BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The 13th annual Mine Safety Rescue Competition took place at Bluefield State College Saturday. The event is a competition against the mine, said Mike Plumley, Director of
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has announced a new round of grant money available to help reclaim abandoned coal mines in southwest Virginia.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Consol Energy Inc. says it expects to open a metallurgical coal mine in southern West Virginia in 2021. News outlets report
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it has seized a North Korean cargo ship that U.S. officials say was used to transport coal in
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. energy officials say demand for coal to generate electricity will continue to weaken in coming months despite efforts by the
Senators Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin joined a group of bipartisan members of Congress to show their support for the American Miners Act.
BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) Jennmar is hiring miners for a job set to begin soon. Representatives for the company were at Tamarack Tuesday seeking applications from
(RALEIGH, WYOMING COUNTIES) The long-awaited Coalfields Expressway paving project is up and running. “We’ve got action, and real-life action,” Governor Jim Justice said. “We are
The U.S. Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement has awarded $35,754,311 to West Virginia to help clean up environmental hazards created by past coal mining.
A popular car show in Beckley now has a new name to reflect the “true mission of the show.”
The operator of three underground mines in southern West Virginia is ordered to pay $1,435,028 in back pay and damages to 214 workers.
Norfolk Southern has announced its plan to reduce the number of workers and locomotives over the next two years in an effort to reduce costs and improve efficiency.
Residents of Buchanan County, Virginia are digging out after an old mine burst, sending water and mud rushing through their neighborhood on Wednesday.
A section of the Ohio River has been re-opened after a tugboat crashed into a bridge, spilling tons of coal into the water.