Written Portfolio

DENVER — The coal industry has been painted with a bleak brush in recent years. Production has plummeted. Plants have closed. Jobs have been lost.

Photo Portfolio

Klee Benally of the Navajo Nation protests pollution from abandoned uranium mines outside the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 29.

About

Danika Worthington is a print and digital journalist who likes to cover business, politics and civil rights issues.