Merced Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 5 Things To Do Today, Friday, June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    He is considered one of the best guitar soloists with a career that spans over four decades and has released more than 23 albums during his career. Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St., Merced, 381-0100, tickets.mercedtheatre.org , $34-$49.

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  2. FORECLOSURE: Zombie properties dog Inland regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... zombie foreclosures, the report showed: San Diego had a 292 percent increase. Fresno had a 215 percent increase, and Merced saw gains of 148 percent. To Blomquist's point about the mop-up effort, bank repossessions and trustee sales notices in ...

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  3. Efforts to expand California university systems are growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... UC system presidency, Peltason oversaw the difficult off-again, on-again search effort that in 1995 selected Merced as the site for UC's 10th campus; 10 years later, despite environmental and money problems, UC Merced opened. UC president Janet ...

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  4. SLO County justice system sees increase in child pornography casesRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | New Times SLO

    ... and is one of 61 such task forces in the United States. The Central California ICAC covers nine counties from Kern to Merced and focuses on cyber crime involving child victims. The task force has 59 affiliated law enforcement agencies it works with, ...

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  5. Valley Vets Touch Down in DC on Latest Honor Flight TripRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... a lot of people it is amazing how the country has honored all of us," says WWII veteran Dorothea Eldredge, 91, of Merced. "My main concern is I'd like to see what the Korean memorial looks like and how they maintained it and if there are any names ...

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  6. Correct Craft becomes majority partner in two California boating companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... its facilities in Central Florida and hired more workers. Centurion and Supreme will continue to be manufactured in Merced, Calif., and Rick Lee , owner of Centurion Boats and Supreme Boats, will maintain a minority ownership interest in the brands ...

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  7. Microbiology professor becomes UC Merceda s first Pew scholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A University of California at Merced professor was one of 22 researchers named as a Pew Biomedical Scholar on Thursday for her work with communities of microbes. Clarissa Nobile, 35, is the first UC Merced researcher to win a Pew scholar award.

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  8. Gas Prices Rise Nationwide, Drop in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    The Lundberg Survey reports the average price of regular jumped three cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.87 a gallon. According to the AAA Fuel Gauge Report , you can expect to pay around $3.47 a gallon in Fresno and $3.45 a gallon in Merced.

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  9. How the Demise of Agribusiness Would Save us AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Daily Kos

    A new study, The Large Potential of local Croplands to Meet Food Demand in the United States, was recently conducted by Professor Elliott Campbell of the University of California, Merced. The study itself is behind a paywall, but provides evidence that shows that up to 90% of Americans could be fed entirely by food grown or raised within 100 miles of their homes.

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  10. Weekend Fun: Fuego and FairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... A couple of fairs, soccer, a barber battle and ice skating, our list of weekend events has a lot to offer. Head to Merced for the Merced County Fair, where they have a ton of things going on. There's truck and tractor pullin' tonight, bull riding ...

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  11. Calif. Firefighter Jobless Amid Sex Crime ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    June 12--A 20-year-old Merced man was fired this week from the Merced County Fire Department following an investigation in Fresno County into possible inappropriate contact of a sexual nature with a minor, authorities have confirmed. Kaydon R. Potter is under investigation by the Selma Police Department.

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  12. Eating locally is actually pretty easy, and that's good news for reducing food wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... are profound social and environmental benefits to eating locally," the study's author, University of California, Merced professor Elliott Campbell, said of the study's implications. And as Clawson argued in 2012, reducing food waste may be one of ...

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  13. Social Justice Warriors-or Just Dipshits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... lawbreakers. Yet even here, the rhetoric of privilege generates far more heat than light. University of California-Merced sociologist Tanya Bolash-Goza, who accepts the social justice left's view of pervasive structural racism in America, points out ...

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  14. Centurion Boats and Supreme Boats Join the Correct Craft FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | WaterSki

    ... and has been since it began in 1995. Both brands, which are powered by PCM and Crusader Engines, are manufactured in Merced, California. Correct Craft also announced that both brands will continue to build their boats in Merced and that there are no ...

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  15. Jury convicts speeding motorcyclist who raced through VacavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    An ex-con with a long history of drug dealing when he's not behind bars was found guilty Thursday of fleeing police and having a stolen motorcycle. Jeren M. Mills, 29, of Merced, was on the stolen Kawasaki speeding through Vacaville on eastbound Interstate 80 on the afternoon of July 25, 2012.

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  16. Case of high speed pursuit on stolen motorcycle ends with convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Reporter

    A Solano County Superior Court jury convicted a Merced man Thursday of evading a California Highway Patrol officer during a high speed pursuit in Vacaville in 2012 while riding a stolen motorcycle. After a three day trial, jurors found Jeren M. Mills guilty of felony evading a peace officer with willful disregard and the unlawful taking or driving of a vehicle, also a felony.

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  17. The Pecking Disorder: Social Justice Warriors Gone WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... lawbreakers. Yet even here, the rhetoric of privilege generates far more heat than light. University of California-Merced sociologist Tanya Bolash-Goza, who accepts the social justice left's view of pervasive structural racism in America, points out ...

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  18. Farmers market offers locavores plenty to savorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... easier than you might think, especially for an individual." In fact, a recent study from the University of California-Merced's Elliott Campbell shows up to 90 percent of Americans could be fed entirely with food grown or raised within 50 miles of ...

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  19. Playhouse Merced to Present the Greater Tuna QuadrilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Playhouse Merced's 2014-2015 Season closes with laughter as it presents four comedies over the course of four consecutive days. Two actors will attempt to perform over 30 different characters as they mount The Greater Tuna Quadrilogy: Greater Tuna, Tuna Christmas, Red, White and Tuna and Tuna Does Vegas, all written by Jaston Williams , Joe Sears and Ed Howard .

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  20. Los Banos priest arrested on child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A former Los Banos Catholic priest has been charged with possession of child pornography following a 10-month investigation by the city's police department. The Merced County District Attorney's Office on Tuesday filed a single felony count against Gamel of possession of matter depicting sexual conduct of person under the age of 18, according to court records.

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