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The year's fastest woman clocked 11.01 seconds on the Hampden Park track as she celebrated a ninth unbeaten final in 2014.
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In response to the Sun-Star’s view “Training needed to handle mentally ill” of the CHP officer who is being scrutinized for the force he used in subduing a woman crossing a highway, I think the officer’s actions were justified.
9 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Kimberly Garcia is volunteering at the 31st annual migrant summer school in Merced, and she says it's not your typical program.
Officials in Merced County say a Central California man who works for the public defender's office helped an inmate escape from custody, landing him in jail with criminal charges of his own.
The 21-year-old Rodon was a first-team, all-Atlantic Coast Conference selection as a junior with North Carolina State this past season after he went 6-7 with a 2.01 ERA.
Merced Speedway - Kristie Shearer, a stock car racing mom from Los Banos, posed with her son, Ian, before a race in Merced Speedway's Hobby Stock Division last year.
Nearly two months after the forced removal of homeless from an encampment on G Street, the city is reporting some progress in decreasing Los Banos' homeless population.
By the age of 12, Carissa Phelps knew what it meant to walk the streets of the Central Valley.
Regarding “What happened to America’s compassion?” : The better question, what happened to the compassion and responsibility of the parents who have children in squalor and poverty? Do these people care? Why would anyone bring a child into this world under these conditions? I’m sorry, it doesn’t take a village to raise a ... (more)
Large, bright-colored birdhouses are being placed throughout Merced County, but they aren't meant to shelter birds; instead, they lodge children's books.
Two people were arrested Wednesday after Merced police served a search warrant at a residence in the 1500 block of Little Rock Court.
Merced police have arrested two suspects in the death of a 23-year-old man in a road-rage incident earlier this year.
The second session of College for Kids kicked off this week at Merced College, with a wide variety of activities for children going into fourth through eighth grades.
Beltran was hit in the face with a ball during batting practice Wednesday. The ball caromed off the batting cage and hit him, breaking his nose.
The Oklahoma Department of Health said Thursday the victim is over the age of 50 but declined to release more details.
Terry Farkas has been named to the position at Komen Vermont-New Hampshire. She is a longtime volunteer for the organization.
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Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:55 pm
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