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$30 million in funding ready for H2Ohio farmers

Farmers in some northwest Ohio counties can get funding to help reduce agricultural runoff and keep algal blooms out of Lake Erie, according to...

DeWine’s leadership role with key Appalachian group welcome news around Ohio

Just how important is the Appalachian Regional Commission? There’s an old line that Andy Kuhn believes sums it all up: “A toilet doesn't flush in...

Meet the candidates vying for an influential utilities commission seat

One is a lawyer for a public utility in Northern Michigan. Another is a private consultant who assists utility companies in building solar and...

U.S. House votes to crack down on toxic chemicals; Trump threatens...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted Friday to pass a comprehensive legislative package that would crack down on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, a class...

Brown, Portman boast support of new trade agreement

Ohio’s U.S. Senators gave their input on a new trade agreement approved by the Senate Finance Committee this week. Both U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and...

Future of state utilities commission hinges on selection of new commissioner

The direction of an unheralded, but important agency tasked with regulating Ohio’s utility services may be determined by the upcoming selection of a new...

Search for contractors continues Ohio’s orphan oil and gas plugging efforts

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is starting a new phase of a process to address idle and orphan oil and gas wells. As part...

Ohio sets new quarterly records for oil and natural gas production

During the third quarter of 2019, Ohio's horizontal shale wells produced more than 7.2 million barrels of oil and 674 billion cubic feet of...

‘Real rush’ of Trump rules expected ahead of 2020 election

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is preparing to finalize a host of high-profile rules in 2020, including policies that will impact everything from auto...

Latest ODNR gun range project to cost $9 million in upgrades

State cost tops $2.2 million toward more shooting positions, environmental work The state is spending more than $2.2 million to renovate and upgrade a shooting...
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