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.

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.

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.

Fracking protests held


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

$70M project planned

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

Gas plant nearly built

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

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 …

Hubbard plant plans expansion

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

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 proposed

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

Texas company has local partner

A Youngstown manufacturer has partnered with a Texas based company to supply parts to the oil and natural gas industry.

County hears well complaints

Residents from a mobile home park in Warren addressed Trumbull County Commissioners Wednesday asking them to look into noise and emission co…

Gas boom spikes business

The oil and gas industry is changing the local economy and Bessemer Concrete in Petersburg is seeing first-hand the upswing in business.

Hagan backs gas tax

State Rep. Bob Hagan has introduced a bill that would add a severance tax on oil, natural gas and condensate extracted from horizontal drill…