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Pickup truck crashes on US 31 after driver has seizure.

March 19, 2019

Pickup truck crashes on US 31 after driver has seizure. #OceanaCountyNews WEARE TOWNSHIP –– A 37-year-old Muskegon man was transported by Life EMS to Mercy Health Partners Hackley Campus in Muskegon following a single-vehicle crash on southbound US 31 near Pentwater Saturday, March 16, shortly after 5 p.m., according to an Oceana County Sheriff’s Office accident report. The man told…

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Assault arrests top police activity.

March 19, 2019

Assault arrests top police activity. #OceanaCountyCrime The following is recent activity in Oceana County: Friday, March 15, 2019: 2:56 p.m., (Oceana County Sheriff’s Office), a 67-year-old homeless man was arrested for retail fraud and disorderly person after allegedly trying to steal fishing lures from the…

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Oceana entrepreneurs invited to competition.

March 19, 2019

Oceana entrepreneurs invited to competition. FREMONT – Residents from Oceana, Newaygo and Lake counties are invited to an entrepreneurial pitch competition, May 8, with a chance to win cash prizes. Pitch North will provide a platform for aspiring entrepreneurs to pitch their ideas to a…

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$10,000 nearly lost in scam.

March 19, 2019

$10,000 nearly lost in scam. #OceanaCountyCrime HART – The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a phone scam in which a resident almost lost $10,000. “We recently had…

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Community foundation moves into Pentwater office.

March 19, 2019

Community foundation moves into Pentwater office. #CommunityFoundationforOceanaCounty PENTWATER — Following several years of significant growth, the Community Foundation for Oceana County recently relocated to a larger space within Shelby State…

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Recent deaths, posted March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019

Recent deaths, posted March 19, 2019 #OceanaCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to OCP: Newell Ware Wright, 93, of Pentwater, died on Tuesday, March 14, 2019. Daniel F. Babinec,…

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MSP weekend report.

March 18, 2019

MSP weekend report. #OceanaCountyCrime The following is Michigan State Police activity in Oceana County over the weekend: Friday, March 15, 2019: 6:10 p.m., stolen mail, 6000 block of West Johnson…

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Pentwater Women’s Club Wine & Art by the Water benefit scheduled for May 19.

March 18, 2019

Pentwater Women’s Club Wine & Art by the Water benefit scheduled for May 19. PENTWATER — The Pentwater Women’s Club is getting ready for its 13th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser, Wine…

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Pentwater, Shelby finalists in ‘Put Your Town on the Map’ contest.

March 18, 2019

Pentwater, Shelby finalists in ‘Put Your Town on the Map’ contest. #OceanaCountyNews Two Oceana communities – Pentwater and Shelby – are finalists in Consumer Energy’s “Put Your Town on the…

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Sheriff’s office seeks help identifying possible suspect.

March 18, 2019

UPDATE: SUSPECT HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED. Sheriff’s office seeks help identifying possible suspect. #MuskegonCountyCrime DALTON TOWNSHIP, Muskegon County – The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying…

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Recent births, reported March 17, 2019.

March 17, 2019

Recent births, reported March 17, 2019. #MasonCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  Eli Jonathan Herevia, the son of Erica Diaz and Victoriano Herevia of Hart, was…

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Employment Opportunity: Sales and marketing professional.

March 17, 2019

Employment Opportunity: Sales and marketing professional. The Oceana County Press is in search of a sales and marketing professional to sell advertising. We are the leader of news in Oceana County…

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