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Sheriff’s arrest man, he fired his handgun towards his roomate and four children in Merced

On July 5, 2019, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the 4000 Block of North Highway 59 in Merced for a disturbance between roommates…

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Looking for things to do with the kids this summer? Check this out

For more information on these events and activities contact Jennifer Arellano at 209-385-6854 or  arellanoj@cityofmerced.org Upcoming Events at the Applegate Park Zoo Easter Egg Dying…

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Splash-n-Dash Aqua Park is now hiring

SUMMER JOB FAIR: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17th, 2019, from 11:00 AM TO 5:00 PM come apply at the Merced County Library at the Lower Level (Gracey…

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Substitute teacher arrested with child Pornography in Turlock

Turlock Police Detectives have arrested Damon Witt, a 48-year-old male from Turlock, for possession of child pornography. Witt was booked into the Stanislaus County Jail…

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The New playground at Merced Applegate Park is being installed soon

Due to all the rain, the City says it has been delaying the installation of the Applegate playground in Merced. The contractor the City hired…

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8-year-old kidnapped in Fresno, this is how he escaped

UPDATE After conducting numerous follow-up interviews, detectives discovered inconsistencies in the child’s story of the kidnapping attempt. Therefore, detectives do not see a credible threat…

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5-year-old shoots her 9-year-old cousin with a rifle

On December 30, 2018, at around 9:12 pm, the Madera County Sheriff’s Communication Center received a 911 call reporting that a female juvenile was accidentally…

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New Valley Children’s medical facility coming to Merced

Valley Children’s Healthcare has entered into negotiations to purchase a 4.54-acre parcel in North Merced to create a specialty medical building. The Merced City Council…

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7-year-old girl dies in boating accident at bass lake

On September 3, 2018 around 3:08pm, the Madera County Sheriff’s Office received a call for service regarding a boating accident at Bass Lake. Deputies responded…

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FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES AND BACKPACK EVENT IN MERCED

On August 4th, 2018, Any local families in need can show up between noon and 6pm at Merino Park in Merced located at the intersections…

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