Fitzgerald: Much Of The Deer Lakes Park Drilling Money To Go To County ParksA chorus of frogs echoed across the waters of Deer Lakes Park Wednesday, heralding a perfect day to fish or walk.
County Council Approves Drilling Under Deer Lakes ParkThe Allegheny County Council has voted to approve a deal to drill for natural gas under Deer Lakes Park.
Increased Marcellus Shale Drilling Has Local Officials Worried About Safety The number of trains and tanker trucks hauling highly explosive by-products from drilling through local towns has increased exponentially.
US Dept. Of Energy Welcomes Openness In Fracking Procedures The US Department of Energy said Friday that it welcomes the decision by an oil and gas industry supplier to disclose all chemicals in hydraulic fracturing fluid.
Drilling Under Schools, Parks Working In Parts Of Washington Co.When the Mars School Board voted the idea down, it drew applause.
Controversy Over Fracking At Deer Lakes ContinuesAs the fracking at Deer Lakes public hearings wind down, the Allegheny County Council has to make a decision on what to do.
Group Fighting Against Drilling Contract For Deer Lakes ParkOne anti-fracking group says drillers are targeting Pennsylvania’s county parks.
Range Resources Issued Violation For Leaking ImpoundmentOfficials are investigating after a Range Resources impoundment started leaking.
Ohio Geologists Link Earthquake Activity To FrackingState geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquake activity in the Marcellus Shale basin to hydraulic fracturing, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for drilling limits in the interest of public health.
New Program Teaches Eighth Graders About Shale Gas Industry JobsThey’re still in eighth grade, but the shale gas industry says they’re not too young to start thinking about the future.
Deal Collapses To Preserve Pristine Land In Richland Twp.For years it was an eyesore in Richland Township, rusting greenhouses on the site of the former Pittsburgh Cut Flowers.
Columbia Gas Bills To Rise Despite Stable Gas SuppliesIn television ads, Columbia Gas is telling customers about an upgrade in its natural gas pipelines across Pennsylvania.
Mars Area School Board Rejects $1 Mil Drilling DealThe Mars Area School board has rejected a lease with Rex Energy to conduct underground gas and oil drilling on school property.
More Remains Found At Greene Co. Well Fire SiteA coroner says he and a team of anthropology students have recovered what they believe to be more fragmented remains of a worker who was killed when a southwestern Pennsylvania natural gas well exploded last month.
Bobtown Pizza Shop Getting National Attention Over Coupon ControversyNatives in the rural area of Bobtown say a simple gesture has snowballed out of control.