Western Kentucky coal mine owner files for bankruptcy

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McLean Co., Ky. (WEHT)- Plans to sell Poplar Grove Mine were announced by the Hartshorne Mining Group Friday.

While the mine has not received any warn notice for possible layoffs, Hartshorne says Poplar Grove is transitioning from two mines to one. The company says it will continue operations during the sale process and bankruptcy.

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(This story was originally published on Feb. 21, 2020)

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