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.
Man Faces Charges After Michigan Oil Line ProtestA protester is facing charges of trespassing and obstructing police after spending 10 hours inside an oil pipeline under construction in southern Michigan.
Man Climbs Inside Michigan Oil Pipeline In ProtestA protester has climbed into an oil pipeline at a construction site near Marshall, and emergency crews are working to get him out safely.
EPA Orders Dredging To Remove Kalamazoo River OilThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday ordered Enbridge Inc. to dredge sections of the Kalamazoo River to remove sediments tainted by oil from a massive spill.
Groups Protest Tar Sands Oil On Spill AnniversaryEnvironmental groups are raising concerns about transporting tar sands oil in underground pipelines on the second anniversary of a spill that polluted the Kalamazoo River.
Feds: Neglect, Inaction Caused Michigan Oil SpillA Canadian company's failure to deal adequately with cracks in an oil pipeline and its slow response to a 2010 rupture in southwestern Michigan likely caused the most expensive onshore oil spill in U.S. history, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
Massive Oil Spill In Kalamazoo May Result In $3.7M FineFederal regulators propose a $3.7 million civil penalty against the Canadian owner of the pipeline, Enbridge, which is based in Calgary, Alberta.