In his new book, journalist Chris Hamby describes miners' struggles to receive the health benefits they've been promised.
Roughly 5% of the state's babies are born with neonatal abstinence syndrome. Families taking them in say they feel unprepared for the task.
About 85% of the children in state custody have a parent who struggles with substance use disorder. The system is straining to care for them.
A secretly recorded speech by Murray Energy boss is at center of a legal dispute.
With 2018's hurricane season starting, some families are still recovering from last year's storms.
Flat or reduced spending in education has meant lower or stagnant salaries and reductions to benefits.
West Virginia teachers head back to the classroom Thursday morning after a four-day teacher’s strike culminated in a deal with the governor for a 5 percent pay increase. It’s being seen as a victory for teachers unions across the country. But is that true? Click the audio player above to hear the full story.
Tourism economy around natural beauty is starting to replace extractive industries in some former West Virginia and PA coal towns.
The lives of doctors — especially primary care doctors — are evolving in this post-Obamacare world.
Marketplace followed this mother from welfare to work 20 years ago.