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The investigation continues into the Nov. 20 death of a pedestrian who was struck by an armored Merced Police Department SWAT vehicle.
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Navy Seaman Summer Sanchez, daughter of Rudy and Cherie Sanchez of Merced, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
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Freshmen through seniors from Atwater, Buhach Colony and Golden Valley high schools are staging the “environmental theater” piece, based on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Matt Thomas, English teacher and theater director at Golden Valley High School, said five shows in the form of walking tours will be held each ... (more)
Today’s showing is at 7 p.m., and Saturday’s shows are at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets, available at the door, are $15 for children and seniors and $18 for adults.
Temperatures will stay out of the hard-freeze zone if the sky opens up and it rains or snows Saturday around sunrise, said Carlos Molina, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
Ignacio Figueroa-Bautista, 31, the woman’s husband, and two 5-year-olds, Geraldine Figueroa-Perez and Jesus Perez-Manzo, died in the fire.
Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson has plenty of administrative duties but says he helps out his deputies on patrol whenever he can.
The board that oversees California's embattled $68 billion high-speed rail project was meeting Thursday to discuss how to respond to a series of legal setbacks involving funding and environmental reviews.
Cook told reporters Wednesday his agent has filed an appeal with the league. He said he realizes he has to keep his composure in those situations and added a "guarantee it will not happen again."
A suspect wanted in connection with an attempted homicide in San Jose died after being shot by authorities on Interstate 5 during a police chase Thursday in Stockton.
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The Merced County advisory board on alcohol and other drug problems will meet at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at the county's mental health administration building, 1137 B St., Merced.
Hard Freeze Warning for Merced County was issued at December 07 at 5:47AM PST