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
A methane explosion at a state-run coal mine in the Czech Republic killed 13 miners Friday.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WVVA) New details emerged Wednesday in the mine rescue effort that saved the lives of three people. During a ceremony in Charleston, Gov.
Almost 400 McDowell County children celebrated Christmas a few weeks early on Thursday.
The search for a missing man inside an abandoned coal mine has ended.
Bluestone Resources announces its intention to hire 290 additional workers at coal mines in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia.
FirstEnergy says a West Virginia coal-fired power plant won’t close at the beginning of next year after all.
PINEVILLE, W.Va. (WVVA) Wyoming County’s biggest mine and largest private employer has officially closed. According to miners, the Pinnacle Mine in Pineville has been locked
A man has died after an accident this morning at the Surface Coal Mine in Greenbrier County. The West Virginia Department of Commerce says Roger
PINEVILLE, W.Va. (WVVA) Pressure is mounting on the owner of Wyoming County’s biggest mine two days after the company filed for bankruptcy. Pinnacle miners responded
The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia.