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Drilling

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Corbett OKs More Drilling Beneath State Lands

Governor Tom Corbett has followed through on his previously stated intention to allow more natural gas drilling below Pennsylvania state parks and forests.

05/23/2014

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Corbett Forces Pa. State Forests Chief To Resign

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources secretary resigned at the governor’s request Thursday, but the reason was not immediately disclosed.

06/14/2013

Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley speaks to reporters after Friday's meeting (Credit: Tony Romeo, KYW Newsradio)

Imposing Impact Fees Just One Of Many Marcellus Shale Recommendations Approved

Imposing impact fees is among the dozens of recommendations approved Friday by Governor Corbett’s Marcellus Shale Commission on a wide range issues related to natural gas drilling.

07/16/2011

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Arguments About Extracting Natural Gas From The Marcellus Shale Region Heat Up

Conversations about extracting natural gas from the Marcellus Shale region often turn on taxes, jobs and potential pollution. But KYW’s John Ostapkovich talked with a drilling foe whose main concern is tourism.

07/02/2011

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Gas Drilling Pushes Susquehanna To Top Of “Most Endangered” List

The group says natural gas extraction poses two potential threats: the soup of toxic chemicals and the huge amount of water pumped down wells so natural gas comes up.

05/17/2011

Stigall Show Log 5.6.11

Chris breaks down Carl Lewis’ latest court victory and the controversy now surrounding the President’s decision not to release the photo of a dead Osama bin Laden. He talks to Steve Butler about commodities and jobs for Finance Friday and Beasley Reece about tonight’s Flyers-Bruins game and the Phillies-Braves series this weekend.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/06/2011

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Governor Corbett Discusses Compensation For Communities Affected By Natural Gas Drilling

Governor Corbett says he’s willing to discuss ways to compensate local Pennsylvania communities affected by natural gas drilling, but he remains opposed to any state-level tax on gas extraction.

03/27/2011

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DRBC Extends Comment Period For Gas Drilling Rules

The agency that oversees water quality in the four-state Delaware River basin says it will give people more time to submit written comments on proposed regulations for natural gas drilling.

03/02/2011

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