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With enough coal to fuel North Dakota and surrounding states for more than 800 years, industry officials are confident the business of mining the resource is here to stay.


"It's an industry that has been very stable compared to agriculture or other industries," said Steve Van Dyke, vice president of communications for the Lignite Energy Council in Bismarck.

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