SHELBY — A recent problem discovered with the Village of Shelby water reservoir tank has prompted village officials to begin chlorinating the water system.

In what might become a break from long-standing protocol, the Oceana County Board of Commissioners were asked to mull over having their regular meetings immediately follow their morning committee meetings.

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Editor’s note: A jail sentence “to be served at the court’s discretion” generally means jail time is suspended, but will be imposed if the person violates any laws or sentencing conditions within a noted time period.  OUIL means driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicati…

Editor’s note: A jail sentence “to be served at the court’s discretion” generally means jail time is suspended, but will be imposed if the person violates any laws or sentencing conditions within a noted time period.  OUIL means driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicati…

The Shelby wrestling program will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a community get-together on Saturday, Aug. 12, which will feature many Tigers wrestlers of the past. The weekend’s events will continue Sunday, Aug. 13, with a golf outing to raise money for the Tigers’ program.

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PENTWATER — Summer is a time for residents of Michigan to find the nearest water and spend some quality hours in the sun. If they’re lucky enough to own a boat, or know someone who does, that can mean venturing deep into the lake.

Enrollment in Michigan High School Athletic Association member high schools continued a trend of slight declines in 2016-17, but participation in sports held firm as records were set in three of the 28 sports for which postseason tournaments are sponsored by the MHSAA.

Shin splints, or Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome, is a catch-all term for pain associated with the inner edge of the shin. Many runners are afflicted with this condition, but it can occur in any athlete.

The Michigan High School Athletic Association is accepting registrations by mail and online for game officials for the 2017-18 school year.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Adam Engel and Matt Davidson homered and the White Sox snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the crosstown rival Cubs at Wrigley Field on Monday.

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $3.52 billion.

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TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares meandered Monday as market attention turned to the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting later in the week. Japanese shares languished as the yen strengthened against the dollar.

Dear Doctor: Your recent column about balance was very useful. My dad is in his late 70s, and I want to help him stay on his feet. Are there specific techniques or exercises that he can do? It would be great if we could do them together.

Oftentimes, news reports about nursing homes highlight tragic incidents or perceived failures of a specific facility or the industry in general to care for vulnerable, older adults.

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Oftentimes, news reports about nursing homes highlight tragic incidents or perceived failures of a specific facility or the industry in general to care for vulnerable, older adults.

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. Knowing the signs of a stroke is critical in saving a life. To offer awareness, McLeod Loris Seacoast wants to empower area residents with this knowledge to be first responders in saving a life.

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's navy said it fired a warning shot at two Vietnamese fishing vessels that were discovered in Indonesian waters over the weekend in the second clash between the two countries in the South China Sea in two months.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Mideast envoy warned Monday that the crisis at Jerusalem's holiest site affects millions if not billions of people around the world and has "the potential to have catastrophic costs" well beyond the Middle East.

The Hart Area Public Library will present the award winning film, A Quiet Passion, Friday, July 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Hart Community Center.

When it comes to heaven, I’ve always been hopeful. By heaven, I don’t necessarily mean a place with pearly gates, golden pathways and angels whizzing around; rather, I think of heaven as a sanctuary of beauty and peace, a sort of perfect earth, where everyone is healthy, happy and love preva…

Whether you’re ready to retire, just joining the workforce, or somewhere in between, regularly reviewing your Social Security earnings record could make a big difference when it’s time to collect your retirement benefits.