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For Centralia, Pennsylvania, coal was both its fortune and its downfall. There are actually two types of coal in Pennsylvania – anthracite and bituminous. Anthracite is the type of coal which is located in...

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Each week, we post the best Centralia, Pennsylvania photos and media from the last seven days. If you have anything you’d like to share, please tweet a link to @centralia_pa. A group of guys...

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Centralia, Pennsylvania began as a coal mining town. Today, with the international focus on renewable energy sources, the mountainous region is becoming known for its wind farms and windmills. Completed in 2009 and built...

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The Centralia Municipal Building is one of the last remaining structures in the town. Built in 1978 after the mine fire had already begun, the building played a major role in the history of...

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Here is a collection of the best Centralia, PA photos posted on the Web during the last seven days. If you have anything you’d like to share, please tweet a link to @centralia_pa. A...

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The Daily Show featured Centralia, Pennsylvania in a segment which aired on August 22, 2001. Using their unique blend of facts and humor, Jon Stewart and Matt Walsh examine the future of coal energy...

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One of the most amazing and nearly tragic parts of the Centralia, Pennsylvania story occurred on Valentine’s Day, 1981. On this day twelve year old Todd Domboski fell into a hot, steaming hole created...