WOSU News Archives For: December 31, 2011

After Earthquakes Brine Disposal at NE Ohio Injection Well Halted

Marcellus Shale Drillinig Rig in Pennsylvania
Marcellus Shale Drilling Rig in Pennsylvania
7:24AM
December
31, 2011

The owner of a northeast Ohio fluid injection well has agreed to stop injecting brine used in drilling after a series of earthquakes were reported in the area. The Ohio Natural Resources department announced the agreement with Northstar Disposal Services.

New Congressional Map Draws New Candidates

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The new congressional map has prompted additional candidates to run.
7:17AM
December
31, 2011

The new congressional map has prompted additional candidates to jump into Central Ohio races for congress.