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Fire destroys garage.

October 22, 2018

Fire destroys garage. #OceanaCounty By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. NEWFIELD TOWNSHIP – A fire Monday evening, Oct. 22, destroyed a garage at 7673 E. Loop Rd. near Hesperia, but the firefighters’ quick actions saved the nearby home. Firefighters from Hesperia, Ferry Township and Fremont battled the blaze. The detached garage contained a wood stove, which may have caused the fire, said…

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Five men sentenced in connection to cockfighting ring.

October 22, 2018

Five men sentenced in connection to cockfighting ring. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — Five men, including a Shelby man, were sentenced in 27th Circuit Court Monday, Oct. 22, for felony convictions of attending an animal fight in connection to the cockfighting ring that…

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Man ordered to jail for accosting child.

October 22, 2018

Man ordered to jail for accosting child. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — A 25-year-old Hesperia man was sentenced in 27th Circuit Court Monday, Oct. 22, to 101 days in jail with credit for 101 days served and five years probation for a felony…

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Sex offender sent to jail for failing to register 6th time.

October 22, 2018

Sex offender sent to jail for failing to register 6th time. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – A 36-year-old man was sentenced to one year in jail Monday, Oct.…

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Man sentenced to jail for car theft.

October 22, 2018

Man sentenced to jail for car theft. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — A 31-year-old Minneapolis-area, Minnesota man was sentenced to 108 days in jail with credit for 108…

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Hesperia man gets 25-40 years for sexually assaulting child.

October 22, 2018

Hesperia man gets 25-40 years for sexually assaulting child. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — A 46-year-old Hesperia man was sentenced to 25-40 years in prison Monday, Oct. 22,…

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Teen sent to prison for impregnating 12-year-old girl.

October 22, 2018

Teen sent to prison for impregnating 12-year-old girl. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – An 18-year-old Mears man was sentenced to 18 months to 15 years in prison for…

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Woman hurt in sand dune crash.

October 22, 2018

Woman hurt in sand dune crash. #OceanaCounty GOLDEN TOWNSHIP – A 51-year-old Saint Clair, Michigan woman was injured at the Silver Lake Sand Dunes Saturday, Oct. 20, at noon after…

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Obituary: Duane Hamburger, 77, Pentwater

October 21, 2018

Obituary: Duane Hamburger, 77, Pentwater Duane Allan Hamburger, 77 of Pentwater, passed away at home October 17, 2018.  He was born August 21, 1941, in Lansing to Henry H. Hamburger…

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Drunk driving arrest tops HPD activity.

October 21, 2018

Drunk driving arrest tops HPD activity. #OceanaCountyCrime HART – A 43-year-old Mears man was arrested by Hart police officers for second-offense operating while intoxicated, second-offense driving while license suspended and…

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Police respond to drug overdose.

October 19, 2018

Police respond to drug overdose. #OceanaCountyCrime WEARE TOWNSHIP – The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office responded to a drug overdose Thursday, Oct. 18, shortly before 3 p.m. on North 88th Avenue.…

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Felony drunk driving tops 27th Circuit Court sentencings.

October 19, 2018

Felony drunk driving tops 27th Circuit Court sentencings. #OceanaCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – The following were sentenced recently in 27th Circuit Court: – Joshua Daniel Sprinceana, 37, of…

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