Friday Apr 4
Escaped felon captured in Le Grand
An escaped felon was captured Friday in Le Grand, a day after he fled from the John Latorraca Correctional Center near El Nido.
Peggy Heller School will hold its first "3K for Camp Fun Run" on Saturday. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. and the run starts at 8 a.m. at 201 Lakeview Drive.
Merced farmers to receive smallest water allocation in decades
Most drought-plagued Merced Irrigation District farmers will receive just 6 inches of water per acre during this year's truncated irrigation season.
Merced to test site for new well
Merced City Council will decide Monday whether to award a $470,589 contract to Woodland-based Luhdorff & Scalmanini Consulting Engineersto evaluate the site that would be Well 20, test it, prepare a report and give an opinion on cost.
Federal officials study enlarging San Luis Reservoir
Water levels appear frighteningly low at the San Luis Reservoir, but water officials assure that is relatively normal this time of year.