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Solar Farm in Pike County, KY?

May 6, 2017

Once the largest coal producing county in the nation, Pike County in far eastern Kentucky may be embracing a whole new kind of energy....

Old Ways Create New Markets at Appalachian Farm

April 21, 2017

Tim Sanders and his wife Becky came back to his family’s land on Indian Creek in Letcher County, KY, from Arizona to retire and...

Life Without Broadband: “Losing Our Potential”

April 7, 2017

Lack of reliable broadband in this small Kentucky community costs people a lot, residents say: jobs, educational opportunities, real estate sales, and even time...

An Appalachian Fellows Valentine

March 22, 2017

Hope Hart is part of the new cohort of Appalachian Transition Fellows, a group of emerging leaders working with organizations and agencies in Appalachia...

Finding Futures in Forest Farming

March 14, 2017

Appalachian Sustainable Development and Appalachian Beginning Forest Farmers’ Coalition members talk about the income generating potential of forest farming in the region on WMMT’s...

Hazard, KY: Boom or Bust?

February 17, 2017

What is it going to take to revitalize our once thriving coal towns? In this edition of WMMT’s Mountain News & World Report we...

Talking Diversity for Coalfields Economy

February 2, 2017

What does it take to successfully build the economy of a small community once dependent on coal? Economic diversity. But why are some residents...

Writer Ronni Lundy Explores Appalachian “Victuals”

January 13, 2017

If you are a fan of cooking, music, and/or culture, listen in as noted writer Ronni Lundy reads and discusses her latest, “Victuals,” a...

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