Trump Touts New PA Mine, But Is Coal Actually Rebounding?

Jun 8, 2017

Matt Owens stands at the bottom of a freshly dug hole, about the size of a football field, cut 120 feet deep into a hillside in Somerset County. The pit will soon become the entrance to the Acosta Deep mine. Owens, safety manager at the mine, points to the wall of the pit. 

Credit Photo: Brian Moran / flickr

Read full story here.