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Sang Hyuk Park, 45, a former Merced dentist, received a three-year prison sentence Friday after pleaded no contest earlier this year to sexually assaulting sedated female patients.
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A large vegetation fire erupted on Merced County's rural Westside early Thursday afternoon near Gun Club Road and Santa Fe Grade, southeast of Gustine, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
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Merced police and Merced County Sheriff's deputies served search and arrests warrants early Friday morning in the 3800 block of Highway 140 near Easy Street.
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Deon Humphrey was taken into custody Thursday and charged with domestic battery by strangulation.
10 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Twenty-one-year-old Ed Thomas of Detroit faces open murder and robbery charges in the Oct. 18 death of the 20-year-old from Chicago's South Side.
15 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
Members of the Merced Police Department's newly formed Disruptive Area Response Team were working in the area of 16th and T streets when they were contacted by a person who said he'd been robbed.
A patch of grass near the Merced High School baseball facilities was turned into a parking lot for hundreds of bicycles at the first-ever Pedal Merced Family Bicycle Fest seven years ago.
A crew overhauls the gas station on G and 21st streets in Merced on Thursday, July 24, 2014.
"Menopause the Musical" is scheduled to be shown at 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. in downtown Merced.
Prosecutors say 25-year-old Thomas Zavaleta attacked the men in separate incidents in 2012 while they were unconscious in the bathroom of his Los Banos apartment.
Poulin, 24, appeared in a career-high 28 games for the Islanders last season, going 11-16-1 with a 3.29 goals-against average and .891 save percentage.
The Spanish league announced its schedule for the 2014-15 season Thursday, and the first "clasico" will take place shortly after the end of Suarez's four-month ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup.
The 27-year-old Karlberg eagled the 15th and birdied the 17th to join Australia's Jack Wilson, Belgium's Thomas Pieters, Germany's Max Kieffer, India's Gaganjeet Bhullar and the South African duo of Oliver Bekker and Louis De Jager atop the leaderboard at the Tseleevo Golf and Polo Club course.
A 22-year-old felon was arrested Wednesday afternoon for an alleged drive-by shooting on El Verano Way in South Merced, police said.
A Merced County jury this week convicted a 23-year-old man on attempted murder and robbery charges for a 2013 Loughborough area shooting that injured one man.
After remaining relatively flat for nearly a decade, apartment rents are on the rise in the Northern San Joaquin Valley, according to research by RealFacts.
The California Highway Patrol is searching for a driver who killed at 47-year-old female pedestrian around 1 a.m. Wednesday on Santa Fe Drive in the Beachwood area.
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Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:18 pm
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