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WCHS-TV Eyewitness New: Boone County (West Virginia) Residents Sue Coal Companies, Parts 1 – 3

Watch this insightful piece from WCHS-TV Eyewitness New. From the WCHS-TV Website:

“More than 200 people living in Prenter Hollow in Boone County are suing nine coal companies, claiming toxic coal slurry has seeped into their private water wells making some of them sick, even killing some of their neighbors. The coal companies adamantly deny the charges. ”

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

About Jeff Deal

A lover of Appalachia, renewable energy, local green sustainable economies, and energy efficiency, Jeff is the information technology consultant for Appalachian Voices and also the Senior Project Manager for the Appalachian Institute for Renewable Energy.

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