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Uttering, publishing top 78th District Court arraignments.

January 19, 2018

Uttering, publishing top 78th District Court arraignments. By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. #OceanaCountyCrime HART — The following were arraigned recently in 78th District Court: Felonies – Danny Ray Darling, 53, of 9091 Whitbeck Rd., Montague, was arrested by the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) for two felony counts of uttering and publishing. Preliminary exam: Jan. 29 at 3 p.m. Bail: $5,000/cash/surety/10 percent.…

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Benefit soup supper for Ferry VFW at Newman Church Friday.

January 19, 2018

Benefit soup supper for Ferry VFW at Newman Church Friday. #FerryVFW FERRY TOWNSHIP — A soup supper is being sponsored in appreciation of veterans and as a benefit for the Ferry VFW at the Newman Church Friday, Jan. 26, from 5:30-7 p.m. Those who attend…

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Warrant arrests top police activity.

January 19, 2018

Warrant arrests top police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime The following is recent police activity in Oceana County: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018: – 4 p.m., (Michigan State Police), a 19-year-old Lexington, Michigan man was arrested on a fugitive warrant, Shelby Road near the Marathon gas station, Shelby Township.…

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Hesperia hosts Project FOCUS STEAM Challenge.

January 19, 2018

Hesperia hosts Project FOCUS STEAM Challenge. #HesperiaCommunitySchools HESPERIA —The 2018 Project FOCUS STEAM Challenge is Saturday, Jan. 20, at Hesperia Middle School. Participating students in the fifth annual event are from…

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Dog shot by rifle survives.

January 18, 2018

Dog shot by rifle survives. #OceanaCountyCrime GRANT TOWNSHIP — A dog that was shot by a .22-caliber rifle on West Tahoe Trail Tuesday night, Jan. 16, is recuperating at home,…

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Hart man reportedly wields handgun.

January 18, 2018

Hart man reportedly wields handgun. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A 35-year-old Hart man who allegedly wielded a handgun Wednesday evening, Jan. 17, while at a residence…

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HPD busy with crashes, thefts.

January 18, 2018

HPD busy with crashes, thefts. #OceanaCountyCrime ​ The following is recent activity of the Hart Police Department: Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018: – 2:48 a.m., medical assist, 600 block of State…

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Recent deaths, posted Jan. 18, 2018. 

January 18, 2018

Recent deaths, posted Jan. 18, 2018.  #OceanaCountyDeaths The following recent death has been reported to OCP: Julia Dennert, 91, of Hart, died on Monday, January 15, 2018. Beads & Blooms Florist,…

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Health department urges people to get flu vaccinations.

January 17, 2018

Health department urges people to get flu vaccinations. District Health Department #10, which represents this area, has sent out a press release urging people to get a flu virus vaccination.…

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Branch man found guilty of resisting police, destroying building following trial.

January 17, 2018

Branch man found guilty of resisting police, destroying building following trial. By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. #OceanaCountyCrime HART — A 46-year-old Branch man is awaiting sentencing after a 12-member jury in…

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Gina Ferwerda launches Michigan-based cookbook. 

January 16, 2018

Gina Ferwerda launches Michigan-based cookbook.  GOLDEN TOWNSHIP — From the mitten to the kitchen, is the culinary philosophy behind local television personality Gina Ferwerda’s debut cookbook, “Meals From the Mitten:…

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Car/tractor crash, laptop larceny among police activity.

January 16, 2018

Car/tractor crash, laptop larceny among police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime The following is recent police activity in Oceana County: Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018: – 8:30 a.m., (Michigan State Police), car vs. tractor…

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UPDATE: The young man is safely down from the tree.

Emergency personnel are on scene in the 6600 block of North 96th Avenue in Weare Township, where a 22-year-old man who has autism has climbed a tree approximately 25 feet in the air, and needs assistance getting back down.
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