Kentuckians for the Commonwealth

Open Letter To The Governor: 'It Won't Be Easy'

Dec 9, 2013

A letter from a grassroots citizens group has reached the office of Governor Steve Beshear, the same day as the SOAR Summit.

A renewable energy collaborative formed as part of a  settlement between a power co-op and environmental groups will meet Wednesday.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A federal court decision has cleared the way for James River Coal to mine 756 acres of mountain on the Perry-Knott county line. A U.S. District Judge ruled the Army Corps of Engineers does not have to consider the cumulative health impact caused by surface mining before it issues a permit.