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Updates from Appalachia


Congressman Tom Perriello (VA-05) Seeks EPA Clarification on MTR

During the campaign, President Obama promised to make…

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Duke Energy Raises Rates for Residential Customers Up to 8% Over the Next 2 Years

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Jim Hightower to President Obama: Stopping the Desecration of Mountaintop Removal

Check out Jim Hightower’s latest take on the…

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WV agency released its long-awaited study on underground injection of coal sludge

This just in from the Charleston Gazette (story…

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From Democracy Now: “We All Live in the Coal Fields”: West Virginians Step Up Protests

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