Coal magnate, union react to Trump victory

November 22, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. — While coal executives clashed with environmental advocates regarding Republican Donald Trump’s election as the 45th U.S. more »»

EPA Responds to Mandate it Consider Jobs Impact

November 20, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. — The Environmental Protection Agency plans to rely on its Science Advisory Board to satisfy U.S. more »»

Judge considers Ohio authority to regulate injection wells

November 20, 2016 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The operator of a Youngstown-area injection well for fracking wastewater is challenging the authority of Ohio’s oil-and-gas chief to regulate its operations, calling his action... more »»

Chlorine spill could have been catastrophic

November 20, 2016 By MILES LAYTON Shale Play NEW MARTINSVILLE, W.Va. — Two West Virginia University professors contend that August’s chlorine spill on Marshall County was very serious and could have been a lot wor. more »»

Workers recovering from well pad fire

November 19, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play NEW MARTINSVILLE, W.Va. — Stone Energy Corp. spokeswoman Flo Ziegler said three workers burned in the Oct. more »»

Development: Challenges ahead for Project A.S.C.E.N.T.

July 1, 2016 Shale Crescent USA presented itself to the Mid-Ohio Valley last week, beginning a planned economic development drive that boasts 15 oil and natural gas industry partners, four state geological... more »»

Ohio Production Rises As W.Va.’s Falls, Industry Official IS Not Concerned

June 14, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. — West Virginia’s oil and natural gas production dropped from March 2015 to March of this year at the same time production expanded in Ohio, U.S. more »»

$7.4M grant to provide truck driver training to laid off coal miners

June 13, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WEIRTON, W.Va. —Workers who lost their jobs in coal mines or manufacturing industries may qualify for a portion of $7. more »»

Natural Gas Power Plant Set To Come Online In 2018

June 11, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. —In less than two years, 549 megawatts of natural gas-fired electricity are scheduled to come online at the planned $615 million Moundsville Power plant. more »»

After a year, WVU fracking project a 'success'

June 3, 2016 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Those involved in a West Virginia University fracking project are praising its success after the first yea. more »»

Wheeling, Ohio Valley Communities Continue to See Population Decline

May 20, 2016 WHEELING - Of the 55 students who graduated from The Linsly School in 1990, Wheeling Mayor-elect Glenn Elliott believes he is one of only four living in the Friendly City today, as he said most left... more »»

Marcellus ethane is heading to Europe, more pipelines take product from region

April 17, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play MARTINS FERRY, Ohio — Even as officials in Ohio work to attract the $. more »»

Clerks Get Funding To Preserve Records

April 16, 2016 By JOSELYN KING Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. — Funding from the state of West Virginia to preserve government records is on its way to Ohio, Brooke and Marshall counties. Gov. more »»

Coal miners continue opposition to natural gas power plant

April 9, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. — The U.S. more »»

Across the Board Decline in Local Population Estimates

April 8, 2016 By IAN HICKS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. more »»

As coal struggles, W.Va. unemployment remains high

April 8, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. more »»

Solid Waste Authority Chairman Sued

March 25, 2016 By LAUREN MATTHEWS Shale Play NEW MARTINSVILLE, W.Va. more »»

Capito: U.S. Needs Both Coal and Natural Gas

March 16, 2016 By CASEY JUNKINS Shale Play WHEELING, W.Va. — While some coal industry leaders believe natural gas development contributes to the loss of mining jobs, U.S. Sen. more »»

Rep. Johnson sees growth in Ohio Valley’s future

March 14, 2016 By ALAN OLSON Shale Play ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio. more »»



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