Thursday Apr 10
Road rage sparks shooting in Merced, police say
The shooter remains at large. An apparent road-rage incident ended Thursday afternoon when a 23-year-old man was shot, according to Merced police.
Many helped with ACA
The month of March was a critical time for enrolling Californians into health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Deputies seize $130,000 in marijuana in Planada
Investigators eradicated more than 130 marijuana plants earlier this week from a Planada home and found the residents had been stealing thousands of dollars in electricity to aid their makeshift black-market greenhouse, the Merced County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday.
Rain predicted for Merced on Wednesday
A thunderstorm is expected to make a stop in the San Joaquin Valley on Wednesday, shaking up the spring temperatures and clear sky the region has experienced in past weeks.
Bond supporters say elementary school needs upgrades
Planada Elementary School was built in 1951 – and Jose Gonzalez believes it needs to be brought up to 21st century learning standards.