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…

An application for an oil and gas drill site in Frankling Township, Ohio was received.

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.

Shale meeting

Educators attend forum

Local educators on Wednesday attended the training students for the Jobs of Today and Tomorrow forum.

Natural gas drilling

Shale forum targets students

Future workers who may choose the oil and gas industry are scheduled to attend on Wednesday a “Training Students for the Jobs of Today and T…

Fracking petitions

Fracking issue to appear on ballot

A group looking to put a Community Bill of Rights on the November ballot on Monday delivered enough signatures to the Mahoning County Board …

Bluegrass pipeline open house

Gas pipeline discussed

The proposed Bluegrass Pipeline would carry liquid natural gas from Western Pennsylvania, across Mahoning and Columbiana counties and the en…

NiSource said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland Township.

Company plans to pave roads

NiSource Midstream Services said it will spend $1.5 million to upgrade, resurface and pave several roads in Springfield Township and Poland …

U.S. Petroleum Exploration Inc.

Oil and gas company opens

The ribbon was cut Monday for start-up company U.S. Petroleum Exploration Inc. at its headquarters at 4137 Boardman-Canfield Road.

Columbiana County economy

Fair highlights shale benefits

As the Columbiana County Fair celebrates its 168th year, it is also welcoming the benefits from the oil and gas industry.