Coal production in Colorado dropped by 42 percent between the same period in 2015 and 2016 as crews dwindle. But injuries increased by 20 percent.
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Peabody Energy’s failure to pay a $1.2 million June installment to Routt County translated almost instantly to trouble for fire protection, the library, cemetery and school for 325 children. It is an example of how the shaky status of coal-mining companies reverberates around the West.