Murray Energy to cut off benefits for retirees

St. Clairsville, Ohio-based Murray Energy has confirmed it will terminate health benefits of almost 1,200 Consol Energy retirees who worked in mines Murray purchased one year ago.

As of Dec. 31, benefits for salaried retirees, including medical, prescription drug and life insurance, will be stopped. The cutoff will not apply to union members.

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