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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) - The Adirondack 46ers are considering scrapping the tradition of letter-writing to document climbs necessary for membership. The group has always required people to send journal entries to the club historian documenting their...
NEWCOMB, N.Y. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation has agreed to start repairs on a main Adirondack highway after frustrated local officials and residents posted a video plea on YouTube. The towns of Newcomb and Long Lake started a letter-...
TUNKHANNOCK, Pa. (AP) - State environmental officials say gas drilling can resume at a northeastern Pennsylvania site where thousands of gallons of fracking fluid spilled. Carrizo Oil and Gas says it received permission from the Department of...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A broad coalition of environmental and public interest groups lists a fracking moratorium, solar energy and climate change as top priorities for the rest of the legislative session in Albany. Environmental Advocates and other...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - An impact fee from drilling for natural gas, or fracking, in Pennsylvania generated $198 million in 2012, about the same it raised the prior year. The figures released Thursday were announced a few days after the annual...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett's administration will review the practices of companies named in a grand jury report that led to charges against six men as part of an alleged "pay to play" scheme at the Pennsylvania Turnpike...