Drilling

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County Council To Vote On Airport Drilling Contract

A major vote is set Tuesday night at Allegheny County Council.

02/19/2013

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Local Farmers Becoming Marcellus Millionaires

All of his life, Mike Krajacic has coaxed a hard scrabble existence out of this 140-acre dairy farm in Avella, Washington County.

02/18/2013

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Robinson Twp. Residents Upset With Stall On Natural Gas Lease Approvals

For Range Resources and other companies, gas drilling is a booming business in several Washington County towns.

02/11/2013

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Consol To Pay $500 Mil For Airport Drilling Rights

Allegheny County hopes to make around $1 billion with the newly-awarded Consol drilling contract.

02/08/2013

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KDKA Afternoon News: What You Missed

Tuesday marked the 40th Aniversary of Roe vs. Wade and Bill Rehkopf talked to a pair of organizations for their thoughts.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/22/2013

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Bids Open For Airport Drilling

The Allegheny County Airport Authority opened bids Wednesday morning from gas exploration companies vying to drill in Marcellus Shale deposits at two airports.

12/05/2012

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Marcellus Shale Hour: Nov. 27, 2012

President of Washington County Chamber of Commerce Jeff Kotula and KDKA Radio host Robert Mangino discuss poll results of our region on Marcellus Shale and drilling.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/28/2012

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Drilling Possible At Pittsburgh International

Although it was built to be a major hub in airline transportation, much of Pittsburgh International is now an empty shell.

11/27/2012

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Marcellus Shale Hour: September 25, 2012

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino was joined in the studio by Matt Pitzarella of Range Resources for the Marcellus Shale Hour.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/26/2012

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Marcellus Shale Expo: Join Us For A Town Hall Meeting

Join us on October 11 for an expo and town hall meeting at the Western Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Expo.

03/28/2012

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KDKA’s Andy Sheehan Gets Inside Look At Fracking Process

It’s a word few us knew about three years ago, but one that now provokes raw emotion. Fracking is the use of water and chemicals to extract natural gas from shale formations under the ground.

02/14/2012

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Guys From Kehm Oil Talk Oil & Natural Gas

Harry and George Kehm stopped by the studios to talk about the oil business and where it is going and the use of natural gas in the future.

10/08/2011

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Corbett Backs Fees For Natural Gas Drilling In Pa.

Gov. Tom Corbett says he’s adopting some major recommendations of his Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Commission. If the legislature approves, it will include a new impact fee on shale drilling.

10/03/2011

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Peters Twp. Group Wants Referendum To Ban Drilling

Just one day after Peters Township council unanimously voted to let a judge decide whether a referendum to ban natural gas drilling can appear on the November ballot, the township solicitor went to court hoping to block such a referendum.

09/13/2011

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Shale Drilling Has Some Residents Concerned

Alex Lotorto is an organizer with Marcellusprotest.org and he supports a ban on drilling.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/12/2011

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