shale

Local Facilities Ready for Gas

Getting the oil and gas coming out of the ground to market requires pipelines for shipping and plants for processing the minerals, separatin…

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

ODNR Releases Shale Figures

ODNR said it expects the Utica Shale well production to exceed the yearly output of all of the state’s 51,000 existing conventional wells by…

Ohio Gov. John Ksich will give his State of the State address from Wilmington, Ohio.

Gov. Expected at Exterran Opening

Gov. John Kasich will be part of a ribbon-cutting ceremony tomorrow at Exterran’s new oil and gas treatment equipment fabricating facility i…

Springfield gas processing plant

Gas Plant Moving Forward

Despite reports to the contrary, an executive involved the new natural gas processing plant in Springfield Township said he believes the Uti…

Rob Portman

Boardman Hosts Job Fair

Update

Job seekers will have an opportunity to look for positions in the oil and gas industry in the Valley on Monday.

Soil Remediation

Complaints Made About Company

A woman who owns property near Soil Remediation and Sharon Slag, which are under a criminal probe due to alleged illegal dumping, complained…

Ben Lupo

D&L Appeal Denied

The state Oil and Gas Commission on Thursday denied an appeal by embattled D&L Energy to keep their operations going until the commission ma…

Oil Prospects

Oil Prospects Wane

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources once estimated the Utica Shale under Ohio contained $500 billion in oil reserves. Some companies co…

Soil Remediation

Illegal Dumping Alleged

A Lowellville company is being investigated by state and federal agencies for possible criminal charges and civil penalties regarding allege…

Drilling Noise Complaint

Well Noise Complaints Heard

A woman from Weathersfield Township took her complaints about drilling activity at a well near her home to Trumbull County Commissioners Wed…

Youngstown Charter Amendment

Opposition to Charter Grows

Will the proposed amendment to Youngstown’s City Charter to ban fracking for oil and gas take away the rights of city landowners to control …

Youngstown candidates forum

Candidates Forum Held

Once again, fracking stole the show as citizens asked questions of the candidates and listened to arguments for and against Issue 1, which i…

anti-fracking amendment

Fracking Debate

About 40 people came out Thursday to the Faith Community Covenant Church ready to hear from both sides of the fracking debate: Frack Free Oh…