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KFTC Press Releases

Citizens groups again notify Frasure Creek Mining of its Clean Water Act violations

New reports were intended to correct previously false reports

June 12, 2015

POWER funding partnerships represent important step for federal assistance for economic transition efforts in Central Appalachia

March 27, 2015

Efforts toward a just transition to a more sustainable economy in eastern Kentucky could get a real boost from Friday morning’s announcement by Gov. Steve Beshear and the Obama administration, according to folks involved in those efforts in eastern Kentucky.

Brooklyn Loves Mountains presents inaugural benefit concert on Saturday, March 28 at Jalopy Theatre

Performances by Gangstagrass, Demolition String Band, The Down Hill Strugglers and Cropdust

March 19, 2015

Brooklyn Loves Mountains will present a benefit concert on March 25 at 8 p.m. at Red Hookʼs Jalopy Theatre (315 Columbia St., Brooklyn, NY). The concert will benefit KFTCs Canary Project and send a message of solidarity from Brooklyn to those working for an end to the most destructive aspects of surface coal mining, mountaintop removal and valley fills in Appalachian communities.