Shale Playhttp://www.shaleplayohiovalley.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 26 Feb 2015 19:23:41 EDTThu, 26 Feb 2015 19:23:41 EDT in oil prices leaves roughnecks at loose ends's Note: This is an AP Member Exchange shared by The Dallas Morning News DALLAS (AP) - The drive from Ken Mercer's home in Tennessee to the oil fields of western North Dakota takes 20 hours if you drive straight through.Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTOhio Drilling Law Trumps Local CLAIRSVILLE - By a 4-3 vote, Ohio Supreme Court justices decided Tuesday that cities, townships and counties cannot impose regulations on oil and natural gas drillers, effectively overruling any local fracking bans passed throughout the state.Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTReport offers options for new fracking rules in Michigan CITY, Mich.Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTCongressional Democrats seek to step up fracking oversight (AP) - Democrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste, citing continuing public concern about the potential environmental and health...Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTGreenHunter Says Oilfield Waste Will Be Shipped in Wheeling - Environmentalists from Cincinnati, Columbus and Pittsburgh are joining the Wheeling Water Warriors in asking the Coast Guard to stop GreenHunter Resources from barging frack wastewater on the Ohio River.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT