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Lighthouses are holding up, despite shoreline erosion.

December 7, 2019

Lighthouses are holding up, despite shoreline erosion. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. GOLDEN TOWNSHIP — Recent storms and high water levels have caused major damage to the Lake Michigan shoreline and homes along that shoreline. Many social media postings have expressed concerns about the future of Little Sable Point Lighthouse in Silver Lake State Park. Peter Manting, executive director of Sable…

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Deer baiting among hot topics at Michigan Farm Bureau centennial meeting.

December 6, 2019

Deer baiting among hot topics at Michigan Farm Bureau centennial meeting. The Land is a series telling the stories about local agriculture. It is a presentation of Peterson Farms. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief GRAND RAPIDS — Earlier this week the Michigan Farm Bureau held its…

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EF tickets quickly sell out.

December 6, 2019

EF tickets quickly sell out. #EF2020 ROTHBURY – Tickets for the widely-popular Electric Forest Festival set for June 25-28, 2020 at the Double JJ Resort sold out just one hour after after going on sale, according to festival promoters. General admission wristbands to the enormous…

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Warrant arrests among police activity.

December 6, 2019

​Warrant arrests among police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime The following is recent police activity in Oceana County: Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019: – 1:48 a.m., (Hart Police Department), operating without a license, East…

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Death notice: Donald Volz, 91, Pentwater

December 6, 2019

Death notice: Donald Volz, 91, Pentwater Donald V. Volz, 91, of Pentwater died on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Oakview Medical Care Facility in Ludington.  Donald was preceded in death…

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Recent deaths, posted Dec. 6, 2019.

December 6, 2019

Recent deaths, posted Dec. 6, 2019. #OceanaCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to OCP: Donald V. Volz, 91, of Pentwater died on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Oakview Medical…

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27th Circuit Court sentencings, Dec. 5, 2019.

December 5, 2019

27th Circuit Court sentencings, Dec. 5, 2019. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – The following were sentenced recently in 27th Circuit Court: – Jeffrey Scott Oklad, 57, of 2144…

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Hart man arrested for felonious domestic assault.

December 5, 2019

Hart man arrested for felonious domestic assault. #OceanaCountyCrime HART TOWNSHIP – A 32-year-old Hart man was arrested for felonious domestic assault Monday, Dec. 2, at 3 p.m. in the 3900…

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MSUE, FSA to host farm bill field crop commodity meeting.

December 5, 2019

MSUE, FSA to host farm bill field crop commodity meeting. VICTORY TOWNSHIP (Mason County) — Michigan State University Extension and the Farm Service Agency will host a meeting on Thursday,…

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Cottage on the verge of being swallowed by Lake Michigan.

December 4, 2019

Cottage on the verge of being swallowed by Lake Michigan. #OceanaCounty By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP – A cottage that is on the brink of falling into Lake Michigan…

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Man stabs wife’s hand during argument.

December 4, 2019

Man stabs wife’s hand during argument. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. COLFAX TOWNSHIP – A 63-year-old Colfax Township man was arrested for felonious assault after allegedly stabbing his 61-year-old wife…

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Drunk driving death case moves to circuit court.

December 3, 2019

Drunk driving death case moves to circuit court. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – The case against a 28-year-old Mears woman charged with operating while intoxicated causing death has…

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Legally Speaking: Sentencing Guidelines

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