Kalamazoo River

Oil seeps past a boom on a river. (Getty Images) FILE

Enbridge Submits New Kalamazoo River Spill Cleanup Plan

A pipeline company responsible for last year’s more than 800,000-gallon oil spill that contaminated southern Michigan’s Kalamazoo River has submitted a new cleanup plan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

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)

Leaked Oil Still Sits On River Bottom, Banks

The Environmental Protection Agency says most of the oil still remaining from a July 2010 pipeline leak in West Michigan sits on the floor of the Kalamazoo River and along about 200 riverbank sites.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2011

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Hearing Set On Enbridge Pipeline Replacement Plan

A hearing has been set on Enbridge Inc.’s plan to replace more sections of a pipeline that leaked more than 800,000 gallons of oil in southern Michigan last summer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2011

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Study: No Long-Term Health Effects Of Kalamazoo River Spill

There are no long-term health effects of submerged oil from last year’s spill in southern Michigan’s Kalamazoo River, a new study from the state says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011

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Submerged Oil A Challenge At Michigan Spill Site

Oil that has settled at the bottom of the Kalamazoo River is the largest cleanup challenge remaining from a southern Michigan spill of more than 800,000 gallons that occurred nearly a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2011

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Final Group Of Turtles Returned To Kalamazoo River

The last of the turtles that were cared for following last summer’s oil spill in southern Michigan have been released into the Kalamazoo River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2011

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Amid Oil Cleanup, River Reopening Uncertain

Officials say they don’t know when the Kalamazoo River in southwestern Michigan will reopen for public use as the cleanup of last summer’s oil spill continues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011

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Oil Spill Clean-Up Continues In The Kalamazoo River

The clean-up continues from last July’s oil spill which dumped more than 800,000 gallons from an Enbridge oil pipeline into the Kalamazoo River near Marshall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2011


Oil Spill Led To Headaches, Nausea In Michigan

Health officials say over 300 people reported ill health in connection to the Embridge oil spill in Marshall Michigan last July.


Mich. Reaches Oil Cleanup Settlement With Enbridge

Enbridge Energy is required to develop and implement a plan leading to long-term cleanup of areas in and around Marshall affected by an 800,000-gallon heavy crude oil leak.