The real scoop on school meals

The Merced City School District serves lunch to approximately 8,200 students a day and breakfast (which is free for all students) to about 4,700 a day. Lunch options always include fresh fruit and vegetables from a produce bar, and every breakfast also includes fresh fruit.

Follow-up to federal probe credits Vegas police for reforms

A federal office that began dissecting Las Vegas police practices five years ago for a first-in-the-nation "collaborative" review is crediting the department in a new report for "notable and sustained" policy changes and a sharp drop in the number of officer shootings.

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Highlights of Merced's win over GV

Merced improved to 6-0 in the CCC with a 57-52 win over Golden Valley. (By Shawn Jansen/sjansen@mercedsunstar.com).
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Highlights of Merced's win over GV 2:15

Highlights of Merced's win over GV

Reggie Ricks on Atwater's rivalry win 2:09

Reggie Ricks on Atwater's rivalry win

Dhameer Warren on Merced's win over Golden Valley 1:57

Dhameer Warren on Merced's win over Golden Valley

Atwater beats Buhach Colony boys 1:48

Atwater beats Buhach Colony boys