Elk Creek Mine Layoffs http://kvnf.org en Future of Coal Uncertain as Tennessee Valley Authority Cuts Production http://kvnf.org/post/future-coal-uncertain-tennessee-valley-authority-cuts-production <p></p><p>It’s been a rough season for the coal mines of the North Fork Valley. Last week, Oxbow’s Elk Creek Mine in Somerset <a href="http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/coal-mine-lays-off-115-more-workers">laid off</a> another 115 workers, bringing the total number of jobs cut at that mine this fall to over 250.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:15:00 +0000 Emily Guerin 19615 at http://kvnf.org Future of Coal Uncertain as Tennessee Valley Authority Cuts Production KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-4-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>More Layoffs as Coal Mine All But Shuttered</li><li>KVNF Youth Reporters Tackle Energy Issues</li><li>Ali Lightfoot on the Pass the Mic Project</li><li>December Storm Could be Clue to Rest of Winter Weather</li><li>Despite Early Snowfall, Much of State Still in Drought Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:49:53 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19391 at http://kvnf.org More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered http://kvnf.org/post/more-layoffs-coal-mine-all-shuttered <p>More coal miners in the North Fork Valley are being laid off. Oxbow Mining company, owned by billionaire Bill Koch, laid off more than a hundred more employees on Monday at its Elk Creek mine.</p><p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:50:00 +0000 Elise Thatcher 19342 at http://kvnf.org More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered KVNF Regional Newcast: Friday, October 25, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newcast-friday-october-25-2013 <div><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Winner of the Trip to Fiji Contest Drawn at KVNF Annual Meeting</li><li>Paonia Voters to see Ballot Question on Sidewalks</li><li>Colorado US Senators ask to Delay Health Insurance Deadline</li><li>More Help Coming for Farmers and Ranchers on the Front Range after Flooding</li><li>KDNK's Ed Williams Speaks to Legislative Reporter Bente Birkeland about Amendment 66</li><li>Layoffs at Elk Creek Mine Could Challenge Local Economy, Delta County Schools</li></ul> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:26:58 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17712 at http://kvnf.org