Thursday Jul 17
Municipalities pleased with Act 13 ruling
Of the more than 2,500 municipalities in Pennsylvania, four faced challenges to the money they received from Marcellus Shale development since 2012, when the state's Act 13 governing the industry was passed.
Robinson supervisors to vote on application for new Marcellus Shale tank pad
Robinson Township supervisors will soon vote on a conditional use application for a Marcellus Shale tank pad that would be used to store freshwater.
McDonald police arrest three on drug charges
Three people were arrested by McDonald police over the weekend on warrants obtained after the trio reportedly was found with 80 stamp bags of suspected heroin during a traffic stop last month in Robinson Township.
Robinson Township reaches settlement with Range
Robinson Township supervisors on Monday approved a settlement offer proposed by Range Resources regarding two well pad applications that Washington County Judge John DiSalle recently ruled supervisors wrongly denied in February 2013.