Sierra Club http://wcbe.org en Document Shows Influence Oil And Gas Drillers Have On State Lawmakers, Policy http://wcbe.org/post/document-shows-influence-oil-and-gas-drillers-have-state-lawmakers-policy <p><span lang="EN">An environmental group has discovered a controversial plan by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources to tackle oil and gas drilling issues. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:46:03 +0000 Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio 51315 at http://wcbe.org Document Shows Influence Oil And Gas Drillers Have On State Lawmakers, Policy WVA Spill Raising Concerns About One Happening In Ohio http://wcbe.org/post/wva-spill-raising-concerns-about-one-happening-ohio <p><span lang="EN">An Associated Press analysis of federal environmental data shows chemicals and waste from the coal industry have tainted hundreds of waterways and groundwater supplies for decades, spoiling private wells, shutting down fishing and rendering streams virtually lifeless. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:16:18 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 49830 at http://wcbe.org FirstEnergy Says Sierra Club Misleading Consumers On Record http://wcbe.org/post/firstenergy-says-sierra-club-misleading-consumers-record <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>The Sierra Club has launched a campaign to discourage Ohioans from buying electricity from the retail arm of Akron-based FirstEnergy. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 23:05:45 +0000 Ohio Public Radio 43372 at http://wcbe.org Environmentalists Sue For Records In Wastewater Disposal Case http://wcbe.org/post/environmentalists-sue-records-wastewater-disposal-case <P><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL><FONT size=3 face=ARIAL>An environmental group seeking documents related to alleged illegal dumping of wastewater from oil and gas drilling into a northeast Ohio storm sewer is suing the state for access to the records.&nbsp; Mon, 16 Sep 2013 21:25:37 +0000 Associated Press 43220 at http://wcbe.org State Settles Sierra Club Lawsuit http://wcbe.org/post/state-settles-sierra-club-lawsuit <P><SPAN lang=EN>The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has paid nearly 9-thousand dollars </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>to the Sierra Club to settle a public records lawsuit. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 11:55:36 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 22282 at http://wcbe.org