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No one injured when trailer comes unhitched from vehicle hauling it

February 7, 2023

No one injured when trailer comes unhitched from vehicle hauling it FERRY TOWNSHIP — No one was injured when a trailer came unhitched from the vehicle that was hauling it Monday, Feb. 6, shortly after noon on East M 20 near South 154th Avenue, according to Lt. Shane Hasty of the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office. “The clasp hitch may have…

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Pentwater Senior Grace Stoneman named Student of the Month

February 7, 2023

Pentwater Senior Grace Stoneman named Student of the Month PENTWATER — Pentwater senior Grace Stoneman was named January Pentwater Service Club Student of Month.   Stoneman was nominated by school staff members for her hard work, leadership, positivity, teamwork and compassion. Stoneman received the award during…

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News alert: vehicle fire in Ferry

February 7, 2023

News alert: vehicle fire in Ferry FERRY TOWNSHIP — The Ferry Township Fire Department was dispatched to a vehicle fire Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 11 a.m. on 148th Avenue near Baker Road.

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Seasonal weight and speed restrictions on roads begin Wednesday.

February 7, 2023

Seasonal weight and speed restrictions on roads begin Wednesday. HART – In an effort to protect the roads from damage by heavy trucks, the Oceana County Road Commission is imposing…

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Sheriff’s report, posted Feb. 6, 2023

February 6, 2023

Sheriff’s report, posted Feb. 6, 2023 The following is recent activity of the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office: Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023: 9:39 a.m., verbal domestic dispute, no arrests 4700 block…

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HPD news, posted Feb. 6, 2023

February 6, 2023

HPD news, posted Feb. 6, 2023 The following is recent activity of the Hart Police Department: Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023: 10:04 a.m., threats complaint, 300 block of Johnson Street, City…

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Obituary: Joseph Negele, 90, of Pentwater

February 6, 2023

Obituary: Joseph Negele, 90, of Pentwater Joseph Anton Negele, 90, of Pentwater, passed away unexpectedly on February 3, 2023. Joseph was born in Ludington, the son of Joseph and Theresia…

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Recent deaths, service announcements, posted Feb. 4, 2023

February 4, 2023

Recent deaths, service announcements, posted Feb. 4, 2023 Joseph Anton Negele, 90, of Pentwater, died on Friday, February 3, 2023. Arrangements have been entrusted to Oak Grove Funeral Home of…

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Agriculture and Natural Resource Banquet to celebrate Conservation District

February 3, 2023

Agriculture and Natural Resource Banquet to celebrate Conservation District WEARE TOWNSHIP — The annual Oceana Agriculture and Natural Resources Banquet is scheduled for Monday, March 20 and will celebrate 50…

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Closings and Cancellations, Friday, Feb. 3, 2023

February 2, 2023

Closings and Cancellations, Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 The following closings and cancellations have been reported for Friday, Feb. 3, 2023. This post may be updated. Schools Covenant Christian School Gateway…

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Obituary: James Rininger, 80, of Hart

February 2, 2023

Obituary: James Rininger, 80, of Hart James Ralph Rininger, 80, of Hart, passed away January 31, 2023, from a massive stroke. He was born September 17, 1942, in Douglas, the…

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Winter weather advisory begins at 8 p.m. Thursday

February 2, 2023

Winter weather advisory begins at 8 p.m. Thursday OCEANA COUNTY — The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for the lakeshore counties Oceana, Mason, Muskegon, Ottawa, Allegan…

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Police news, posted Feb. 2, 2023

February 2, 2023

Police news, posted Feb. 2, 2023 The following is recent activity in Oceana County of the Michigan State Police, Hart post: Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023: 1:23 a.m., a 39-year-old Shelby…

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Hart man pleads ‘no contest’ to 4th-degree CSC

February 1, 2023

Hart man pleads ‘no contest’ to 4th-degree CSC By Allison Scarbrough, Editor HART — A 32-year-old Hart man pleaded “no contest” to fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct (CSC) in Oceana County’s…

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Man who flashed police pleads ‘no contest’ to assault charge

February 1, 2023

Man who flashed police pleads ‘no contest’ to assault charge By Allison Scarbrough, Editor HART — A 28-year-old Hart man pleaded “no contest” to assault with intent to commit second-degree…

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