Archives: Oil

Big Fracking Issues: An Update on Promises and Realities

Last week research revealed that a 2011 earthquake in Youngstown, OH could be linked to hydraulic fracturing in that area. Some worry that fracking causes pollution and illness. Others say it’s a safe way to extract natural gas from the earth. We’ll get an update on the debate in Ohio and Pennsylvania, and see if industry promises have come true.

What About Mineral Rights?/ Budget Cuts for Nursing Homes in Ohio

Drilling in Ohio State Parks has been an issue brought to the table in state legislation, but what is the news about mineral rights? Then, we’ll discuss the effects of budget cuts for nursing homes in Ohio.