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Ken Burns Reflects on Power of Country Music

West Virginia Morning
West Virginia Public Broadcasting

This West Virginia Morning, Ken Burns joins us to talk about making the film, “Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns,” the impact it had on him, and what he has come to understand about the power of country music.

 

A congressional committee will hear testimony this week on the controversial cancellation of a study about the health impacts of mountaintop-removal coal mining. Sydney Boles with the Ohio Valley ReSource reports that the head of that committee may issue subpoenas if the Trump administration is not forthcoming.

 

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