Some Raleigh County residents don’t want to kill coal — they just want regulators to force the mine next door to stop making them miserable.
A North Carolina truck driver turned coder uses technology as a gateway to local impact for farmworkers and other rural immigrant communities.
The state’s unwavering support of the oil, gas, and chemical industries has made it difficult to reduce emissions, fund coastal restoration, or address extreme weather.
Many rural jails and prisons face environmental pollution and flooding, but they aren’t often considered in emergency planning.
The religious community needed the money from signing gas leases, but it’s a decision that still divides people today.
In an industry benefiting white farmers, Tierra Fértil roots a growing Latino community in Henderson County, N.C.
Coal communities in Kentucky, Virginia, and West Virginia are struggling to support basic civic services as coal disappears. Federal funding to boost local economies and jobs is closer than ever before.