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November 2013

Rhino appointed Christopher I. Walton as president and CEO of Rhino GP LLC, the general partner of the partnership. David G. Zatezalo has assumed the role of chairman of the board of directors and will continue his employment with the partnership in a role that requires a reduced time commitment. Mark Zand, former chairman, will remain a director of Rhino GP LLC.

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October 2013

Charles “Chuck” Dunbar, project acquisitions manager for Arch Coal, was honored as a Distinguished Engineer of Mines by West Virginia University’s (WVU) Department of Mining Engineering. Dunbar was recognized on the WVU campus in Morgantown where he gave the keynote address as part of the William N. Poundstone Lecture Series on September 18.

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September 2013

Peabody Energy has named Glenn Kellow president and COO. Kellow will have executive responsibility for all aspects of the company’s global operations including safety, production, sales/marketing, environmental, productivity improvement, engineering and planning. He most recently served as president of the aluminum and nickel business for BHP Billiton. Peabody also announced that Heather A. Wilson has been appointed as a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Wilson currently serves as president of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives.

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August 2013

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. announced that Joseph Carrabba will retire as president and CEO by December. James Kirsch, who currently serves on Cliffs' board as lead director, has been elected non-executive chairman of the board, replacing Carrabba as chairman. The company also announced that Laurie Brlas has retired as executive vice president and president, global operations, and is leaving the company. Mark E. Gaumond, former senior vice chair—Americas of Ernst & Young, has been elected a new director.

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July 2013

Cloud Peak Energy Inc. recently promoted current Spring Creek Mine General Manager Bruce Jones to the position of senior vice president, technical services. Nick Taylor, who has served as senior vice president, technical services since October 2009, will assist with the transition. The company also announced that David Schwend, Spring Creek mine’s maintenance manager, has been promoted to general manager of the mine.

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