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Man Found Dead In Clairton Home

Police are investigating after a man was found dead Wednesday at his home in Clairton.

02/12/2014

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett

Gov. Corbett Discusses Winter Weather, Gas Drilling & More

Gov. Tom Corbett came to the KDKA Radio studios Wednesday to answer questions from Morning Show hosts Larry Richert and John Shumway as well as questions from callers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/12/2014

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Officials Investigating Cause Of Fire At Greene Co. Gas Well

A Department of Environmental Protection spokesman says today’s gas well explosion is the first serious Marcellus shale well blowout in our region.

02/11/2014

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Former Mayor Ravenstahl To Consult With Drilling Firms

Former Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has formed a self-named firm, Ravco Consulting, with a single employee: himself.

01/31/2014

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Local Town’s Drilling Ordinances Questioned

These are boom times for shale gas exploration but towns and municipalities like South Fayette Township are concerned that it should be controlled and limited, adopting zoning ordinances that would keep drilling away from schools and residential areas.

01/13/2014

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Extreme Cold Also Posing Challenges For Utility Crews

Utility crews throughout the region have their work cut out for them as the extreme cold continues to pose challenges.

01/07/2014

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State Utility Agency Has A Black Friday Way To Save

Pennsylvania’s public utility regulators have an idea to save money on Black Friday.

11/29/2013

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Friends, Neighbors Come Together To Rebuild After W.Va. Explosion

West Virginia authorities are trying to find the source of a natural gas explosion that destroyed a home on Elderville Road near Follansbee Friday, killing 13-year-old Hannah Mozingo and injuring her mother, father and sister.

10/12/2013

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4th Annual “Odyssey Day” Explores Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Dozens of alternative fuel vehicles were on display today and it was all part of an event called “Odyssey Day.”

10/11/2013

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Can Alternative Fuel Boost The Economy?

Rob Pratte was joined by Rick Price from ProGas and Dave Dudo from BeeMac Trucking to discuss the upcoming Odyssey alternative fuel event.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/06/2013

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Officials Say Airport Drilling Won’t Interfere With Flights

The planes will continue to take off and land at Pittsburgh International Airport — but they’ll have company.

08/27/2013

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City Gets Advice On International Airport Gas Drilling

Representatives from the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport say deals to allow natural gas drilling can be beneficial, but they aren’t always quick.

08/25/2013

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Budget Cuts Threaten Local Energy Lab

The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), with two big facilities in South Park and Morgantown, is not well-known, but — working with local universities — it’s America’s fossil fuel research lab.

08/21/2013

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Marcellus Shale Fuels Job Creation In Pa.

Matt Pittzarella of Range Resources joined KDKA’S Robert Mangino to discuss the steady job growth within the Marcellus Shale industry.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/13/2013

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Range Resources Purchases 180 Natural Gas Vehicles

Matt Pittzarella of Range Resources joined KDKA’s Robert Mangino, to discuss the recent purchase Range Resources made for 180 natural gas powered vehicles.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/07/2013

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