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Fracking Rallies Planned For Obama’s Cooperstown Visit
Opponents of high-volume hydraulic fracturing are planning to hold a demonstration in Cooperstown in conjunction with President Obama's scheduled visit to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Organizers say they hope to have the rally near the Hall of Fame but the location will be affected by sec…
Coalition Goes To Court To Force Fracking Decision
A Broome County-based group representing landowners is suing New York State over the delay in developing regulations to allow high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.
The Joint Landowners Coalition of New York wants Governor Andrew Cuomo to release records related to his administration'…
Binghamton Ends Appeal Of Drilling Ban Ruling
Binghamton Mayor Richard David says the city has withdrawn its appeal of a state court decision that invalidated a local moratorium on gas drilling and exploration.
David issued a statement Tuesday afternoon announcing he had directed city Corporation Counsel Kenneth Frank to advise the Appellate Div…
Southern Tier Fracking Foes Heading To Albany
People opposed to high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas development in New York are planning to protest during Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address.
Buses from Binghamton and from across the state are expected to bring people to Albany on Wednesday for a rally to coincid…
Pro-Gas Group Blasts New York Moratorium
An energy industry organization has launched an effort to call more attention to New York State's effective moratorium on high-volume hydraulic fracturing.
The Independent Oil and Gas Association is publicizing information it says will show what the state has lost as development of natural gas i…
Broome Fracking Rallies Held As Obama Visits
People on both sides of the fracking controversy gathered in Broome County to express their views as President Barack Obama brought his bus tour to the Binghamton area.
On the Binghamton University campus, hundreds of activists opposed to high-volume hydraulic fracturing held a rally under tight secu…
Binghamton Rallies For And Against Fracking
President Obama is scheduled to be in Broome County Friday and those who support and oppose high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas are ready to rally.
Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has yet to decide on allowing fracking in New York state, is not expected to be with the president during his Bin…
Obama May Hear About Southern Tier Fracking Fight
Supporters and opponents of fracking are expected to turn out to express their views when President Obama visits Broome County.
The president is planning to hold a town hall-style meeting when he's hosted by Binghamton University on Friday...
New York Fracking Foes Question Campaign Donations
Groups fighting fracking in New York state are calling for an investigation into campaign contributions by interests supporting natural gas drilling.
Some members of Citizen Action and the Sierra Club are pointing to a study they say shows more than $14 million was donated by pro-fracking interests t…

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