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Full title: Order Sustaining WLB Liquidating Trust's Thirty-Fourth Omnibus Objection to Certain (A) Modified Claims and (B) No Liability Claims Signed on 3/16/2021 (Related document(s):3222 Objection to Claim, 3239 Certificate of No Objection) (VrianaPortillo) (Entered: 03/17/2021)

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Upon the objection (the “Objection”)2 of the WLB Liquidating Trust for entry of an order (this “Order”) sustaining the WLB Liquidating Trust’s Thirty-Fourth Omnibus Objection to certain Objected Claims, all as more fully set forth in the Objection; and this Court having jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1334; and this Court having found that this is a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b)(2); and this Court having found that it may enter a final order consistent with Article III of the United States Constitution; and this Court having found that venue of this proceeding and this Objection in this district is permissible pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and this Court having found that the relief requested in the Objection is in the best 1Specifically, the WMLP Debtors are: (a) WMLP; (b) Westmoreland Kemmerer, LLC; (c) Oxford Mining Company, LLC; (d) Harrison Resources, LLC; (e) Oxford Mining Company-Kentucky, LLC; (f) Daron Coal Company, LLC; (g)Oxford Conesville, LLC; and (h) Westmoreland Kemmerer Fee Coal Holdings, LLC.Notwithstanding the relief granted in this Order and any actions taken pursuant tosuch relief, nothing in this Order shall be deemed: (a) an admission as to the validity of any prepetition claim against a Debtor entity; (b) a waiver of the WLB Liquidating Trust’s rights to dispute any prepetition claim on any grounds; (c) a promise or requirement to pay any prepetition claim; (d) an implication or admission that any particular claim is of a type specified or defined in this Objection or any order granting the relief requested by this Objection; (e) a request or authorization to assume any prepetition agreement, contract, or lease pursuant to § 365 of the Bankruptcy Code; or (f) a waiver of the WLB Liquidating Trust’s rights under the Bankruptcy Code or any other applicable law.NNIS L MITCHELL 12/11/2018 Westmoreland Coal 1017 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel 7TH AVE NW Company this claimant.Westmoreland Coal 1019 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel HOBERT ESTES RD Company this claimant.

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IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS HOUSTON DIVISION ENTERED 03/17/2021 In re: Chapter 11 WESTMORELAND COAL COMPANY, et al.,1 Case No.: 18-35672 (DRJ) Debtors. (Jointly Administered) ORDER SUSTAINING WLB LIQUIDATING TRUST’S THIRTY-FOURTH OMNIBUS OBJECTION TO CERTAIN (A)MODIFIED CLAIMS AND (B) NO LIABILITY CLAIMS (Relates to ECF No. 3222) and 3239 Upon the objection (the “Objection”)2 of the WLB Liquidating Trust for entry of an order (this “Order”) sustaining the WLB Liquidating Trust’s Thirty-Fourth Omnibus Objection to certain Objected Claims, all as more fully set forth in the Objection; and this Court having jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1334; and this Court having found that this is a core proceeding pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 157(b)(2); and this Court having found that it may enter a final order consistent with Article III of the United States Constitution; and this Court having found that venue of this proceeding and this Objection in this district is permissible pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409; and this Court having found that the relief requested in the Objection is in the best 1 Due to the large number of debtors in these chapter 11 cases, for which joint administration has been granted, a complete list of the debtors and the last four digits of their tax identification, registration, or like numbers is not provided herein. A complete list of such information may be obtained on the website of the claims and noticing agent in these chapter 11 cases at www.donlinrecano.com/westmoreland. Westmoreland Coal Company’s service address for the purposes of these chapter 11 cases is 9540 South Maroon Circle, Suite 300, Englewood, Colorado 80112. 2 Capitalized terms used but not otherwise defined herein have the meanings ascribed to them in the Objection.

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interests of the above-captioned WLB Debtors3 and the WMLP Debtors4 (collectively, with the WLB Debtors, the “Debtors”) estates, their creditors, and other parties in interest; and this Court having found that the WLB Liquidating Trust’s notice of the Objection and opportunity for a hearing on the Objection were appropriate under the circumstances and no other notice need be provided; and this Court having reviewed the Objection and the statements in support of the relief requested therein; and this Court having determined that the legal and factual bases set forth in the Objection establish just cause for the relief granted herein; and upon all of the proceedings had before this Court; and after due deliberation and sufficient cause appearing therefor, it is HEREBY ORDERED THAT: 1. The Objection is sustained as set forth herein. 2. Each Modified Claim identified on Exhibit A attached to this Order is modified asset forth on Exhibit A in the column titled “Modified”; provided that the WLB Liquidating Trust maintains the right to object to any Proofs of Claims identified in the “Modified” column on Exhibit A on any applicable grounds. 3. Each No Liability Claim identified on Exhibit B attached to this Order isdisallowed and expunged to the extent set forth on Exhibit B. 4. The Clerk of the Court is authorized and directed to update the claims registermaintained in these Cases to reflect the relief granted in the Order. 5. The WLB Liquidating Trust’s objection to the Objected Claims constitutes aseparate contested matter as contemplated by Bankruptcy Rule 9014. This Order shall be deemed 3 “WLB Debtors” means all Debtors except for Westmoreland Resources GP, LLC, Westmoreland Resource Partners, LP (“WMLP”), and WMLP’s subsidiaries (collectively with WMLP, the “WMLP Debtors”). 4 Specifically, the WMLP Debtors are: (a) WMLP; (b) Westmoreland Kemmerer, LLC; (c) Oxford Mining Company, LLC; (d) Harrison Resources, LLC; (e) Oxford Mining Company-Kentucky, LLC; (f) Daron Coal Company, LLC; (g)Oxford Conesville, LLC; and (h) Westmoreland Kemmerer Fee Coal Holdings, LLC.

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a separate order with respect to each Objected Claim. Any stay of this Order pending appeal by any claimant subject to this Order shall only apply to the contested matter that involves such claimant and shall not act to stay the applicability or finality of this Order with respect to the other contested matters covered hereby. 6. Notwithstanding the relief granted in this Order and any actions taken pursuant tosuch relief, nothing in this Order shall be deemed: (a) an admission as to the validity of any prepetition claim against a Debtor entity; (b) a waiver of the WLB Liquidating Trust’s rights to dispute any prepetition claim on any grounds; (c) a promise or requirement to pay any prepetition claim; (d) an implication or admission that any particular claim is of a type specified or defined in this Objection or any order granting the relief requested by this Objection; (e) a request or authorization to assume any prepetition agreement, contract, or lease pursuant to § 365 of the Bankruptcy Code; or (f) a waiver of the WLB Liquidating Trust’s rights under the Bankruptcy Code or any other applicable law. 7. Notwithstanding Bankruptcy Rule 6004(h), the terms and conditions of this Orderare immediately effective and enforceable upon its entry. 8. The WLB Liquidating Trust is authorized to take all actions necessary to effectuatethe relief granted in this Order in accordance with the Objection. 9. This Court retains exclusive jurisdiction with respect to all matters arising from orrelated to the implementation, interpretation, and enforcement of this Order. DateSd:i g ned: March 16, 2021. Houston, Texas ___ __________________________ DAV__I_D_ _R_. _J_O_N__E_S_ _______________________ UNIDTAEVDI DS TRA. JTOENS EBSA NKRUPTCY JUDGE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE

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Exhibit A

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ECF# STATUS STATUS LIED UNIVERSAL SECURITY 791 / San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $36,029.12 San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $3VICES 59.1 BOX 31001-2374 SADENA, CA 91110-2374 son: Claimed Invoice Number 8317130 was partially paid in the amount of $1,306.82 by payment number 3506074 on 11/9/18. TLER MACHINERY COMPANY 97 / Dakota Westmoreland Unsecured $68,413.80 Dakota Westmoreland Unsecured $3OY DEWITZ 1.1 Corporation Corporation BOX 9559 RGO, ND 58106-9559 son: Claimed Invoice Number 02WO0213725 was paid on 3/29/2019 via payment number 1011635. The Debtor's books and records reflect a remaining open payables balance of $39,614.74 e claimed invoices. TLER MACHINERY COMPANY 99 / Westmoreland Energy, LLC Unsecured $65,156.60 Westmoreland Energy, LLC Unsecured $OY DEWITZ 1.1 BOX 9559 RGO, ND 58106-9559 son: $62,450.04 was paid as part of Invoice # 02WO0212328 via EFT 1006738 dated 2/1/19. NSOLIDATED ELECTRICAL 497 / San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $26,486.61 San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $1TRIBUTORS INC 219.1 5 W 5TH AVENUE NVER, CO 80204 son: Asserted Invoice numbers 2398-756010 ($4,492.08) and 2398-756512 ($124.09) were paid by payment number 3555394 on 12/20/18; Invoice number 2398-756791 ($674.42) was paid ment number 3649589 on 3/8/19; and Invoice number 2398-756838 ($18.51) was paid by payment number 1003517 on 1/03/19. The Debtor's books and records reflect an outstanding payablence of $15,895.69 related to the claimant. -TE DRILLING CO INC 28 / San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $245,762.01 San Juan Coal Company Unsecured $23STIN MOBLEY 1.1 BOX 2773 RMINGTON, NM 87499 son: Asserted invoice # 6669 for $5,854.26 was paid via EFT #998795 on 11/16/18. TE ELECTRIC SUPPLY CO INC 56 / Buckingham Coal Company, Unsecured $65,987.52 Buckingham Coal Company, Unsecured $5K VANDERKRAATS 4.1 LLC LLC 0 2ND AVE NTINGTON, WV 25703

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Exhibit B

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCEBBY LEE YATES 12/10/2018 Westmoreland Coal 666 $ 809.00* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th BOX 2324 Company claimant's Workers' Compensation was approved and seSE, VA 24293 a Full/Final basis on 2/28/2012. . WRIGHT 12/6/2018 Westmoreland Coal 485 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel BROWN STREET Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountPALACHIA, VA2 4216 to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitieasserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers America ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting docume attached to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify which UMWA claim this claimant is associated. YDE R. BLEVINS 12/10/2018 Westmoreland Coal 607 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel 9 CAVE SPRINGS RD. Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountYDEN, VA2 4243 to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitieasserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers America ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting docume attached to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify which UMWA claim this claimant is associated. NNY PUCKETT 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 854 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. ThUNTAIN STATE JUSTICE, INC. Company claimant has an awarded Federal Black Lung claim for MUEL B. PETSONK, ESQ. the benefits are paid by the Department of Labor. PRINCE STREET CKLEY, WV 25801 NNIS L MITCHELL 12/11/2018 Westmoreland Coal 1017 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel 7TH AVE NW Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountWMAN, ND 58623 to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities assthe claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated.

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCERL J. OSBORNE 12/10/2018 Westmoreland Coal 678 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th BOX 1344 Company claimant has approved "No Lost Time" claims and is recTE CITY, VA2 4251 medical benefits. RY G. ANDERSEN 12/3/2018 Westmoreland Coal 347 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel 7TH AVE. NW Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountWMAN, ND 58623 to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities assthe claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated. RRY RICHMOND 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 1038 $ 2,289.11* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th 0 UPPER MUD RIVER RD Company benefits related to the claim are paid by the state of WesURLOCKVILLE, WV 25565 Virginia. RMAN W KELLY 12/11/2018 Westmoreland Coal 1019 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel HOBERT ESTES RD Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountNCASTER, KY 40444 to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities assthe claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated. CK C. THOMAS 12/3/2018 Westmoreland Coal 345 $ 20,000.00 No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th. BOX 782 Company benefits related to the claim are paid by the state of WesAL CITY, WV 25823 Virginia. MES W. BARKER 12/6/2018 Westmoreland Coal 486 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th 5 MAIN AVE. WEST Company claimant has four inactive Workers' Compensation clai STONE GAP, VA2 4219 which he was not granted an indemnity award.

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCEHN SAMUEL MARTIN 12/4/2018 Westmoreland Coal 372 $ 660.10* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. ThOLET P. MARTIN Company Federal Black Lung widow benefits asserted in this clai 8 SMITH ROAD paid by the Department of Labor. MILTON, OH 45013 MATSU SOUTHWEST 12/12/2018 San Juan Coal Company 899 $ 156,034.67 This claim has been satisfied in connection with the DeMATSU EQUIPMENT COMPANY assumption of the underlying contract. Per Article V Se 6 SOUTH DISTRIBUTION DRIVE of the WLB Plan, “all liabilities reflected in the SchedulLT LAKE CITY, UT8 4104 any Proof of Claim filed with respect to an Executory C or Unexpired Lease that has been assumed shall be dee disallowed and expunged, without further notice to or a order, or approval of the Bankruptcy Court.” DA B. MCCLURE 12/6/2018 Westmoreland Coal 476 $ 1,161.87* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th. BOX 62 Company claimant was granted lifetime dependent benefits under LLENS, WV 25882-0062 black lung award. RY MAYDELENE WRISTON 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 936 $ 763.02* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th TIMBER RIDGE DR Company benefits related to the claim are paid by the state of WesCKLEY, WV 25801 Virginia. NING AND MINERALS DIVISION 11/26/2018 San Juan Coal Company 160 Undetermined* This claim is filed as a contingent and unliquidated clai ENERGY MINERALS AND NATURAL RESOURCES asserting potential violations of a permit condition. The AL MINE RECLAMATION PROGRAM / MMD books and records do not reflect any such liabilities. Th 0 SOUTH ST FRANCIS DR is not aware of any reasons, conditions, or violations for NTA FE, NM 87505 the Mining and Minerals Division would have a valid cl NTANA DEPT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY 4/8/2019 Westmoreland Coal 1352 $ 9,762.50 The reorganized Debtors have reached out to the claima LYNN H BUTLER Company supporting documentation and have not received a respoSCH BLACKWELL LLP liabilities exist on the Debtor's books and records in rela CONGRESS AVE STE 1400 the asserted violations. STIN, TX 78701

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCEUNTAIN STATE JUSTICE, INC. 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 849 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. ThMUEL B. PETSONK ESQ. Company asserts fully unliquidated amounts against the Debtor in PRINCE STREET to "attorney fees and costs" related to federal black lungCKLEY, WV 25801 benefits. The Debtor's books and records do not reflect a outstanding amounts owed to the claimant. UNTAIN STATE JUSTICE, INC. 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 850 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. ThMUEL B. PETSONK ESQ. Company asserts fully unliquidated amounts against the Debtor in PRINCE STREET to "attorney fees and costs" related to federal black lungCKLEY, WV 25801 benefits. The Debtor's books and records do not reflect a outstanding amounts owed to the claimant. UNTAIN STATE JUSTICE, INC. 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 851 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. ThMUEL B. PETSONK ESQ. Company asserts fully unliquidated amounts against the Debtor in PRINCE STREET to "attorney fees and costs" related to federal black lungCKLEY, WV 25801 benefits. The Debtor's books and records do not reflect a outstanding amounts owed to the claimant. CAR F. PERDUE 12/10/2018 Westmoreland Coal 608 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel CORNELL A. PERDUE Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amount BOX 143 to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities assRVEYOR, WV 25932 the claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated. ILLIP M. HUFF 12/5/2018 Westmoreland Coal 436 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel HUFF CABIN DRIVE Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountNNINGTON GAP, VA2 4277 to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitieasserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers America ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting docume attached to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify which UMWA claim this claimant is associated. MMIE G. BROACH 12/11/2018 Westmoreland Coal 663 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records. Th 3RD AVE. E Company is unable to locate any record of Workers' Compensatio STONE GAP, VA2 4219 related to the claimant.

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCEMUEL B. JESSEE 12/4/2018 Westmoreland Coal 332 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel LEE STREET Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountPALACHIA, VA2 4216 to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitieasserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers America ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting docume attached to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify which UMWA claim this claimant is associated. UDER, MILLER & ASSOCIATES 11/8/2018 San Juan Coal Company S00968 $ 16,957.34 This claim has been satisfied in connection with the De W BROADWAY assumption of the underlying contract. Per Article V SeRMINGTON, NM 87401 of the WLB Plan, “all liabilities reflected in the Schedulany Proof of Claim Filed with respect to an Executory C or Unexpired Lease that has been assumed shall be dee disallowed and expunged, without further notice to or a order, or approval of the Bankruptcy Court.” BIL M. HANNAH 12/12/2018 Westmoreland Coal 1070 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel MESSENGER LAW FIRM, P.C. Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountCHAEL S. MESSENGER to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities ass NO. 5TH STREET the claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ERMOPOLIS, WY 82443 ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated. ERESA L PARAVECCHIO SURVIVING SPOUSE 12/4/2018 Westmoreland Coal 290 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel JIM N PARAVECCHIO Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountMES R PARAVECCHIO to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitie39 COPPERMINE SQ asserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers NSDOWNE, VA 20176 America. YMON MCKINNEY 12/7/2018 Westmoreland Coal 510 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel SHIRLEY J. MCKINNEY Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amount BOX 712 to retiree medical benefits, is duplicative of the liabilitieLLENS, WV 25882 asserted in the claims filed by the United Mine Workers America ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting docume attached to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify which UMWA claim this claimant is associated.

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DATE ME FILED DEBTOR CLAIM # CLAIM AMOUNT REASON FOR DISALLOWANCELLIAM RAY SMITH 12/3/2018 Westmoreland Coal 296 Undetermined* No liability exists on the Debtor's books and records rel HIPSHIRE HOLLOW RD Company this claimant. This claim, asserting unliquidated amountGERSVILLE, TX 37857 to employee benefits, is duplicative of the liabilities assthe claims filed by the United Mine Workers of Americ ("UMWA"). Due to lack of supporting documentation a to the claim, the Debtor is not able to identify with whic UMWA claim this claimant is associated. TOTAL $ 208,437.61*