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Dimock Fracking

Despite Fracking Concerns, EPA Says Town's Water Is Safe

AP | By MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.24.2012 | Green

Residents of a northeastern Pennsylvania town who say their well water was poisoned by a gas driller are nearing a settlement of their long-running an...

EPA: Water Safe In Dimock, PA

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2012 | Green

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, May 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said drinking water is safe to consume in a small P...

Mixed Water Test Results From Scientists And Feds?

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 05.16.2012 | Green

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Federal environmental regulators said Thursday that well water testing at 11 homes in a northeastern Pennsylvania village where...

Residents With Tainted Wells Receive EPA's First Water Delivery

AP | Posted 01.20.2012 | Green

DIMOCK, Pa. -- A tanker truck has made its first delivery of fresh water to four homes in a northeastern Pennsylvania village where federal regulators...

EPA To Start Sending Water To Town With Tainted Wells

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it will deliver fresh water to four homes in a northeastern Pe...

Health Experts Push EPA To Protect PA Residents With Contaminated Water

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 01.10.2012 | Green

Dimock, Pennsylvania residents may be on the least fun roller-coaster ride ever. For nearly three years, 11 families with tainted water wells in t...

PA Residents With Tainted Water Scramble After Delivery Plans Reportedly Canceled

AP | By MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 01.08.2012 | Green

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency abruptly changed its mind Saturday about delivering fresh water to residents of a northeast...

EPA May Re-Test Town's Water For Fracking Contamination

Reuters | Posted 03.07.2012 | Green

* EPA looking into possible contamination of water in Dimock * Some residents have long said fracking polluted the water * Findings could he...

Judge Refuses To Force Fracking Co. To Give Water To Local Families

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 01.30.2012 | Green

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — Families in a northeastern Pennsylvania village with tainted water wells will have to procure their own water for the first tim...