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Roger Root next to brine water holding tanks on his property in Newton Twp., Ohio. Root has three injection wells on his family's 168-acre farm. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Ray, Paula, and RC Pander, owners of Ray Pander Trucking, Inc., stand next to a brine water holding tanks in Newton Twp., Ohio. Pander Trucking handles drilling waste from Ohio and Pennsylvania. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Mike Easter, a tanker truck driver for Ray Pander Trucking Inc., gets ready to pump brine water into holding tanks. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
WASHINGTON: Some Ohioans in town Friday for the inauguration described President Donald Trump as the embodiment of their hopes, while others in the crowd met the watershed moment with wariness and protest.