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High winds, falling temperatures expected Sunday.

February 22, 2019

High winds, falling temperatures expected Sunday. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. A winter storm watch has been issued beginning Sunday morning through late Sunday night. High winds are forecasted to combine with occasional snow and falling temperatures. Westerly winds could gust over 60 mph. Blowing snow could cause significant reductions to visibility at times. Accumulations of up to 2 inches…

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Law enforcement, health officials warn parents, students about vaping.

February 22, 2019

Law enforcement, health officials warn parents, students about vaping. #MichiganStatePolice #HartPoliceDepartment By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – Students and parents learned about the dangers of the latest craze of vaping during a presentation by law enforcement and health officials Thursday evening, Feb. 21, in the Hart…

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78th District Court arraignments, sentencings.

February 22, 2019

78th District Court arraignments, sentencings. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – The following are recent court proceedings in 78th District Court: Arraignments Felonies – William Earl Tarrant, 20, of 508 Griswold St., Hart, was arrested by the Hart Police Department for a felony of…

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Felony drunk driving arrest tops HPD activity.

February 22, 2019

Felony drunk driving arrest tops HPD activity. #OceanaCountyCrime HART – A 31-year-old Twin Lake man was arrested by Hart police officers for third-offense operating while intoxicated and second-offense driving while…

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Navy honors Hesperia HS alumnus Chad Galvin.

February 22, 2019

Navy honors Hesperia HS alumnus Chad Galvin. By Douglas H. Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs Officer. BREMERTON, Wash. – It’s not infrequent for hospital corpsmen in varied career stages…

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CSC trial ends with not guilty verdict.

February 22, 2019

CSC trial ends with not guilty verdict. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – A criminal sexual conduct trial against a 32-year-old Muskegon man accused of sexually assaulting an “incapacitated”…

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SUV flips over on icy road.

February 21, 2019

SUV flips over on icy road. COLFAX TOWNSHIP – A 43-year-old Walkerville woman was injured in a single-vehicle crash on North 176th Avenue near Minke Road  near Walkerville Wednesday, Feb.…

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Woman allegedly steals mother’s safe, money, handguns.

February 21, 2019

Woman allegedly steals mother’s safe, money, handguns. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. GREENWOOD TOWNSHIP – A 25-year-old Greenwood Township woman faces multiple felonies, including safe breaking, for allegedly stealing a…

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St. James Shrove Tuesday pancake supper

February 21, 2019

St. James Shrove Tuesday pancake supper PENTWATER — St. James Episcopal Church, 82 S. Wythe St., will hold its annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper on March 5 from 5 to…

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Vaping presentation this evening.

February 21, 2019

Vaping presentation this evening. HART – The Hart Police Department, Michigan State Police and District Health Department #10 will present and inform students and parents about the health risks and…

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Recent births, reported Feb. 21, 2019

February 21, 2019

Recent births, reported Feb. 21, 2019 #OceanaCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  Ivan DeJesus Gonzales, the son of Kathleen Gilbert and Arturo Gonzales of Shelby, was…

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Firefighters thankful man, cows survived falling through frozen pond.

February 20, 2019

Firefighters thankful man, cows survived falling through frozen pond. #OceanaCountyNews By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LEAVITT TOWNSHIP – Walkerville firefighters Brian Hintz and Leonard Amador were two of the first responders…

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