Acerage is in Monroe Co on riverfront; in Tyler, Wetzel and Ritichie in West Virginia; map of location is at the Statoil web site.
Correction: Ritchie county should not be included; Harrison County WV should be included.
590million for 70000 acres is around 8400 per acre. Good profit for the oil companies that hold the leases.
Dec 19 news story link.
Northern part of Wetzel may get interesting for Utica/Point pleasant shortly.