On this week's encore broadcast of Mountain Stage, guest host Larry Groce welcomes Wilco back to the show for their fourth appearance since 1996. Also joining us is blues man Guy Davis, alt-folk singer and songwriter Peter Case, and Grammy Nominated songwriter and producer Garrison Starr.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Coal Miner Death
A coal miner who died last week at Century Mining-Longview Mine in Barbour County was pinned beneath a mantrip.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Kris Ball, 34, of Hart, died at the Coalburg Tunnel Mine in Kanawha County, according to Gov. Jim Justice. The mine is owned by Blackhawk Mining Company.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A West Virginia coal miner died Friday in a fall in the state's Northern Panhandle, Gov. Jim Justice said. The death of 44-year-old Jeffrey A. Phillips is at least the third in the U.S. coal mining industry already this year. Other deaths have occurred this month in Indiana and Kentucky, according to the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A coal miner died Wednesday in a workplace accident in northern West Virginia, the governor's office said.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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