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More mining cuts coming to the region

Alpha Natural Resources is eliminating up to 230 positions within the company in an effort to reduce costs. Alpha has mining operations in Virginia, Kentucky and West Virginia. the company is attempting to reduce its operating expenses by some 200 million in 2014. A company spokesman said, the reductions are part of its effort to better align the companys overhead. there was no confirmation which positions will be cut.

Filed under: Virginia | Kentucky | West Virginia | Around the region | Environment | Mining


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