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.
Senators Want Check Of Oil Pipeline Beneath LakesThree U.S. senators have asked a federal agency to check on the safety of an oil pipeline that runs beneath Great Lakes waters.
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.
Brewery Sues Over Oil Spill Cleanup Dredging PlanA brewery has sued over a plan for dredging sediments as part of the cleanup from the Kalamazoo River oil spill three years ago.
Kalamazoo River Cleanup Plan Prompts ConcernsA 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.