After several reports of strong odors of gas in a Washington County clinic, the odor has now been identified. A test at the Smith Township Plaza shows a brief spike in a chemical often used as a solvent.
Robert Mangino was joined in the NewsRadio 1020 KDKA studio by Range Resources’ Matt Pitzarella to talk with Daniel Yergin, author of “The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World.”
The Cornerstone Care Clinic in Burgettstown has been shuttered now for two weeks since the last of incident involving powerful odors sent employees to the exits for the final time.
Join us on October 11 for an expo and town hall meeting at the Western Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Expo.
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.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek speaks to Matt Pitzarella, spokesperson for Range Resources, about the proposed impact fee.
When longtime Washington County residents, the Sickles, received a certified letter from Range Resources, they didn’t know what to think about it.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held today in Washington County to open the new regional headquarters for Range Resources.
Matt Pitzarella, the Director of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs for Range Resources Corporation joined KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek this afternoon to discuss the latest on Marcellus Shale.
This may look like Texas but it’s really Washington County and a whole new class of workers are fast becoming roughnecks and roustabouts on drill sites.
There are growing concerns about the safety of Marcellus Shale drilling in our area. Now, Pennsylvania is considering legislation to put stricter safety requirements on the industry.
Range Resources may not be the exclusive drilling company for Mount Pleasant Township much longer; refusal to allow bunkhouses at drill sites; drilling company claims they need a foremen on-site 24/7
It’s been a tough run for the Marcellus Shale drilling industry, two accidents and allegations in the New York Times that local rivers have been contaminated by radioactivity; but the industry says it will be taking the allegations head on.
MOUNT PLEASANT (KDKA) – Firefighters were called to a natural gas well drilling site in Washington County Tuesday morning for a report of smoke. According to officials at the scene, the incident happened at the […]
SOUTHPOINTE (KDKA) — One of the country’s largest independent natural gas drilling companies broke ground Wednesday on a new facility in Washington County. The new Range Resources complex promises to be one of the area’s […]