Local crews, including the north metro Hazmat team, are on the scene of an apparent acid spill, which has released vapors into the air.
Regulators are monitoring a small diesel fuel spill that reached Lake Superior. A semi overturned on Highway 61 near Little Marais Tuesday afternoon, spilling about 75 to 80 gallons of diesel out of its fuel tank.
Energy Partners says it’s investigating the cause of a crude oil leak at its pumping station in the northwestern Minnesota town of Viking.
Sixty people have been evacuated and two are being hospitalized after a chemical spill at a Wisconsin business Thursday morning, according to the Barron County Sheriff’s Department.
A recent mudslide that swept tons of coal ash and debris into and around Lake Michigan will likely have a limited environmental impact and shouldn’t affect human health, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said Friday.