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News alert: Vehicle crash on Oceana Drive.

July 29, 2021

News alert: Vehicle crash on Oceana Drive. SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Shelby-Benona Fire Department was dispatched to assist at a vehicle crash on Oceana Drive near Baker Road Thursday, July 29, at 3:30 p.m.

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Free boater safety classes Aug. 5 and 6.

July 29, 2021

Free boater safety classes Aug. 5 and 6. PENTWATER — Oceana County Sheriff’s Deputy Tim Simon, who is head of the sheriff’s office marine division, is teaching free boater safety classes Thursday and Friday, Aug. 5 and 6, at the Pentwater Yacht Club. Deputy Simon…

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HPD nabs drunk driver.

July 29, 2021

HPD nabs drunk driver. HART — After receiving information of an intoxicated driver leaving the 4000 block of Polk Road Thursday, July 22, around 11:15 a.m., the Hart Police Department made a traffic stop on Polk Road near Oceana Drive, according to Hart Police Chief…

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Felonious assault arrests top sheriff’s office activity.

July 29, 2021

Felonious assault arrests top sheriff’s office activity. The following is recent activity of the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office: Monday, July 26, 2021: 4:45 a.m., a 26-year-old Crystal Township man was…

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Minor injuries in 2-vehicle crash

July 28, 2021

Minor injuries in 2-vehicle crash. HART — Minor injuries were reported in a two-vehicle crash on Oceana Drive near Tyler Road Tuesday, July 27, around noon, according to Hart Police…

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Be on alert for severe thunderstorms tonight.

July 28, 2021

Be on alert for severe thunderstorms tonight. OCEANA COUNTY — Severe weather is forecasted for overnight, July 28 and 29, and Oceana County Emergency Management Coordinator James Duram is asking…

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Gear up for some fun in the sun during Pentwater Homecoming Sand Sculpture Contest.

July 28, 2021

Gear up for some fun in the sun during Pentwater Homecoming Sand Sculpture Contest. PENTWATER — Pentwater’s annual summer celebration, Homecoming, is back this year after a hiatus in 2020…

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Virtual community update on internet expansion Aug. 10.

July 28, 2021

Virtual community update on internet expansion Aug. 10. OCEANA COUNTY — The Oceana County Economic Alliance is hosting a virtual community update via Zoom video conferencing Tuesday, Aug. 10, at…

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Dig into the historical society’s ‘shipwreck files’ and uncover a treasure trove of information.

July 28, 2021

Dig into the historical society’s ‘shipwreck files’ and uncover a treasure trove of information. By Betty Driscoll, Oceana County Historical and Genealogical Society. It happened in fog so thick that…

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Teen faces 5-15 years in prison for 3rd-degree CSC.

July 27, 2021

Teen faces 5-15 years in prison for 3rd-degree CSC. By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — An 18-year-old Muskegon man faces serving a five to 15 year prison term after pleading…

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MSP busy with crashes over the weekend.

July 27, 2021

MSP busy with crashes over the weekend. The following is recent activity in the Oceana County of the Michigan State Police, Hart post: Saturday, July 24, 2021: 12:15 a.m., two-vehicle…

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Pirate News: Research station cultivates agri-science enthusiasm.

July 27, 2021

Pirate News: Research station cultivates agri-science enthusiasm. Pirate News is a presentation of Hart Public Schools in partnership with Oceana County Press.  By Mark Platt, Hart Public Schools Superintendent. WEARE…

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Juvenile apprehended for store break-in.

July 26, 2021

Juvenile apprehended for store break-in. GOLDEN TOWNSHIP —  A 15-year old West Olive male was taken into custody by Oceana County sheriff’s deputies for breaking into the Park Side grocery…

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Muskegon man ordered to pay over $7,300 for sports poster scam.

July 26, 2021

Muskegon man ordered to pay over $7,300 for sports poster scam. By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART — A 70-year-old Muskegon man was ordered to pay over $7,300 in restitution Monday,…

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Body of missing man found in Bass Lake. 

July 25, 2021

Body of missing man found in Bass Lake.  By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. SUMMIT TOWNSHIP — The body of John Decker, 62, of Lake Bluff, Ill. was recovered about 5 p.m.…

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