a meeting last Thursday to finalize the details of the Twin Branch Drag Stri
Officials discuss Twin Branch drag strip
Williamson Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
at a meeting last Thursday to finalize the details of the Twin Branch Drag Strip that is located at the Twin Branch surface mine in Mingo County, just off U.S. 119 between Williamson and Logan. Those in attendance in addition to Ms. Johnson... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Judge allows Peabody Energy to pay property taxesContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Judge allows Peabody Energy to pay property taxes
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Court upholds veto of mountaintop mining permit againContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Court upholds veto of mountaintop mining permit again
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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