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A view of West Virginia.

Federal Charges for Ex-CEO of Exploded WV Mine

The former CEO who oversaw West Virginia’s Upper Big Branch Mine, which exploded in 2010 killing 29 people, was indicted this week on federal charges related to a safety investigation that followed the disaster.

A view of West Virginia.

Watch “West Virginia Special”- A Short Film

Explore travels to the heart of Appalachia and experiences the hidden gem that is West Virginia. This short film shows you how coal mining has had a major impact on each and every life in West Virginia. You will learn about the environmental impact coal mining has had on the land, economic problems that have