A mine wants to reopen in Southern Indiana, but a dispute has led to a standstill. And a pilot project that helps teachers put down roots in their community.
Boonville, Ind. Mayor Charlie Wyatt worked at Alcoa for 41 years. Now the company writing his retirement checks suing the town he serves as mayor.
Indiana’s coal industry employs roughly 4,000 people, while only 1,600 Hoosiers are employed by the solar industry.
Extracting an injured or unconscious miner from strip mines has just gotten easier thanks to one Hoosier mine safety worker.
A judge has ruled the state department in charge of environmental permits did not properly assess the impact the mine could have on water quality.