More than 100 miners visited the local Workforce Services office after Blackjewel LLC shuttered two coal mines. DEQ rushed to check empty mines for hazards.
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The governor restated his interest in carbon capture days before a coal company reportedly laid off nearly 600 workers. A leading Dem clashed with his position.
Gordon supports DEQ pollution citation to gas field operator near site that violated federal air standards nine times in 2019.
Callous politicians who aren’t held accountable are responsible for many of rural America’s health care woes.
The state’s dependence on fossil fuel revenues makes lawmakers and other officials bend to industry wills at the expense of our landscape, wildlife, clean air and water.