Sentencing delayed again for man convicted of molesting child in Merced County

Court proceedings were shelved again Monday for a man convicted of molesting a 4-year-old Merced County girl. Lonnie Lee Poslof Jr. was found guilty Dec. 9 of three counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a child and one count of oral copulation, all felonies. The abuse involved a 4-year-old girl and took place between April and June in 2013, Merced Police Department investigators said.

Strong January storms stir destruction from coast-to-coast

From California to the Deep South to the Northeast, millions of Americans were contending with death and destruction from damaging January weather. Flooding, high winds and suspected tornadoes have rousted people from their homes. A deadly storm system tore across the Deep South, a nor'easter lashed the East Coast and rainfall records fell in California.

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Car submerged in Merced's Bear Creek

A woman crashed her car into Merced's Bear Creek near R Street about 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, authorities said.
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Car submerged in Merced's Bear Creek 1:09

Car submerged in Merced's Bear Creek

Merced Art Hop 1:53

Merced Art Hop

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