An economy in transition

While FDA Warns CBD Companies, Ohio Valley Industry Continues To Grow

This article was originally published by Ohio Valley ReSource. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent out 15 letters last week warning some companies that sell cannabidiol, or CBD, about making unfounded medical claims regarding the effects of the hemp-derived compound. Many users claim CBD has a wide range of medicinal benefits but there […]

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New Economic Data Show Appalachia’s Struggles Amid Coal’s Decline

This article was originally published by Ohio Valley ReSource. An annual report from the Appalachian Regional Commission shows that while Appalachia is seeing some economic improvement, the heart of the region and its coal-producing communities are still struggling. Several counties in the Ohio Valley are moving in a negative direction in this […]

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Feds Cite Environmental Challenges, Stall East Kentucky Prison Project

This article was originally published by the Ohio Valley ReSource. A federal agency has confirmed plans to withdraw its commitment to build a new prison in eastern Kentucky. “Given new information received, additional analysis should be undertaken to determine if there are significant new circumstances or information relevant to environmental […]

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