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Little Blue Run Coal Ash

Matt Sledge

Little Blue Run Expansion Worries Neighbors In Midst Of National Coal Ash Fight | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.01.2012 | Green

LAWRENCEVILLE, W.Va. -- When Beulah Bryant married her husband and moved to this rural corner of the state 50 years ago, she thought she’d died and ...

Matt Sledge

Lawsuit Planned Over Massive Dump | Matt Sledge | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

An environmentalist group announced Wednesday it will be filing a lawsuit against utility company FirstEnergy over alleged environmental violations at...

Matt Sledge

Coal Ash Amendment To House Transportation Bill Would 'Line Industry's Pocketbooks,' Critics Say | Matt Sledge | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

As the House of Representatives votes on an extension to its transportation bill Wednesday, environmental advocates are crying foul on an amendment th...

WATCH: Residents Furious Over Toxic Coal Ash Waste In Their Community

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Little Blue Run. It sounds so beautiful. And it was, until millions of tons of coal ash waste were reportedly dumped into it, turning what was once a ...

One Town's Recurring Coal Ash Nightmare

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Stand before the pond known here in southwestern Pennsylvania as Little Blue Run, and you'll see nothing that resembles its bucolic-sounding name. Th...

WATCH: Is This Coal Ash Dump Sickening Residents?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The recent toxic sludge that flooded through Hungary after an alumina waste reservoir wall collapsed is a tragic reminder of the dangerous byproducts ...