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Experts not surprised by Halcon decision

UPDATE

Bob Rea of Buckeye Mineral Development said Halcon isn’t giving up on the area, but is instead going to spend the next 12 months assessing t…

Kensington gas processing plant

Groups question Ohio permitting

Some environmental groups and eastern Ohio residents say the state is hurrying permits for gas processing plants.

Group releases drilling report

Environment Ohio hopes to educate and push residents to ask officials for a statewide moratorium on fracking.

Niles fracking meeting

Niles repeals Bill of Rights

City council members took the action Wednesday after passing the original law last month in response to fears a well was going to be drilled…

YOUNG conference

Expo focuses on production

The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber is hosting its third annual YOUNG Conference and Expo.

Young Conference

Mixer held ahead of conference

Businesses hoping to cash in on the oil and gas boom in our area will converge on the Covelli Centre Thursday.

Niles fracking lesson

Fracking lesson given in Niles

City council passed the bill of rights as an emergency measure last month to prevent drilling in the city because of fears a well was going …

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Fracking issue heads to ballot

Voters in Youngstown will decide once again in November if they want to allow hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, within the city limits.

D & L Energy

D&L employee pleads guilty

An employee of a Youngstown company whose owner repeatedly ordered him to illegally dump oilfield waste down a storm sewer that fed into the…

Shale Drilling

Gas facility planned

A Dallas-based company said they plan to build an $800 million midstream facility for the oil and gas drilling industry that will serve the …

Crews are doing seismic testing throughout the county, which involves several trucks lining up and vibrating the ground.

Seismic testing under way

Crews are doing seismic testing throughout the county, which involves several trucks lining up and vibrating the ground.

Paving budget

Gas industry paves the way

More roads in Mahoning County will get paved because of the oil and natural gas industry.