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Fracking: Too Close to Home

Posted By on May 8, 2014

Rappahannock News, Thursday, May 8, 2014 By Larry Bud Meyer For an obscure drilling technique barely on the nation’s radar two years ago, hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has garnered plenty of attention so far in 2014, pro and con. As the April 30 oil train derailment and explosion in Lynchburg shows for a state seemingly beyond the controversial technique’s reach, fracking is starting to come awfully close to home. The CSX train...

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