News Wrap-up for Conestoga Drill Rig Shut-Down

Monday's drill rig shutdown in Conestoga was a powerful enough story to make waves across local, environmental and state news outlets throughout the week.  A small AP brief made the round in online publications across the country. Below is an incomplete compilation of the articles about Monday's nonviolent land protection action.  

Local / Lancaster County:

Lancaster Online Article - 8 protesters charged with trespassing at Conestoga Township pipeline site 

WGAL Story - Native Americans protest pipeline in Lancaster County, some arrested 

FOX43 - Pipeline protest holds up natural gas drilling project in Conestoga Township 

CBS 21 - Pipeline Protesters Arrested ABC27 - 8 arrested at pipeline protest in Lancaster County

State articles:

NPR State Impact Story 1/5 - 8 protestors arrested at pipeline testing site in Lancaster County 

Philly.com (wgal repost) 

PennLive - 8 arrested during pipeline protest in Lancaster County 

York Daily Record - 8 charged in protest of planned gas pipeline in Lancaster Co. 

NBC 10 Philly - AP Story

National articles:

Park Forest, Illinois - E-News Enforcing the 'Will of the People,' Dozens of Pipeline Protesters Halt Operations in Pennsylvania 

Greenwich Time- AP Story 

Youngstown Ohio, - AP Story 

Houston Chronicle - AP Story 

NJ Herald - AP Story 

SF Chronicle - AP Story

 Columbus, Indiana - AP Story 

Greenfield Indiana - AP Story 

Binghamton NY - AP Story

Independent, Enviro and International articles:

Sputnki News Eight Arrested in Pennsylvania Anti-Fracking Protest: Protest Organizers 

Common Dreams Enforcing the 'Will of the People,' Dozens of Pipeline Protesters Halt Operations in Pennsylvania 

World News Network - AP Story

Earth First Journal - Eight Protestors with Lancaster Against Pipelines Arrested Blockading Testing Site in PA 

CELDF Statement: Lancaster County, PA, Community Members Halt Pipeline Drilling Activity

Social Media:

The biggest tweets about the Conestoga land protectors: