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Shelby man avoids prison in cocaine case.

July 16, 2018

Shelby man avoids prison in cocaine case. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. HART — A 51-year-old Shelby man avoided a prison term that was recommended by the prosecution in a cocaine delivery case Monday, July 16, in 27th Circuit Court. Rodney Alvin Ramthun, of 4080 W. Baker Rd., was sentenced to one year in jail for convictions of cocaine delivery…

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Drunk driving arrests top weekend police activity.

July 16, 2018

Drunk driving arrests top weekend police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime The Hart post of the Michigan State Police and the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office handled four drunk driving arrests over the weekend. The following is recent police activity in Oceana County: Friday, July 13, 2018: – 1:25…

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‘No contest’ plea entered in tragic hunting death case.

July 16, 2018

‘No contest’ plea entered in tragic hunting death case. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — A 63-year-old youth mentor and former hunting safety instructor entered a “no contest” plea Monday, July 16, in 27th Circuit Court to a high-court misdemeanor of careless discharge of…

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Motorcyclist injured in Shelby Township crash.

July 13, 2018
Motorcyclist injured in Shelby Township crash.

Motorcyclist injured in Shelby Township crash. #OceanaCountyNews. SHELBY TOWNSHIP — a 47-year-old motorcyclist was injured Wednesday, July 11, when he apparently lost control of his motorcycle. The crash occurred about…

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Commissioners vote to end EMS union contract.

July 12, 2018

Commissioners vote to end EMS union contract. #OceanaCountyNews By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — After nearly three hours of discussion, the Oceana County Board of Commissioners voted 6-1 Thursday, July…

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‘Super drunk’ driving arrest tops police activity.

July 12, 2018

‘Super drunk’ driving arrest tops police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime HART — A 49-year-old Hart man was arrested by Hart police officers for second-offense operating while intoxicated (OWI) with a high blood…

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78th District Court arraignments, posted July 12, 2018.

July 12, 2018

78th District Court arraignments, posted July 12, 2018. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — The following were arraigned recently in 78th District Court: Felonies – Christopher Lee Merriman, 39,…

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78th District Court sentencings, posted July 12, 2018.

July 12, 2018

78th District Court sentencings, posted July 12, 2018. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — The following were sentenced recently in 78th District Court: – Lazaro Ramos Fernandez, 27, of…

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Hart man injured in motorcycle/deer crash.

July 10, 2018

Hart man injured in motorcycle/deer crash. GOLDEN TOWNSHIP — A 20-year-old Hart man suffered possible head trauma following a motorcycle vs. deer crash Friday night, July 6, on North Railroad…

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Visit your local library this summer for fun, educational activities.

July 10, 2018

Visit your local library this summer for fun, educational activities. #HesperiaCommunityLibrary HESPERIA — Too hot outside? Bored and can’t find anything fun to do? There is a library near you…

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Stone Church concert July 28 benefits local arts.

July 10, 2018

Stone Church concert July 28 benefits local arts. #TheLittlePointSableAssociation #CommunityFoundationforOceanaCounty BENONA TOWNSHIP — The Little Point Sable Association (LPSA) is again teaming up with the Community Foundation for Oceana County…

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Community literacy party Saturday.

July 10, 2018

Community literacy party Saturday. CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP — Join the fun for a free community literacy party this Saturday, July 14, at 9:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church. The party is…

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