3 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
The Merced County Coroner's Office has identified a body found earlier this week in a east Planada canal as Ruben Coronado, 35.
7 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
That's the philosophy of Daisy Castillo of Merced, a Golden Valley High School student who will take part in a national home economics-related competition in Nashville in July.
12 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Sheriff Mark Pazin, Supervisor John Pedrozo and Councilman Josh Pedrozo will host a barbecue rib fund-raiser dinner at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Merced Fruit Barn, 4526 E. Highway 140.
16 hrs ago | RecordNET
There are roughly $2 billion in passenger rail construction and improvement projects coming in the next year, including at least $300 million of spending earmarked for small businesses, for the Bay Area and Central Valley.
Now that summer's creeping up, figs are just about to reach their perfect plumpness and land on a plate near you.
City officials looked to the City Council for direction Monday night as they continue to fine tune a plan to make about 10 miles of roads in south and central Merced more bike friendly.
ATWATER — Atwater High School will hold an open house from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the school.
Stephanie Toledo didn't want anything to get in the way of her academic success when she arrived at UC Merced.
Merced Union High School District trustees purchased more than $1 million in furniture and equipment for El Capitan High School and offered early retirement incentives for 21 employees.
The City Councilman unanimously backed an evolving plan hatched by Councilman Mike Murphy that would provide a roughly $1,000 incentive for new businesses that open downtown.
Firefighters said three fires reported Saturday night and early Sunday morning may have been started by the same person.
Five new school buses will be making the rounds of Merced this fall, replacing vehicles that are 30 years old, each with more than 300,000 miles on its odometer.
Moser, principal of Farmdale Elementary School in Merced, said her students have demonstrated patience and understanding since a March 26 fire blamed on vandalism extensively damaged one of the classrooms.
A special celebration at Castle Airport on Saturday recognized 25 years of fire protection by Cal Fire in Merced County.
The gusty Sunday wind blew away many graduation caps, but it didn't stop more than 500 UC Merced graduates as they marched across the stage — savoring a proud moment.
For inspiration, the 460 graduates of UC Merced on Saturday could draw upon the wisdom of an ex-astronaut, their chancellor, and a fellow student and researcher as they chart their futures.
The Modesto City Schools board will consider a raft of end-of-year changes and standard contracts at its meeting tonight.