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Fighting to Save the Black Lung Disability Trust Fund

December 20, 2018

Citizens from six states traveled to Washington D.C. in late November 2018, to urge their legislators to uphold the fees supporting the Black Lung...

Shading Out Solar in Ohio Valley

December 4, 2018

In Kentucky, West Virginia, and Ohio, weak or nonexistent state policies make it harder for residents and businesses to afford to install a solar...

CANE in Action

November 8, 2018

Across Appalachia, communities are experimenting with ways to develop sustainable agriculture as a business sector and to increase access to nutritious foods. WMMT recently...


Why A Great Mountain Mural Mega Fest?

August 31, 2018

What makes a town or small community a place where people want to live? Where strangers want to move to? WMMT reports on the...

Ronni Lundy: Listen to the People

August 6, 2018

Ronni Lundy, whose recent book “Victuals” won the prestigious James Beard Award, was guest speaker at the 2018 East Kentucky Leadership Conference. She spoke...

Taking Flight: Will Drones Bring Jobs

June 28, 2018

Student teams from across the eastern Kentucky coalfields came together at the Knott County Sportsplex, bringing with them drones that they themselves had built....

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