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The Round Island Light House on the east shore of Round Island in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.  (Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan: Ban Heavy Oil From Straits Of Mackinac Pipeline

Michigan officials say they will ban heavy crude oil from being transported along a controversial pipeline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2015

Peggy Case, Jim Lively and Liz Kirkwood join "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain to talk efforts to  protect Michigan's lakes, rivers and streams. (credit: Sydney B./CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’: Protecting Our Most Valuable Resource … Water

Three 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.

06/19/2015

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Deal Reached Between Michigan, Enbridge Over 2010 Oil Spill

A 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2015

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Oil Spill In The Straits Of Mackinac Would Be Ecological Disaster Says U-M Study

An oil spill in the Straits of Mackinac would be an ecological disaster – according to a new study from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

Round Island Light in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Senators Want Check Of Oil Pipeline Beneath Lakes

Three U.S. senators have asked a federal agency to check on the safety of an oil pipeline that runs beneath Great Lakes waters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Enbridge Asks EPA For Extension To Finish Dredging Kalamazoo River

The pipeline company said the request is due in part to opposition by some area residents to the parts of the work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2013

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Brewery Sues Over Oil Spill Cleanup Dredging Plan

A brewery has sued over a plan for dredging sediments as part of the cleanup from the Kalamazoo River oil spill three years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kalamazoo River Cleanup Plan Prompts Concerns

A dredging plan to help clean up the Kalamazoo River after a 2010 southwestern Michigan oil spill has prompted concerns from area residents and the owner of Bell’s Brewery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2013

Man Faces Charges After Michigan Oil Line Protest

A protester is facing charges of trespassing and obstructing police after spending 10 hours inside an oil pipeline under construction in southern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013

Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images, File)

Man Climbs Inside Michigan Oil Pipeline In Protest

A protester has climbed into an oil pipeline at a construction site near Marshall, and emergency crews are working to get him out safely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2013

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