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Updates from Appalachia


Pickers of all Ages to Take the Stage at RiverFest

By Parker Stevens Parker served as Development Associate…

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EPA Policies: Creating Appalachian Mining Jobs

“Areas with especially heavy mining have the highest…

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Another Mercury Emitting Coal-fired Power Plant in Hampton Roads, Va: Adding Insult to Injury

Everyone knows that mercury is a toxic substance….

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Vulcan’s Boone Quarry Pollution Problem

Last night I was driving home, and noticed…

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BP Oil Spill Parallels Mountaintop Removal

Our Collective Voice By Jillian Randel Upon returning…

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