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Recent deaths, posted June 23, 2018.

June 23, 2018

Recent deaths, posted June 23, 2018. #OceanaCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to OCP: Carole Ann Hooper, 74, of Pentwater, died on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Ronald W. Piper, 80, of Muskegon and formerly of Hart, died on Friday, June 15, 2018. Lavonne Gebhart, 83, of Hart,  died on Sunday morning, June 17, 2018. Beads & Blooms Florist, 78 N.…

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Criminal sexual conduct among recent arraignments.

June 22, 2018

78th District Court arraignments, posted June 22, 2018. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — The following were arraigned recently in 78th District Court: Felonies – Larry Edgar Santos, 53, of 7098 S. Westshore Dr., Rothbury, was arrested by the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO)…

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Construction on State Street in Shelby begins Monday.

June 22, 2018

Construction on State Street in Shelby begins Monday. SHELBY — Construction on over a half mile of State Street begins Monday, June 25, in the village, said Village Administrator Robert Widigan. The project includes “hot mix asphalt surface removal and resurfacing, aggregate base, concrete ramp…

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Warrants being issued for selling ecstasy at festival.

June 22, 2018

Warrants being issued for selling ecstasy at festival. #OceanaCountyCrime ROTHBURY — The Hart post of the Michigan State Police is issuing arrest warrants charging suspects involved in the distribution of…

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Hansen bill could encourage growth in Michigan wine industry

June 21, 2018

Hansen bill could encourage growth in Michigan wine industry LANSING — Sen. Goeff Hansen (R-Hart) has introduced legislation that would expand the number of Michigan wineries that can sell their product at…

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Recent births, reported June 21, 2018.

June 21, 2018

Recent births, reported June 21, 2018. #OceanaCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  Melanie Aurora Michalik, the daughter of Arin and John Michalik of Ludington, was born…

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Not into electronic dance music? Electric Forest has you covered.

June 21, 2018
Not into electronic dance music? Electric Forest has you covered.

Not into electronic dance music? Electric Forest has you covered. #EF2018 By Ross Field, Contributing Writer. ROTHBURY — The largest music festival in West Michigan opens tonight at the Double…

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‘HeadCount’ to register voters at EF.

June 20, 2018

‘HeadCount’ to register voters at EF. #EF2018 ROTHBURY — HeadCount will be registering voters and signing people up for local election alerts during the Electric Forest Festival, as the organization…

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Missing cat.

June 20, 2018
Missing cat.

UPDATE: THE CAT HAS BEEN FOUND. Missing cat. ROTHBURY — Joseph, a male long-haired cat, is missing in the Rothbury area. Joseph is 5-6 years old and gray in color.…

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Tiger marching band to perform at EF Saturday.

June 20, 2018

Tiger marching band to perform at EF Saturday. #EF2018 By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. ROTHBURY — The Shelby High Marching Band will perform at the Electric Forest Festival Saturday, June 23,…

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Dexter woman arrested for driving under the influence of drugs.

June 20, 2018

Dexter woman arrested for driving under the influence of drugs. #OceanaCountyCrime GRANT TOWNSHIP — A 26-year-old Dexter, Michigan woman was arrested Monday, June 18, shortly before 3 a.m. by Oceana…

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Pentwater Fire Dept. to host open house honoring Chief Cluchey.

June 19, 2018

Pentwater Fire Dept. to host open house honoring Chief Cluchey. PENTWATER — The Pentwater Fire Department will host an open house celebrating the career of former Fire Chief Terry Cluchey,…

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