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UPDATE: Petitioner Dismissal Hearing on April 2nd

The mine has filed a motion to dismiss Stand Up To Coal and many of the other petitioners who are challenging the mine permit. The dismissal, if approved, would prevent Stand Up To Coal and other petitioners from participating in … Continue reading

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Revised Land Permit Accepted by IDNR

The revisions to the land permit for the proposed Bulldog Coal mine have been accepted by IDNR. Sunrise Coal now has up to 1 year to submit fee payment and proof of bonds. Once Sunrise Coal submits those documents, the … Continue reading

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Stay tuned…

Six months ago, sunrise coal was given six months to submit revisions of their land permit for the 400-acre Bulldog mine surface facility to IDNR. The deadline has passed, but we haven’t heard any word yet. Soon, we will hear … Continue reading

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Appalachian Voices event – Thurs May 29, 7pm

Mark your calendar for a neat event coming up! “Breaking Clean” Tour by Appalachian Voices Thursday, May 29th 7:00 pm Urbana Library (210 W. Green St) Free, Light refreshments provided http://www.breakingcleantour.org/ Nick & Rusti Mullins, along with their 2 kids, … Continue reading

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The Future

Sunrise Coal’s proposed Bulldog mine will contribute to global pollution. ¬†Coal is the world’s largest contributor to greenhouse gasses.

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