SOAR Conference

A former Minnesota lawmaker and his father told a gathering in Appalachia that the future of the coal industry may lie in cooperation and innovation.

Hopes Are High Among Many Heading Into SOAR Summit

Dec 7, 2013

The search for a collaborative vision into eastern Kentucky's future is being fueled by SOAR, short for Shaping Our Appalachian Region.

More than 1,000 people have signed up for an initiative intended to find ways to bolster the economy in Appalachia.