Department Of Environmental Protection
It was the first full day on the Allegheny River for boaters this holiday weekend, but for some an unwelcome sight spoiled the day.
Last year, Doug Caldwell paid $15,000 for a wind turbine to supply electrical power to his home, but today, all he has to show for it is a concrete pad and cement cylinder.
Progress is not going over well with some of the residents of Hanover Township in Washington County. A sewer line is being installed to replace septic tanks and the move is upsetting some people.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Secretary Michael Krancer about gas shortage relief.
Dave Milko says it began as a hole about the size of a basketball, but now that hole has expanded into a 25-foot deep crack that runs in the alley behind his home and several others in North Versailles.
The Department of Environmental Protection has been called out to North Versailles for a deep crack that opened up near several homes.
Environmental contractors have quite a mess on their hands in Shippingport, Beaver County. An unknown amount of diesel fuel spilled from a pipeline on a hillside that burst around 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
There are new concerns about the level of treatment for waste water from Marcellus Shale drilling.
The state tested for radioactivity in seven rivers and creeks downstream from plants that treat drilling wastewater. In each case, the DEP found that readings for radioactive material were at or below safe water standards.
AVELLA (KDKA) — Three workers are hospitalized following a natural gas well fire in Washington County that sent flames shooting into the air last night. The explosion happened shortly before 6:30 p.m. in Avella at […]
AVELLA (KDKA) — Smoke billowed and flames burned for about three hours Wednesday night following the sounds of a large explosion at the site of a natural gas well in Washington County. It was around […]