West Virginia's latest plan to avoid federal regulation
January 18, 2011, 4:29 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
A state legislator has an interesting and potentially viable way to avoid dealing with the EPA.
Biggest mountaintop removal mine vetoed: A win for Appalachia
January 13, 2011, 7:21 p.m. by Earth Justice
Coal industry finally stopped as EPA rejects Spruce No. 1 Mine.
'The Dark Lord of Coal Country'
December 14, 2010, 11:52 a.m.
Video: Rolling Stone's Jeff Goodell joins 'Morning Joe' to discuss former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship and examining his role in the worst mining disaster in 40 years.
Kentucky congressman says no to mountaintop mining
October 22, 2010, 8:36 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
While politicians in Appalachia are taking aim at the EPA, John Yarmuth is patting the agency on the back.
Mountaintop removal mining continues despite Obama's pledge
October 1, 2010, 5:35 p.m. by Earth Justice
The destructive mining practice cannot go on at the expense of Appalachians.
Good news in our fight to protect America's waterways
August 5, 2010, 3:03 p.m. by Earth Justice
Army Corps and EPA to follow core legal requirements in MTR mine permitting.
My old Kentucky home: Threatened by mountaintop removal
July 10, 2010, 6:18 a.m. by OnEarth Magazine
Ashley Judd wants you to take a stand against a destructive coal mining practice that is transforming the Appalachians.
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