Saturday Jul 26
1 killed Monroe Co. crash
One Monroe County man was killed and another is in critical condition after a one-vehicle crash on Sylvania-Petersburg Road on Friday evening, according to the Monroe County sheriff.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
ODNR under fire after Monroe County well pad incident
WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio -- A recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency report revealed that the Ohio Department of Natural Resources was absent in the wake of the well pad fire in Monroe County.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
ODNR comes under attack for fire at Monroe County well
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources was strangely absent in the wake of a major natural gas well fire on June 28 in southeast Ohio, critics say.
Teens experience forest work
For the last six weeks, Washington County teens have gotten a taste of the great outdoors and what it means to work for the Wayne National Forest.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Angela Varhola and Matthew Reynolds are engaged
Andrew and Lana Varhola of Belle Valley announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Angela Lynn Varhola, to Matthew Charles Reynolds.
Johnson makes push for REINS
U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, is painfully aware of the damage done by runaway government of the type favored by President Barack Obama.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Governor gets four names from which to choose for Keys judgeship
A Keys committee of attorneys has recommended to Gov. Rick Scott four applicants to replace David Audlin on the Monroe County Circuit Court bench.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Monroe man, 69, killed in gyrocopter crash
Monroe County Sheriff's office reported that Kenneth G. West, 69, took off in a gyrocopter from the Lada Airport in Summerfield Township early Thursday afternoon.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Ohio gas boom pays off for pipeline owners
The operators of one of the longest west-to-east-flowing pipelines in the United States want to begin moving natural gas from Ohio back west, a clear signal that shale deposits here are paying off for some companies.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Independence Day celebrations around the area
The display at Seneca Lake, as well as Charles Mill Lake Park and Tappan Lake Park, begin at dusk July 5. General admission to any of the MWCD lake parks is $5 per vehicle or up to $8 per vehicle for special events such as fireworks.
Explosion investigations continue
State and federal investigations continued Wednesday into last week's explosion at the Belpre area Enviro-Tank Clean, Inc., plant as well as a massive fire that occurred at a Statoil Eisenbarth natural gas well site near Hannibal Saturday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Fire At Ohio Fracking Well Forced Evacuations And Likely Contributed To Fish Kill
An explosive fire at an Ohio fracking well was likely the cause of a chemical leak into a stream that contributed to the death of fish as far as five miles away from the the fire's site, Ohio officials said Monday.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
What's next for Ormet site?
WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio -- People in an around Hannibal are still figuring out what the Ormet Steel Plant sale will mean for the community.
Fish kill reported near Monroe County gas well fire site
WTOV9.com MONROE COUNTY, Ohio - A fish kill is being reported in a creek near the site of a Monroe County gas well that erupted in flames over the weekend.
Statoil reports blaze at Ohio shale well
No injuries were reported when above-ground equipment at a shale reserve area caught fire in Monroe County, Ohio, Norwegian energy company Statoil said.