Alpha Natural Resources has announced a layoff of nearly 90 people this week. Deep Mine 44 and Deep Mine 37 in Dickenson County will be idled effective Friday, after Alpha issued a state required WARN Notice of the layoff in September. Alpha filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in August, and is currently trying to eliminate health and other non-pension benefits for more than 4,500 non-union retirees.
Alpha Lays Off Almost 90
November 19th, 2015 Rob