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  1. The quest to keep San Joaquin Valleya s wine industry growingRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... California's wine flowing, the University of California Cooperative Extension area viticulture adviser to Madera, Merced and Mariposa counties is working to create options for vineyard sustainability and act as a resource for the region's grape ...

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  2. Thumbs up, thumbs downRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Thumbs up to the Fresno Food Expo prize winners, entrepreneurs and organizers for a sixth successful year drumming up business for Valley food industries. The winners in the various competitions were Aro Gourmet Pistachios, Aubrey's Extreme Jerky, Tioga Sequoia 99 Golden Ale, Lanna Coffee Co., Cold Brew, Tazzaria of Visalia, Bella Luna of Merced, and Me-n- Ed's Victory Grill.

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  3. Climate Change Fingerprints Are All Over California WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific American

    ... the late 1970s, said LeRoy Westerling , a professor studying climate and wildfire at the University of California-Merced. The outlook this summer is sobering: Wildland fire potential for most of coastal California and the Sierra Nevada Mountains is ...

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  4. Upcoming events in Los BanosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Banos Enterprise

    ... the mail should stop by the high school and pick one up between 8 a.m. and noon before Tuesday. Former Los Banos and Merced basketball standouts are conducting a boys and girls basketball camp Thursday at 1966 11th St. in Los Banos. Mike Bonillas, ...

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  5. Funeral set for Merced soldier who died during trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Banos Enterprise

    A funeral service for Merced native Louis Moua is set for 8 a.m. Aug. 6 in Yosemite Hall at the Merced County fairground, family members said. Moua, 26, died during an early morning run July 8 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington, according to base officials.

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  6. Chamber honorees announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Banos Enterprise

    Businessman Jim Abbate and Merced College educator Jonae Pistoresi have been honored by the Greater Merced Chamber of Commerce as man and woman of the year. Abbate, whose Alia Corp. operates McDonald's restaurants in Central California; and Pistoresi, a business professor and consultant, were among several people and groups recognized for their service to the community during a banquet Friday.

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  7. Community News - week of July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Sierra Star

    ... Folk, Pop, Jazz standards, Classical, and Country. The Skylights are an alternative rock group out of the Merced area. Performances begin at 7 p.m. at the Mariposa County Art Park. While the shows are free to the public, tips for the performers will ...

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  8. Centurion And Supreme Boats #PasstheHandle On Weekend Of GivingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WaterSki

    ... for all concerned." Jose Gonzalez Mora has been with Centurion Supreme boats since 2003. He was born and raised in Merced, CA. Jose is married with 7 Children. He is very devoted to his church, Sacred Heart. He likes playing soccer and raising his ...

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  9. Upcoming forums will address community healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Los Banos Enterprise

    The Merced County Public Health Department is holding several community health forums around Merced and Los Banos to address public health and gather feedback for a health improvement plan. Residents are invited to join the public health department and discuss health issues affecting the community.

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  10. Firefighters rescue girla s tiny dog from AC ventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Fresno Bee

    Truck 51 of the City of Merced Fire Department found and rescued a puppy that fell two floors down in an HVAC system on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Aubree Faust, 6, crades her puppy, Lily, Wednesday, July 20, 2016, after it fell into an air conditioning duct.

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  11. Mann, Harden to help run Los Banos youth basketball campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Banos Enterprise

    ... it a voice. Deja Mann can attest to that. After a stint of playing professional basketball in Europe, the former Merced High star had returned home to get her knee scoped and decide what to do next. A chance encounter between her mom and a former ...

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  12. Fred Ruiz isna t reappointed to the UC Board of RegentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... importance of a Valley member. The regents unanimously approved an expansion plan for the University of California Merced. The expansion will enable the campus to enroll 10,000 students by 2020. Looking forward, Ruiz hopes elected officials and ...

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  13. County transit authority replaces Los Banos fixed-route buses with Dial-A-Ride systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Banos Enterprise

    ... them off where they want to go." The LB commuter route from the Los Banos Walmart through Dos Palos and El Nido to Merced will still be available. The changes go into effect Aug. 1. The two main concerns for the Merced County transportation system ...

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  14. UC Merced could serve 10,000 students by 2020Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | RecordNET

    The University of California Board of Regents approved the growth plan for UC Merced's design and financing, along with revisions to the project's budget and scope a The growth will allow UC Merced to serve more of California's most talented students, many of whom are from underserved populations a Construction is expected to begin in October, with the first buildings ready for use by 2018. The University of California, Merced, received final approval from the UC Board of Regents today for an expansion plan that will nearly double the physical capacity of campus by 2020, enabling enrollment growth to 10,000 students after the project is completed.

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  15. Police: Woman who advertised online jailed for prostitution, along with a supervisoraRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    Lavar Desean Lockhart, 38, was arrested on suspicion of supervising in prostitution and being a felon in possession of a firearm, according to police. A Fresno woman who police say was advertising prostitution services online was arrested after officers found her at a central Merced motel in the city's so-called red-light district.

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  16. Career Step Welcomes Merced College as Academic PartnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | PR.com

    Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce that Merced College has joined its network of academic partners. "In Merced College's mission statement, they are focused on being a 'gateway to the future' through education and workforce training, and Career Step looks forward to joining them in furthering that initiative," said Ryan Ewer, Vice President of Academic Partnerships.

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  17. Men booked for suspected child endangermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Union Democrat

    ... into a fist fight in front of each of their own sons. Nicolas Stefan Moosbauer, 32, of the 400 block of Azalea Court, Merced, and Robert Cromwell Cooper, 29, of the 3000 block of Bridal Veil Court, Merced, were both booked on suspicion of child ...

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  18. Revelers gather to celebrate Murphys HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Union Democrat

    ... along Angels Creek during the 68th Murphys Homecoming at Murphys Community Park, Murphys, California. Rocha, from Merced, is visiting her grandmother who lives in the area. Teresa Goodwin and her son, David, 13, look at duck hats for sale during the ...

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  19. Emergency Call For NorCal Blood DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | NBC Bay Area

    ... donations than what's needed. At the same time, the Sacramento Bee noted that BloodSource, which collects blood from Merced to Chico and distributes it to about 100 California hospitals, put out the "critical appeal" on July 5, asking for more ...

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  20. Mobsters who went to college made more than less-educated mafia palsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | University Business

    ... the mob get an income bump from higher education. Researchers at the University of Essex and University of California-Merced used US census data to study the education levels of the Italian-American mafia between 1930s and the 1960s. Their ...

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