On Wednesday (Nov. 17) from 6-7 p.m., WMMT-FM will be hosting a special “Mountain Talk” concerning gas extraction in the Appalachian Region. Mountain Talk’s guest will be Kentucky Resource Council’s Tom Fitzgerald.
WMMT said the program will address the pros and cons of natural gas extraction in the region and explore the potential impact of the industry on our economy and our environment. Listeners are invited to call in with questions regarding issues related to gas drilling, including what their rights are as landowners, explanation of state laws regulating the industry, and the environmental impacts of increased drilling in the area.
WMMT is located at 88.7 on the FM dial. Questions and comments are welcome by calling 888-396-1208.