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Imagine you were facing a life-threatening illness, and your doctor told you this: “You need to move, or you will never survive this stuff.”

That is exactly what happened to West Virginia resident Debbie Havens, who lives near the infamous Little Blue Run coal ash dump. But Debbie didn’t move, and after fighting pollution from the site for decades, she and her neighbors recently got some unbelievable news — FirstEnergy, the utility that operates the site, is going to shut it down.