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  1. A Conversation Witha Marissa Odgers, Eastwood IndustriesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Products Finishing

    When she is not powder coating parts at Scott Eastwood's facility, Eastwood Industries, Marissa Odgers is hell on wheels in her racecar, racing at Chowchilla Speedway in Merced, California. The race season runs March through October, and in November they finish the season in Las Vegas at a large race, the Duel in the Desert, which attracts hundreds of racers from all over the U.S. MO : I started racing when I was 14. I started in the beginner's class, the four-cylinder division.

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  2. Vehicle overturned in SonoraRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Union Democrat

    ... reportedly helped someone out of the overturned vehicle, according to the Highway Patrol. A CHP dispatcher in Merced confirmed the vehicle accident. Information about possible injuries was not immediately available. The Union Democrat is now online ...

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  3. Margaret A. ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bangor Daily News

    Margaret met her husband, Joe, in Merced, CA., just as he was leaving the service. She came home with him and has been his rock ever since.

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  4. Medicare and Medi-Cal 50th anniversary: Programs help more than half of Valley residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Fresno Bee

    The central San Joaquin Valley is a good place for an assessment of Medicare and Medicaid on their 50th anniversary Thursday. Nearly 58% of the people in Fresno, Kings, Madera, Merced and Tulare counties rely on the government insurance programs to pay their medical bills.

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  5. Baseball: Bombers work to establish credibility through recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Times-Standard

    ... summer club. “It's cool to be part of something that is on the way up,” catcher Darren Trainor of Merced College, said. “I think these guys are doing it right here. Speaking from where I played last summer, we were a losing ...

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  6. Altoma Real Estate Advisors LLC Announces Closing $11,700,000 on (2) CRE Loans in Q2 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | PR.com

    Altoma, a CRE mortgage and capital markets intermediary based in California, successfully placed and closed a $5,900,000 loan on a Class B strip retail center in the Portland, OR SMSA on April 23rd, 2015. On July 8, 2015, Altoma also placed and closed a $5,800,000 loan for a Class B theater anchored retail center in Merced, CA.

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  7. Men caught in apparent Fresno burglary surrender after K-9 bite, fumigant exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno police arrested two Merced men Saturday after they were caught allegedly burglarizing a tented house being fumigated for pests. Around 4:45 a.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to a home near the intersection of East Princeton Avenue and North Thesta Street in central Fresno.

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  8. Men caught stealing from Fresno house surrender after K-9 bite, fumigant exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Ochoa ran down the street while Garcia retreated back into the house. The vehicle they used was reported stolen in Merced. Ochoa was taken into custody after being bitten by a police K-9. Garcia surrendered after being exposed to pesticides inside ...

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  9. Some Merced farmers say work-permit proposal for people here illegally could ease labor shortagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Wave

    ... Irvine. A bill being considered by the California legislature would establish a work-permit program. ATWATER To some Merced County farmers, a bill that would allow farmworkers who live in the country illegally to get work permits could be a solution ...

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  10. Farmers weigh in on bill allowing permits for field workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Davis Enterprise

    To some Merced County farmers, a bill that would allow farmworkers who live in the country illegally to get work permits could be a solution to labor shortages. Merced-area farmers said the proposal makes sense for their businesses because it would help widen the pool of field workers, the Merced Sun Star reports Saturday.

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  11. Farmers weigh in on bill allowing permits for fieldworkersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | KTVN Reno

    Some Merced County farmers say a bill that would allow farmworkers who live in the country illegally to access work permits could be a solution to labor shortages. The Merced Sun Star reports Saturday that Merced-area farmers find the proposal makes sense for their business.

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  12. Erle Stanley GardnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Free Dictionary

    ... where he became a self-taught attorney and passed the state bar exam in 1911. He opened his own law office in Merced, California , then worked for five years for a sales agency. In 1921, he returned to the practice of law, creating the firm of ...

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  13. Fresno faith leaders meet Pope Francis in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Fresno Bee

    Msgr. Raymond Dreiling, vicar general of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno, with Bishop Raul Vera Lopez of Sartillo, Mexico, before listening Pope Francis speak in Bolivia on Thursday. Carmen Medrano, a Faith in the Valley organizer from Fresno, holds a Hmong embroidery from Merced that was given to Pope Francis during his trip to Bolivia.

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  14. Pit bull puppy dies today if she's not rescued -- CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Examiner.com

    Sweets is still a puppy but she may only have hours to live. The story is tragic -- she was found by a kind-hearted woman in Merced when she was emaciated and starving.

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  15. 5 Things To Do Today, Thursday, July 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Fresno Bee

    Country singer Mark Chesnutt performs 8 p.m. Thursday, July 9, at Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St., with special guest Cottonwood Creek, a Merced County duo. Masters of Rock is the featured band at tonight's outdoor concert that includes vendor booths and a variety of food options.

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  16. Fresno housing counseling agency hosts meeting with ValadaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... council is a HUD-certified agency that provides foreclosure counseling and homeownership education to residents from Merced to Tulare counties. "One of the biggest challenges we have is to get the word out" about our agency, said executive director ...

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  17. Genealogy Query - LAWRENCE : LEWIS : MOSESRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Cousinconnect.com

    Seeking birth parent or sibling. I was born in Merced California on August 4,1972.

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  18. UC system opens path for transfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | The Wave

    ... This means that one-third of entering students should be transfers, both systemwide and at each campus except Merced by 2017, said Jacob Jackson, research fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California. Only three campuses Davis, Los Angeles ...

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  19. Man killed in three-vehicle crash identified as servicememberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Stars and Stripes

    A man who was killed Friday in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 152, east of Los Banos in Merced County, was identified as an active military member from Los Angeles, the Merced County Coroner's Office confirmed Monday. Gaviola was the driver of a Toyota Highlander carrying five passengers.

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  20. 10-year-old Merced boy shot during fireworks celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The Fresno Bee

    ... by exploding fireworks and only learned the injuries were from a gunshot when they arrived at Mercy Medical Center in Merced, police said. "Neither the victim nor witnesses in the area heard or saw anything suspicious and no one saw anyone firing a ...

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