Fishers, Boaters Alerted To Invasive Species 'Rock Snot' Discovered In Somerset CountyThe recent confirmation of an invasive species known as "rock snot" in Somerset County has state agencies sending out an alert to fishers and boaters.
Several Pittsburgh-Area Counties Under Drought Watch
KDKA Investigates: Aliquippa Residents Are Fed Up With The Dirty Water, They Want AnswersWhat's going on with the water in Aliquippa?
Westmoreland Co. Hemp Drying Facility Given Notice Of Violation After Neighbors Complain Of OdorThe state Department of Environmental Protection gave a violation notice to a hemp-drying facility in Westmoreland County because of an odor coming from the building.
Pitcairn Propel Evacuated After Fumes Make Multiple Teachers, Students NauseousA local charter school was evacuated when fumes made teachers and students nauseous.
Code Orange Air Quality Alert Issued For Pittsburgh RegionA Code Orange Air Quality Action Day is in effect once again today for the Pittsburgh region.
Code Orange Air Quality Alert Issued For WeekendThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says western Pennsylvania will be under a Code Orange air quality alert over the weekend.
Dirty, Cloudy Creeks Causing Public To Worry About The Water's SafetyThe once clear water in several local creeks is now dirty and cloudy, and the people who live nearby are concerned about their safety.
DEP Orders PWSA To Make Critical Infrastructure ChangesThe state Department of Environmental Protection is requiring the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority to make critical changes.
DEP Issues Warning, Tells Fishermen Not To Eat Fish From Shenango RiverThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is warning fishermen not to eat their catches from the Shenango River.
Pa. Lawmakers Want PUC To Oversee PWSATwo local lawmakers plan to introduce legislation to put the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority under the oversight of the Public Utility Commission.
DEP: No Dangerous Contaminant Found In Mobile Home Park’s Tainted Water SupplyMonday morning saw Pine View Manor residents in Hempfield Township still unable to drink their water.
Pennsylvania Eyes New Fees To Add Drinking-Water InspectorsGov. Tom Wolf's administration says it wants to impose new fees on public water utilities to pay for more inspectors and resolve a federal official's warning it isn't adequately enforcing safe drinking water standards.
Driller's Groundwater Pollution Draws $1.2M FineA Tulsa, Oklahoma-based oil and natural gas exploration company is paying $1.2 million for polluting groundwater supplying five households in southwestern Pennsylvania in 2012.
State Approves Pipeline Across Commonwealth Despite Protests From EnvironmentalistsIt's called the Mariner East 2 Pipeline, a project of Philadelphia-based Sunoco Logistics. And it will run parallel, for the most part, to an existing Mariner East 1 pipeline, through Washington, Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on its way east.