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Munroe Falls, the state and drilling interests argue who should have a say in where drilling rigs can dig in
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:43:34 -0800
The courtroom was packed. Nearly twice as much time was allotted. And the Ohio Supreme Court grilled attorneys on all sides in a drilling case that began in Summit County and has environmentalists, communities and corporations nationwide watching closely.
High court hears potentially earth-shaking fracking case
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:25:21 -0800
A case that promises to have major repercussions on the shale-drilling industry in Ohio was heard by the Ohio Supreme Court Wednesday. The case, which pits the city of Munroe Falls against the Beck Energy Corporation, has drawn in a number of Athens County businesses and one county village as "friends of the court" on the side of Munroe Falls.
Ohio justices hear local drilling rules dispute
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:16:23 -0800
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Supreme Court justices vigorously challenged attorneys on Wednesday over the power of state-level oil and gas drilling regulations to supersede local zoning laws.
Court Mulls Drilling Rules
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:26:40 -0800
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio Supreme Court justices vigorously challenged lawyers Wednesday over the power of state-level oil and gas drilling regulations to supersede local zoning laws.
Justices press attorneys on all sides on whether the state or local community -- or both -- have a say in drilling
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:13:34 -0800
Ohio Supreme Court justices have vigorously challenged attorneys over the power of state-level oil and gas drilling regulations to supersede local laws. Their questioning came during arguments today in a case brought by the Akron suburb of Munroe Falls against Beck Energy.
Ohio justices to hear local drilling rules dispute
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:19:38 -0800
Attorneys are ready to argue before Ohio's high court whether state laws regulating oil and gas drilling can trump local restrictions on the practice.
Ohio Supreme Court case over Munroe Falls' drilling laws could impact home rule authority across the state
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:04:44 -0800
Munroe Falls Mayor Frank Larson knows that the outcome for his little town could send ripples across the state. The Supreme Court's ruling could deal another blow to local home rule authority.
The case is about local versus state control over drilling but has broader implications
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:28:43 -0800
Home rule and gas and oil drilling interests will have their day in Ohio’s highest court in Columbus. The state Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Munroe Falls versus Beck Energy case. WKSU’s Tim Rudell has a preview of a case that’s drawn attention nationally.
Cuyahoga Falls boys basketball tops Stow-Munroe Falls in district sectional final
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 19:16:14 -0800
CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio -- The Cuyahoga Falls boys basketball team defeated Stow-Munroe Falls, 48-40, in the Canton District sectional final on Saturday. Josh Ricker paced the Bulldogs, scoring 15 points. Jay Slone and Angelo Cugini pitched in with 13 and 11 points,...
No.11 Stow-Munroe Falls defeats Uniontown Lake in district semifinal
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:05:28 -0800
ALLIANCE, Ohio -- No. 11 Stow-Munroe Falls defeated Uniontown Lake, 55-48, in a Division I Alliance District semifinal on Monday.Chrissie Vaughan led the Bulldogs in scoring with 18 points....