Meetings Planned For Public Response To Oil Pipeline ReportEnvironmental groups say the pipelines are old and should be decommissioned, while the company says they're in good shape.
Pipeline Beneath Straits Of Mackinac Passes Pressure TestsLine 5 carries about 23 million gallons of crude oil and liquid natural gas daily between Superior, Wisconsin, and Sarnia, Ontario.
State Wants Explanation From Enbridge Of Mackinac Pipeline Anchor ShortageThe Michigan attorney general's office describes the shortage of anchors as a violation of Enbridge's pipeline easement and requests information about why it happened.
Michigan AG Calls Demonstrators Opposed To Enbridge Pipeline 'Thugs' As Group Protests Near Schuette Home"Earth First!" hung a banner on the lawn opposing the Enbridge pipeline that runs across the Straits of Mackinac.
Pipeline Oil Spill Exercise Planned For St. Clair RiverThe pipeline is known as Line 5, which carries light crude and liquid natural gas across much of Michigan's Upper Peninsula and beneath the Straits of Mackinac before heading southeast to refineries in Sarnia, Ontario.
Enbridge Predicts $62M In Fines, Penalties Tied To Kalamazoo River Oil SpillApproximately 20,000 barrels of oil spilled into the Kalamazoo River from a ruptured line in 2010.
Hundreds Of Miles Of Michigan Shoreline At Risk If Straits Of Mackinac Pipelines BurstCanadian company Enbridge says the pipelines have never leaked and remain in good shape, but environmentalists are pushing to have them removed.
State Seeks Public Comment On Pipeline Draft DocumentsThe MPSAB will act in an advisory capacity to the Governor and consists of 15 members compromising regulated stakeholders, government agencies and non-governmental organizations.
Michigan: Ban Heavy Oil From Straits Of Mackinac PipelineMichigan officials say they will ban heavy crude oil from being transported along a controversial pipeline.
'Michigan Matters': Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource ... WaterThree community acitivists -- Peggy Case, Jim Lively and Liz Kirkwood -- appeared on "Michigan Matters" and told host Carol Cain their thoughts on how the state is doing in in protecting our rivers, streams and lakes.
Deal Reached Between Michigan, Enbridge Over 2010 Oil SpillA company responsible for one of the largest inland oil spills in U.S. history will restore or create 300 acres of wetlands as part of a sweeping agreement with the state.
Oil Spill In The Straits Of Mackinac Would Be Ecological Disaster Says U-M StudyAn oil spill in the Straits of Mackinac would be an ecological disaster - according to a new study from the University of Michigan.