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.
US Forest Service Awaits Testing From U.P. Oil Spill SiteU.S. Forest Service officials are awaiting results from groundwater monitoring wells to help determine environmental damage caused by an oil spill in Michigan's Upper Peninsula in 1980, which they say they were unaware of until 2012.
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.
Crews Cleaning Up Oil Overflow At Cook Nuclear PlantPlant officials say they don't know what caused the transformer failure.
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.
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.