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Figures Show Coal Employment Up in West Virginia

May 18, 2012

AP via WVNS-TV — A recent analysis of Workforce West Virginia figures by Ted Boettner with the West Virginia Center for Budget and Policy shows there were nearly 22,700 mining jobs in 2011. That’s the highest level since 1995. Read

Also reported May 18, 2012 in Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Also reported May 19, 2012 in The Marietta Times