Coming Home To Coal Country

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Stephanie Strasburg
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Stephanie Strasburg

Coming Home To Coal Country

Ashley Funk looks back fondly on her days of playing in the black hills behind her Southwestern Pennsylvania house. But when she learned more about what those black hills were made of, it drove a wedge between her and her hometown.

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