Mars Area Parents Mobilizing Against Drilling Under School District PropertyThe rural landscape of western Pennsylvania is peppered with natural gas well rigs. But the rewards and risks of the industry are now being weighed heavily in Mars, Butler County.
Report: Greene Co. Gas Well Missing Worker IdentifiedA worker who has been missing since a gas well in Greene County exploded in a Greene County gas well explosion and fire earlier this month has been identified.
Gas Well Fire Continues To Burn Days After ExplosionThe fire at a Greene County gas well continues to burn, nearly five days after it started.
Man Found Dead In Clairton HomePolice are investigating after a man was found dead Wednesday at his home in Clairton.
Gov. Corbett Discusses Winter Weather, Gas Drilling & MoreGov. 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.
Officials Investigating Cause Of Fire At Greene Co. Gas WellA Department of Environmental Protection spokesman says today’s gas well explosion is the first serious Marcellus shale well blowout in our region.
Former Mayor Ravenstahl To Consult With Drilling FirmsFormer Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl has formed a self-named firm, Ravco Consulting, with a single employee: himself.
Local Town's Drilling Ordinances QuestionedThese 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.
Extreme Cold Also Posing Challenges For Utility CrewsUtility crews throughout the region have their work cut out for them as the extreme cold continues to pose challenges.
State Utility Agency Has A Black Friday Way To SavePennsylvania's public utility regulators have an idea to save money on Black Friday.
Friends, Neighbors Come Together To Rebuild After W.Va. ExplosionWest 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.
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."
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.
Officials Say Airport Drilling Won't Interfere With FlightsThe planes will continue to take off and land at Pittsburgh International Airport -- but they'll have company.
City Gets Advice On International Airport Gas DrillingRepresentatives from the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport say deals to allow natural gas drilling can be beneficial, but they aren't always quick.