"You can't see the smokestacks of the Cane Run Power Station from Stephanie Hogan's home, even though she lives a block away. And while the power plant isn't visible, it's still a looming presence in Hogan's life.
"Oh, he breathes so bad, he sounds like Darth Vader." Hogan shakes her head, and her two-year-old son Cody wheezes. "You ain't even been running."
The family bought their trailer near the Louisville Gas and Electric-operated power plant about 15 months ago, and since then, Cody has developed serious respiratory problems. Eventually, his mom took him to a specialist, who pinpointed the potential cause of Cody's sickness."