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Pittsburgh Region Cancer Risk Is Among Highest In The Nation

Pittsburgh region has cancer risk among the highest in the nation caused by hazardous air pollution.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/21/2013

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City Gets Advice On Airport Gas Drilling

Officials from Consol Energy Inc. and Pittsburgh International Airport went to Texas in May to seek advice on gas drilling deals, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Sunday.

08/25/2013

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Grassroots Effort Working To Fight Fracking In Allegheny County Parks

There’s 12,000 acres in nine Allegheny County parks that 11 million people visit each year.

08/20/2013

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Marcellus Shale Hour 7-9-13

Matt Pitzarella hosted the Marcellus Shale Hour with Robert Mangino, they were joined by Steve Everley of American Solutions and Steve Forde of the Marcellus Shale Coalition.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/09/2013

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Obama Speech Praises Natural Gas Fracking Boom

President Barack Obama’s Climate Change speech praised renewable energy, conservation – and fracking for natural gas.

KDKA-TV–06/27/2013

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Gasland Film Premiere In Pittsburgh

A new movie focusing on the dangers of natural gas drilling in Pennsylvania will air on HBO July 8, but Pittsburghers can catch a free showing at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial in Oakland on June 20.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/16/2013

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Heinz Endowments Funding Fracking Foes And Backers

In the fierce debates over the safety of fracking for natural gas, one group is giving both sides a chance to make their points.

06/02/2013

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Local Effects Of Heritage Destruction & Fracking

Chris Moore was joined by Linda Three Crows Meadowcroft, Edie Ehlert, Wanda Guthrie, and Melinda Troutman to talk about the negative effects of fracking on Sunday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/14/2013

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Marcellus Shale Hour: March 5, 2013

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino is joined by Mark Windle on this edition of the Range Resources Marcellus Shale Hour.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/05/2013

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Airport Signs Off On Marcellus Drilling Deal With Consol Energy

Marcellus Shale drilling adjacent and under Pittsburgh International Airport moved a step closer to reality on Friday, as members of Airport Authority voted unanimously to support a deal with Consol Energy.

02/08/2013

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The Marcellus Shale Hour: Liquefied Natural Gas

Range Resources Spokesman Matt Pitzarella and KDKA’s Robert Mangino discussed the newest information on liquefied natural gas exporting in Pennsylvania.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/05/2013

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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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EPA Report On Fracking Won’t Address Contamination Stats

An ongoing U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study on natural gas drilling and its potential for groundwater contamination has gotten tentative praise so far from both industry and environmental groups.

01/06/2013

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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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Ohio Officials Putting In Place Earthquake Preparedness Plans

There were 11 earthquakes in eastern Ohio in 2011. Most of them were not very powerful and caused little damage, but some people are asking about emergency plans if a major quake hits the area.

01/04/2012

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