The Rundown with Beth Saboe

The Future of Colstrip

Special | 27m 29s

As the coal industry faces one setback after another, MontanaPBS News & Public Affairs Producer Beth Saboe looks at how the conflict over coal is playing out in the small town of Colstrip. Most people in this company town work at the coal-fired power plant or nearby coal mine. Can the people of Colstrip win the war on coal? Or will this small town be forced to forgo its namesake to survive?

Aired: 05/23/16

Rating: TV-G

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