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PG&E is Monitoring a Severe Wind Event this Week That Could Impact Nearly 30 Counties Across Northern and Central California

PG&E announced today that its meteorological and operations teams in its Emergency Operations Center continue to monitor a potentially widespread, strong and dry wind event…

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Man killed in head-on crash in Merced County today

A man was killed early this morning on a head-on crash in Merced County the Los Banos California Highway Patrol said. CHP Officers responded to…

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Eastern European man arrested, exchanged fake Jewelry for cash

For the past few months, several agencies have received several complaints from the public regarding theft by false pretense on local freeways. These complaints were…

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Police investigating attempted kidnapping of UC Merced Student

The Merced Police Department is investigating an attempted kidnapping of a UC Merced student. On October 1st, 2019, at approximately 1:41 PM Merced Police Department…

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Body found on Highway 99, CHP investigating

The California Highway Patrol responded just before midnight on Tuesday night to the area of Southbound Highway 99 near Lander Avenue in Turlock for a…

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Two women, two men from Merced, arrested for stealing at a Walmart

The Sonora Police Department arrested four from the City of Merced on grand theft charges and conspiracy to commit grand theft. The following are the…

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Three arrested for shooting at Merino Park that left a 20-year-old dead

Officers from the Merced Police Department responded to Merino Park on August 12, 2019, at approximately 8:45 p.m., for a report of a shooting. When…

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22-year-old male killed,18-year-old female injured in Saturday morning crash

On September 28th, 2019, at approximately 3:07 a.m., officers from the Merced Police Department responded to the 1200 block of N.W. Bear Creek Drive for…

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Small plane crashes on southbound highway 99, this is what CHP said

On September 27th, 2019, at approximately 7:48 p.m., a small aircraft crashed in the southbound lanes of Highway 99 at Crows Landing Road in Modesto….

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Breaking news, Son stabs his 70-year-old father in Atwater

The Atwater Police Department is investigating a stabbing that occurred in the 700 block of Nocholas. On September 25th, 2019, at approximately 8:18 pm, officers…

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