The Allegheny Front for the week of

March 2, 2011

News Analysis: Is Radiation From Gas Drilling Wastewater In Our Drinking Water?

The New York Times has done a nine-month review of thousands of documents from the US EPA, state regulators and natural gas drilling comp

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African-American Poets Broaden the Definition of Nature Poetry

Terrance Hayes, a National Book Award winning poet and Pittsburgh resident, talks with The Allegheny Front's Nichole Faina about the

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Organization Offers Free Weatherization Assistance For Low-income Residents

A long cold winter can be especially tough for people with limited incomes.

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Corbett Eases Environmental Provisions on Gas Drilling

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has taken little time to roll back a pair of Rendell administration rules on gas drilling.

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The Allegheny Front for the Week of March 2, 2011

This week on The Allegheny Front, a New York Times investigation uncovers the risk of radioactive radium from drilling wastewater contami

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DEP Employees Off the Hook for $6.5 Million Fine

Four Department of Environmental Protection employees are off the hook for $6.5 million.

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