HART — No candidates filed to run for the two available seats on the Hart City Council or the single Hart City Board of Review seat.

Oceana County Sheriff Craig Mast received the nod Feb. 9 to accept a more than $12,000 grant to be used in developing a K-9 program at the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office.

PENTWATER — With regrets, the Pentwater Village Council accepted the resignation of village Manager Rob Allard at its regular meeting Feb. 13.

Firefighters from the Hart Area Fire Department and the Crystal Township Fire Department responded to a fully engulfed single wide trailer fire along N. 104th Avenue in Weare Township Sunday, Feb. 12 shortly after 4:30 p.m.

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Relatives of two Kalamazoo men who were killed in a mass shooting last year have been working on healing.

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DETROIT (AP) — BMW AG is recalling more than 19,000 i3 REx plug-in hybrids in the U.S. because they could develop a fuel vapor leak that would increase the risk of a fire.

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A Grand Rapids police officer will serve a 30-day unpaid suspension for his handling of a traffic crash investigation involving a then-assistant prosecutor.

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ALLENDALE, Mich. (AP) — Grand Valley State University is planning to start construction soon on the Mackinac Ravine to address erosion that could affect nearby buildings.

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DETROIT (AP) _ These Michigan lotteries were drawn Thursday:

PENTWATER — Fraudulent telephone calls are still being received by people in the Village of Pentwater.

The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of multiple weapons from the 4400 block of Adams Road in Weare Township.

The Pentwater Police Department is investigating complaints of bogus telephone solicitations requesting money.

A three-day jury trial has been set for April 26-28 for former Shelby Village Police Chief Bob Wilson.

A suspect has been identified and property recovered from two storage unit break-ins in the Silver Lake area last weekend.

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Tying flies and making baits for bass, salmon and pike can help wear away some of those long winter hours.

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HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier won the world title in the women's 12.5-kilometer mass start on Sunday, becoming the first biathlete to win five gold medals at a single world championship.

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Cory Schneider made 40 saves and Travis Zajac had a goal and an assist to lead the New Jersey Devils over the New York Islanders 3-2 on Saturday night.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Cam Talbot made 38 saves, Connor McDavid scored his 20th goal and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on Saturday night for their third straight win.

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Napheesa Collier had 26 points and 12 rebounds and top-ranked Connecticut held off Tulane 63-60 on Saturday night to push its record winning streak to 101 games.

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Daryl Macon scored a career-best 30 points as Arkansas won its third straight with a 98-80 victory over Mississippi on Saturday.

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' main state oil company has signed a deal giving China National Petroleum Company an 8 percent stake in a major onshore oil project.

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DETROIT (AP) — The city of Detroit seeks to fill seasonal positions in its general services and recreation departments.

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PLYMOUTH, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin-based Sargento Foods Inc., is expanding a voluntary recall of some cheeses due to a possible bacterial contamination.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday:

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The launch pad used to send Americans to the moon and shuttle astronauts into orbit is roaring back into action.

Health teacher innovates to educate

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The American Cancer Society event's participants raised more than $319K

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Gates Chili staff members gain skills and knowledge

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-concrete gutter that would manage surging waters in times of torre…

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The race for Wisconsin's top education official pits a two-term incumbent backed by public school advocates and Democrats against two more conservative opponents who want to expand the private voucher program and undo the Common Core curriculum.

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A few weeks ago, I met an amazing woman. Her name is Cyndy Callog, she’s a Pentwaterite, and she just published her first book, A Windy Day.

The chill of winter can be offset with the pleasure of curling up inside a warm home. Turning on the heat and settling into your favorite chair to open a new book or watch a movie feels even better when snow falls or rain patters against the windows. Unfortunately, some families have to choo…

“Full retirement age” refers to the age when a person can claim their Social Security benefits without any reduction, even if they are still working part or full time.  In other words, you don’t actually need to retire from your work to claim your full benefits. Also note that waiting until …