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By the numbers: Western coal mine layoffs

This data is part of ongoing High Country News coverage on transitioning energy economies and Western coal mines that are facing cut-backs, closures and layoffs. The following data has been compiled from local media and industry reports, and is necessarily incomplete. It was published first here.

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