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Corbett, Coal Interests Rally Before EPA Hearings

More than 2,000 union workers and others organized by the coal industry in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia are rallying in Pittsburgh to oppose new proposed pollution regulations.

07/30/2014

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Pittsburgh-Based Charity Sending Water To W. Va. Residents Affected By Spill

Even though it’s hundreds of miles away, Pittsburghers are helping out their neighbors in West Virginia.

01/11/2014

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US Attorney: Feds To Probe W. Va. Chemical Spill

The U.S. attorney in West Virginia says federal authorities are opening an investigation into what caused a chemical spill that tainted a river and shut down much of the state’s capital city and surrounding counties.

01/10/2014

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Budget Cuts Threaten Local Energy Lab

The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), with two big facilities in South Park and Morgantown, is not well-known, but — working with local universities — it’s America’s fossil fuel research lab.

08/21/2013

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No War On Coal, Energy Sec. Asserts In Pittsburgh

Talk to coal industry executives and their political allies — and you’d think President Obama and his administration are out to get coal.

07/29/2013

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Local Fire Marshal Training Dogs To Be Arson Investigators

A dog’s sense of smell is said to be a thousand times stronger than a human’s. So a well-trained canine can be a handy partner at a fire scene.

06/25/2013

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Fayette County Town To Fight Barging Of Coal Waste

Some call it fly ash, the power industry calls it scrubber waste, captured in the combustion of coal in coal-fired power plants like Bruce Mansfield in Shippingport, Beaver County.

01/25/2013

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Another Take On Coal Power Plants

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talked with Steve Milloy of Junkscience.com.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/13/2012

Dan Marino Delivers Pizza to Pittsburgh

Down in Florida, Dan Marino’s pizza chain, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, is a big deal- people even ask if Dan is in the kitchen. Now Dan, with the help of his family, is bringing Anthony’s to Pittsburgh. […]

05/27/2010

West Virginia Governor Talks About Miner Tragedy

It was one of the worst mine tragedies in US mining history, and now the fallen miners are being honored. Larry and John talk to West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin about the accident, the memorial […]

04/21/2010

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