PWSA Acting Director Speaks Out On Lead Testing, Line ReplacementThe Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority tested 100 at-risk homes and several exceeded the federal allowable limit for lead.
DEP Demands Action From PWSA After Tests Show Dangerous Lead Levels In Some HomesLead in the water has been a nationwide concern since the contamination in Flint, Michigan.
State Fines 2 Health Systems For Illegally Dumping WasteThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has fined two health systems for illegally dumping medical waste in a landfill.
State Investigating 2 Quakes Near Pennsylvania Fracking SiteThe state Department of Environmental Protection is investigating whether fracking contributed to two small earthquakes near a western Pennsylvania drilling operation.
PWSA Cited, Accused Of Making Unauthorized Change To Lead Treatment ProcessPeople have been focusing on the issue of lead in drinking water since the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
Company, State Working To Bring Well Sites Into ComplianceAn oil and gas operator says it's trying to bring dozens of its Pennsylvania drilling sites into compliance with environmental laws.
Oil Spill In West Virginia Creek Raises ConcernsEnvironmental regulators are looking into an oil spill in a northern West Virginia creek.
Popular Washington Co. Recreation Spot Could Soon Become Big Empty HoleSome local avid outdoorsmen know the fight to preserve a century-old landmark is going to take a new-age approach.
State Officials Unsure What Caused New Castle's 'Cat Urine' SmellEnvironmental officials can't explain why residents of one city thought part of their town smelled like cat urine last year.
DEP Urging Communities, Residents To Compost, Mulch Fall LeavesThe leaves are everywhere - yards, parks, streets and sidewalks.
Smog Component Spike Triggers Pittsburgh Air Quality AlertThe state has issued an air quality alert for the Pittsburgh area, saying clear, warm conditions will spike levels of a key smog component.
Upper St. Clair Baseball Field Closed Due To Mine SubsidenceA baseball field in Upper St. Clair could remain closed for the summer due to a mine subsidence.
Experts: Runoff From Abandoned Mines Is Killing Pa.'s WaterwaysEvery time we have a heavy rain in Monroeville, a foul and mysterious liquid spills out of a culvert and collects in an ominous pool of foam and unnatural blue. Then, it flows into a once pristine stream through Wilkins Township and Turtle Creek and into the Mon River.
DEP Taking Public Comments On Kuhn’s Landfill Site In Beaver Co.The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection hosted a public hearing Tuesday evening for people in Darlington Township, Beaver County.
Mysterious Explosions-Like Sounds Put Jefferson Hills On EdgePolice in Jefferson Hills are trying to figure out if someone set off homemade explosive devices near the Washington County line.