Shale meeting

Educators attend forum

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

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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.

Community Bill of Rights

Fracking bill headed for ballot

Supporters who want to pass a Community Bill of Rights in Youngstown are trying to get the issue back on the ballot in November.

Warren fracking protest

Fracking protests held

Update

Hydraulic fracturing protestors and supporters rallied on Courthouse Square in Warren Monday.

Shale Drilling

$70M project planned

An energy company is planning to build a $70 million midstream oil storage and rail-loading terminal in Lordstown.

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Gas plant nearly built

The massive natural gas processing plant under construction in Columbiana County is nearly finished.

Shale Drilling

Drinking water safe in fracking

A landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, shows no evidence that chemicals from the natural gas drilling process moved …

VEC expansion in Hubbard

Hubbard plant plans expansion

Hubbard has approved a tax abatement to aid in a nearly $2.5 million expansion of a pipe fabrication plant.

shale

Attorney aids landowners

A Howland attorney feels many oil and gas companies abandoned leases from the oil and gas boom of the 1970s and 1980s, and landowners should…

Gas pipeline

Gas pipeline proposed

A 1,100-mile oil transmission line from the Shenango Valley through West Virginia has been proposed.