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The Marietta Times
Officials say no lasting threat from chlorine gas leak near Monroe County8:45 a.m. Saturday, when Marshall County 911 said a chemical cloud from the pla
Officials say no lasting threat from chlorine gas leak near Monroe County
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 hours ago
8:45 a.m. Saturday, when Marshall County 911 said a chemical cloud from the plant was heading south. "Axiall and the (West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection) tested the air quality in the area and determined it to be safe," a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Federal mine office seeks to cut back self-bondingoperating in the Mountain State, filed for bankruptcy last year. Throughout th
Federal mine office seeks to cut back self-bonding
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
operating in the Mountain State, filed for bankruptcy last year. Throughout the company’s restructuring process, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection repeatedly expressed concerns that Alpha’s plan would leave the company... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Axiall plant chemical leak causes evacuations in Marshall County8:45 a.m. Saturday, when Marshall County 911 said a chemical cloud from the pla
Axiall plant chemical leak causes evacuations in Marshall County
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
8:45 a.m. Saturday, when Marshall County 911 said a chemical cloud from the plant was heading south. "Axiall and the (West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection) tested the air quality in the area and determined it to be safe," a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
EIA projects promising future for shale gasnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
EIA projects promising future for shale gas
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Shell planning ethane pipeline to supply PA complexnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
Shell planning ethane pipeline to supply PA complex
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVSU awarded federal funds to research biological removal technology for coal power plant wastewater treatmentnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
WVSU awarded federal funds to research biological removal technology for coal power plant wastewater treatment
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Appalachian Power donates more than $100,000 to flood relief efforts in WVnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
Appalachian Power donates more than $100,000 to flood relief efforts in WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Court official in Ohio summit to combine anti-drug forcesnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
Court official in Ohio summit to combine anti-drug forces
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growthnear Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activis
Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
near Kanawha State Forest Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest Coalition, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has signed an order to end coal mining at the KD #2 surface mine that... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State ForestFollowing two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest
DEP halts mining at surface mine operation near Kanawha State Forest
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Following two years of pressure from citizen activists with the Kanawha Forest 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... Read more
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PR.com
Strip Mine Next to State Forest Permanently Stopped Charleston, WV, August 22, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The West Virginia Department of
Strip Mine Next to State Forest Permanently Stopped
PR.com / Posted 6 days ago
Charleston, WV, August 22, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has ordered a permanent stop to mining on the controversial KD#2 mountaintop removal... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia editorial roundupOne. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's w
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
One. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's web site, but permit applications at the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection for New Martinsville and Institute say that "only one site will go... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia editorial roundupOne. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's w
West Virginia editorial roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
One. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's web site, but permit applications at the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection for New Martinsville and Institute say that "only one site will go... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia editorial roundupOne. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's w
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
One. Another proposed plant, called Liberty Two is mentioned on the company's web site, but permit applications at the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection for New Martinsville and Institute say that "only one site will go... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Kanawha River cleanup scheduled for Sept. 10W.Va. (AP) - Volunteers are gathering next month to help clean up the Kanawha R
Kanawha River cleanup scheduled for Sept. 10
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 21 days ago
W.Va. (AP) - Volunteers are gathering next month to help clean up the Kanawha River in Kanawha and Putnam counties. The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection said in a news release the event is being held from 9 a.m. to noon on... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tomlinson Run erosion reclaimedValley Institute, of Davis, W.Va., bid on the Tomlinson Run Restoration Project
Tomlinson Run erosion reclaimed
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
Valley Institute, of Davis, W.Va., bid on the Tomlinson Run Restoration Project and was awarded the contract through the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. The $1.32 million project is being funded by the state DEP's In Lieu... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Banks VFD performs upkeepadded. Firefighters have very strict guidelines they must follow when cleaning
Banks VFD performs upkeep
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 24 days ago
added. Firefighters have very strict guidelines they must follow when cleaning any bridge, which has been set forth by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and also the Division of Highways. Surface dirt and any other kind of... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tomlinson Run project makes the straight crookedValley Institute, of Davis, W.Va., bid on the Tomlinson Run Restoration Project
Tomlinson Run project makes the straight crooked
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 24 days ago
Valley Institute, of Davis, W.Va., bid on the Tomlinson Run Restoration Project and was awarded the contract through the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. The $1.32 million project is being funded by the state DEP's In Lieu... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Federal mine regulatory agency funds study on human health risks of surface miningfrom illnesses associated with mountaintop removal,” added Debbie Jarrell, co-d
Federal mine regulatory agency funds study on human health risks of surface mining
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 25 days ago
from illnesses associated with mountaintop removal,” added Debbie Jarrell, co-director of Coal River Mountain Watch. “The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and other states’ permitting agencies need to place public health first... Read more

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