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How Coal Mining and Years of Neglect Left Kentucky Towns at the Mercy of Flooding – by Rick Rojas, Christopher Flavelle and Campbell Robertson (New York Times – August 4, 2022) FLEMING-NEON, Ky. — This sliver of land wedged between the thick woods and Wright Fork creek has been the home of Gary Moore’s family for as long as there has been a United States. The burial plot for an ancestor who fought in the Revolutionary War, he said, is a mile away. Mr. Moore …

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