Judge Again Dismisses Lawsuit Against Middlesex Twp. Fracking OpponentsA judge has again dismissed a lawsuit that landowners filed against people and groups who oppose fracking in a western Pennsylvania township.
Upset Grandparents Use Rocking Chairs To Block Entrance To Gas Drilling SiteWhen you think of grandmothers in rocking chairs, you probably don’t think of them sitting in the rain, singing and rocking as a way of protesting.
Malfunctioning Heating Unit Prompts Evacuations At Mars High SchoolStudents and staff were forced to evacuate Mars Area High School in Butler County when smoke filled the building on Tuesday morning.
1 Dead In Middlesex Twp. Motorcycle CrashOne person is dead after a motorcycle and vehicle collided this afternoon in Butler County.
3 Injured In Middlesex Twp. CrashThree people were hospitalized following an accident this afternoon in Butler County.
Mars Area Parents Mobilizing Against Drilling Under School District PropertyThe rural landscape of western Pennsylvania is peppered with natural gas well rigs. But the rewards and risks of the industry are now being weighed heavily in Mars, Butler County.
Firefighters Investigating Possible Snowglobe FireFire officials are looking into the possibility that a snowglobe may have started a house fire in Middlesex Township.
Man Arrested Following Butler Co. Police Chase, CrashesA police chase suspect was taken into custody following a crash that left another person injured Monday night in Butler County.
Tractor Trailer Crashes Over Hillside Along Route 8An accident involving a tractor trailer sent emergency crews to Butler County this afternoon.
Speeding Traffic Upsets Neighbors Along Old Route 8A local street is being used as a short cut and people who live there say drivers are speeding and in some cases nearly hitting their kids. People who live on Old Route 8 took their concerns to the Middlesex supervisors Wednesday night.
Big Cleanup Ahead For Middlesex Twp. Fire Company The sign outside the Middlesex Township Fire Hall summed it up. "We blew the roof off but we're still fighting."
Powerful Storms Leave Behind Big Mess For Local ResidentsThere’s a big mess to clean up for lots of people today after Thursday's powerful storms left their mark across the area. The storms left a messy trail marking their presence, from downed trees to landslides to tens of thousands of people without power.