Special prosecutor appointed for investigation of Oceana County official
Mason County Prosecutor Paul Spaniola will decide whether the Oceana County Treasurer's office will face any charges after an investigation by the Michigan State Police.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
County treasurer investigated for property theft
Police say they suspect Sheila Gowell was involved in stealing from property from a home that had been seized by her office.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Crash sends Oceana County woman to hospital, causes traffic issues
A 56-year-old Oceana County woman suffered a fractured ankle and injuries to her arm early Tuesday, Aug. 19, when she lost control of her vehicle and struck a tree, police said.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Michigan man charged in 2011 dog dragging death
Officials in Michigan say they've arrested a man for allegedly dragging a golden retriever behind a truck in Oceana County three years ago.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
National Lighthouse Day: 10 of our favorite Michigan lighthouse pictures
The Pointe Aux Barques Lighthouse Society is located six miles north of Port Hope in Huron County.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Six drive-offs, no pay: Oceana County Sheriff's Office seeks car, driver
The Oceana County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the public in its investigation of six recent gasoline drive-off incidents believed to involve the same car.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Oceana County: Andrew Sebolt, John Dean Gustafson, Robert H. Walker...
Two years ago, Andrew Sebolt fell six votes shy of Larry Van Sickle in a three-person race for the Republican nomination for County Commissioner in District 4 of Oceana County.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
A visit to Silver Lake lighthouse
At the state park in Oceana County is one of the most easily accessible lighthouses to visit in West Michigan.
Election Day: See what voters will decide today in Muskegon and Oceana counties
Michigan polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. To find out where you should vote and view a sample ballot, go to the secretary of state's website.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Motorist tased, tires punctured in Muskegon County after 12-mile pursuit
A White Cloud man was tased by a sheriff's deputy after he fled authorities in his vehicle that had to be stopped with a tire deflation device.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Muskegon top headlines: Ex-gangster, iron kettle and more
A former Muskegon-area gang member, incarcerated for more than a decade for armed robbery and recently paroled, says he hopes to serve as an example to others living a life of crime who believe there is no hope for rehabilitation and change.
Little Sable Point Lighthouse to host unveiling ceremony for Michigan Historical Marker
The image of Little Sable Point lighthouse at Oceana County's Silver Lake State Park is reflected in Silver Lake Channel, which empties into Lake Michigan.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Cast iron kettle weighing 500 pounds stolen in Oceana County
According to the Oceana County Sheriff's Office, the kettle was taken from a lawn on W. Shelby Rd. The kettle is believed to have been stolen either late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.
Enormous cast iron kettle allegedly stolen from Oceana County lawn
The Oceana County Sheriff's Office said the report about the missing kettle, estimated to be about 4 feet in diameter, was filed on Wednesday, July 30. The kettle was allegedly stolen from a lawn at a residence in the 6400 block of West Shelby Road and was believed to have been taken some time during the night hours of July 29 and early hours of ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
National LGBT rights group joins call for women's music festival to admit transgender women
Advocates for the transgender community are urging supporters to boycott a longstanding Michigan music festival that caters to women born women.
Northern Michigan News
Blueberry farms yielding better crop for area pickers
Weather conditions may have delayed Michigan's blueberry harvest, but local farmers are seeing a much better crop spring up this season.