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The Elk, the Tourists and the Missing Coal Country Jobs

This article was produced by ProPublica in partnership with the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting, which is a member of the ProPublica Local Reporting Network. Standing at the site of a long-abandoned, multimillion dollar industrial park in November 2016, U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers urged residents in southeastern Kentucky’s Bell County to envision the tourism potential for […]