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  1. Part VIII - Extremists Push to Fallow Farmland and MoreRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Alpenhorn News

    ... to remove 1.3 million acres of farmland from production. They showed me maps that laid out their whole plan - from Merced down to Bakersfield, and on the entire west side of the Valley as well as part of the east side. Productive agriculture would ...

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  2. Merced man who led CHP on pursuit through Vacaville on stolen motorcycle gets prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Reporter

    A Merced man was ordered Thursday in Solano County Superior Court to serve prison time for a high speed pursuit through Vacaville while riding a stolen motorcycle. Jeren M. Mills, 29, told Judge Robert C. Fracchia he had changed his path and jailing him any longer wouldn't do anything for him “mentally or physically.” Shortly after his comments, Mills was sentenced to three years, eight months in state prison for a 2012 high speed pursuit on a stolen motorcycle that led a CHP officer in pursuit of him on eastbound Interstate 80 through Vacaville.

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  3. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Californians. UCSD is one of three campuses that is admitting more California students than last year. UC campuses in Merced and Riverside also have increased their number of in-state students. UCSD is admitting 26,502 freshmen and 8,150 California ...

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  4. UCSB Offers Admissions to More Than 29,000 for Fall 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    ... The number of transfer applications increased this year by 615, or 4.3 percent. All UC undergraduate campuses except Merced saw an increase in transfer applications. UCSB acceptance letters were sent in mid-March, and applicants were able to check ...

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  5. Investigators Suspect Arson In MercedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... set, they don't yet know if they were all related. If you know anything about the fires, you're asked to contact the Merced Police Department at (209) 385-4702 or call the Tipster Line at (209) 385-4725.

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  6. Hvass, Madison Joy "Madie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Visalia Times-Delta

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Madison Joy "Madie" Hvass. Madison "Madie" Joy Hvass May 16, 2012 - June 24, 2015 Merced, CA Madison "Madie" Joy Hvass, was released to her eternal home and Heavenly Father surrounded by family and prayer on Wednesday, June 24 at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center.

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  7. Hvass, Madison JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Visalia Times-Delta

    A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday July 3, 2015 at the Christian Life Center in Merced, CA. Condolences may be made at www.smithfamilychapel.com .

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  8. Three injured in crash near AromasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... she fell asleep at the wheel and struck a power pole, Sharp said. The pole fell across the highway. A 37-year-old Merced man was driving a 2013 Ford Expedition with a trailer east on Highway 129 when he struck the pole, Sharp said. Another Merced ...

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  9. California teen cleared of slaying arrested on same chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A teenager spent the night at a central California jail after he was arrested on a warrant for a murder charge a judge had cleared him of months earlier. Merced County Sheriff's officials acknowledged Sunday that Jacob Tellez , 19, should not have been arrested and vowed to determine what went wrong.

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  10. Cities, Farms, Orchards Fight for Water as California Shuts FaucetsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Westerner

    California ordered San Francisco, five water agencies and the state's biggest utility to stop pumping from rivers and streams, targeting water rights dating back to 1858. The State Water Resources Control Board on Friday sent notices curtailing 16 water rights held by 11 senior diverters on the upper San Joaquin and Merced rivers.

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  11. Flames of anxiety at the U.S. fire command center in IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... for days, and on this Monday is still only 21% contained. Two conflagrations further north - the Corrine fire near Merced and the Sky fire near Yosemite - have closed roads and threatened structures. The fire watchers here at this wooded ...

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  12. 90 percent of US could live on food grown entirely within 100 milesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | TreeHugger

    ... everyone to eat locally? According to a new study by Elliott Campbell, a professor at the University of California, Merced, it is. In his research, he found that in fact, 90 percent of Americans could be fed entirely by food grown or raised within ...

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  13. Cool off with a craft beer or three this hot weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Oregonian

    ... cask beers. Beers will be rotating on 22 taps throughout the day, there'll be food from Urban German and Taqueria La Merced and music from DJ Short Change spinning on the brew deck.Baerlic's Day of the Baer Beer List (rotating throughout the day on ...

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  14. Oregon Football Recruiting: Ducks Offer JUCO Cornerback Devron DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Autzen Zoo

    ... The Oregon Ducks are building a solid Class for 2016 and have offered Junior College Cornerback Devron Davis out of Merced, California. Davis is listed as a three star athlete and according to 247Sports is listed as the fifth best out of California ...

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  15. Desert nuns' welcome new noviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... he added. "In humility and love, Jennifer can say, 'Oh Lord, You have seduced me, and I was seduced.'" A native of Merced, California, Sr. Augusta Mary was baptized Catholic but was not raised in the Church. After an intense religious search, she ...

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  16. Athletes awardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... four years of football and Perez four years of varsity soccer. Vaughan is going to University of California (UC), Merced to major in computer science. Perez is going to UC, Davis. Jason says, “This scholarship will put a real dent in my ...

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  17. Merced CHP officer injured, shoots suspect, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Fresno Bee

    ... seek charges against Maldonado of attempted murder of a peace officer. Officer Moises Onsurez, spokesman for the Merced CHP office, declined to comment on the incident and referred all questions to the Livingston Police Department, the agency ...

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  18. Local Food Is Still A Niche. Can It Grow Beyond That?Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | KQED

    ... N.Y. is an agricultural community about 100 miles from New York City, photographed here on Sept. 17, 2014. The U.C. Merced researchers estimate that New York City could potentially fulfill about 30 percent of its food needs with food grown within ...

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  19. Ysidro Jose LuceroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Davis Enterprise

    Ysidro Jose "Sid" Lucero died June 10, 2015. Born on May 15, 1923, in El Paso, Texas, to Merced and Dolores Lucero, he was 92. Sid's father died when Sid was a student at Rio Vista High School.

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  20. 3 farm workers killed, 5 hurt in van crash in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Daily Journal

    ... in a Chevrolet van, returning from a day of working in the fields, when the crash occurred on State Route 152 in Merced County. The California Highway Patrol investigate the scene of a single vehicle crash State Route 152 in Merced County, Calif., ...

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