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Authorities Seeking Source Of 300-Gallon Oil Spill In Shiawassee County DrainCrews are estimating the spill in a county drain in Owosso Township to be about 300 gallons.
Feds Want Tougher Rules For Oil Pipelines Citing Michigan's Eco-DisasterU.S. officials say they want tighter safety rules for pipelines carrying crude oil, gasoline and other hazardous liquids.
Senators Want Ban On Vessel Shipments Of Oil On Great LakesMichigan's U.S. senators are calling for a ban on shipments of crude oil by vessels on the Great Lakes.
Activists Return To Site Of Massive 2010 Oil Pipeline Spill In Battle CreekThe Enbridge spill released more than 800,000 gallons of oil from a broken pipeline in 2010. It spoiled approximately 40 miles of the Kalamazoo River and Talmadge Creek.
Officials Say Clinton River Is Safe For Swimming After Oil Spill CleanupHealth officials say it's now safe to swim in the Clinton River.
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.
New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To ChevronBP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
Officials Look Into Oil Leak Along Lake MichiganAbout 2,000 gallons is believed to have leaked from an oil cooling system on one of the two turbines at the Donald C. Cook Nuclear Plant in Lake Township near Bridgman.
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.
Michigan: No Long-Term Health Risk From K-Zoo Oil SpillMichigan's health agency says there's no long-term health risk from swimming and fishing in the Kalamazoo River.
Scio Residents Fear Oil Drilling In Township Could Contaminate Their Drinking WaterIt's a debate raging in Washtenaw County ... to drill or not to drill?
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