Guest column/Democracy denied at oil, gas commission meeting

Herald-Star Sep 29, 2023 RANDI POKLADNIK On Sept. 18, about 75 Ohio citizens traveled from all over the state to attend the Oil and Gas Land Management Commission meeting. The meeting was to decide if thousands of acres… Read More

Suggested Readings for October 2023

MOVCA Selected Media Postings September 2023 Compiled by Cindy Taylor Available on WTAP: September 19, 2023 News article by Chase Campbell   Text and video  [Sean O’Leary (ORVI) is interviewed] “Plans for Omnis Fuel Technologies Graphite Production Raise Concerns”… Read More

Climate Corner: The future is NOW!

Sep 30, 2023 Linda Eve Seth “The dog days of summer are not just barking, they are biting.” — U.N. Sec. Gen. Antonio Guterres *** Global climate change is not a future problem. Effects that scientists have… Read More

Climate Corner: With ‘friends’ like these…

Sep 23, 2023 Eric Engle As a Mon Power ratepayer, I have to say I’m really tired of being on the hook for the refusal of the powers that be in West Virginia to move on from… Read More

Climate Corner: Beyond shopping bags

News & Sentinel Sep 16, 2023 Jean Ambrose After a month of climate-induced catastrophes across the world–so called “thousand year” floods in eight countries in just the past eleven days! –I’ve been feeling as though my efforts to… Read More

Climate Corner: Human stories amid our changing climate

Sep 9, 2023 Rebecca Phillips (Photo Provided) This column often focuses on facts and figures, and those are important, but today I want to share stories from the front lines of climate change. We in the Mid-Ohio… Read More

Suggested Readings for September 2023

MOVCA Selected Media Postings August 2023 (and a few articles omitted from last report) Compiled by Cindy Taylor Appearing online in The Marietta Times: August 10, 2023 Local News article  by Nancy Taylor, Staff Reporter. Article also in… Read More

The Teflon Time Machine – from the Manhattan Project to the Mid-Ohio Valley

Sep 2, 2023 Callie Lyons The years between World War I and World War II were full of innovation, technological advances, and scientific growth. Many modern inventions — or the perfection of modern inventions — take root… Read More