A popular Main Street venue to grab a drink and enjoy live music is closed for three to five months, said RC Essig, one of The Partisan’s owners. Also, city officials confirmed an unnamed investor wants to buy multiple downtown buildings.
After averaging 15.1 points, 5.8 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.7 steals per game to lead the Golden Valley Cougars to their first Central California Conference championship since 2006, Stephanie Moore was named the conference MVP and the Sun-Star Player of the Year.
An issue investigated by the California attorney general’s office into whether Merced County District Attorney Larry Morse II violated any laws by storing a firearm in his office is considered closed, Merced Sheriff Vern Warnke said.
Backlash to UC’s proposed tuition hike has evolved into a showdown over control. UC says lawmakers must decide whether they are willing to spend more. State officials want more say in the direction of the university.
About 300 students, from preschool to college — many from Yosemite National Park’s gateway communities — gathered at the Yosemite Falls viewing area on Tuesday to start the park’s 125th anniversary celebration, which is themed, “Youth of Today: Park Stewards of Tomorrow.”