Suspect in 2014 Livingston screwdriver attack surrenders at border

After more than two years on the run in Mexico, a man wanted for attempted murder in Livingston surrendered this week to authorities. Juan M. Trenado, 27, of Modesto turned himself in Tuesday at the San Ysidro U.S. border crossing on the southern edge of San Diego in connection with the 2014 stabbing of two men in Livingston, Livingston police said in a statement.

Merced College football goes blow for blow with MJC in scrimmage

Merced College head coach Bob Casey was pleased with the Blue Devils’ showing as they more than held their own with top-tiered Modesto Junior College in a scrimmage on Thursday night. MC showed steady progress from its intrasquad scrimmage the week before and everyone came away from the encounter without a serious injury.

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MC Receiver Nih-Jer Jackson On The Team's Scrimmage With MJC

Sophomore receiver Nih-Jer Jackson hauled in a 35-yard TD catch on the opening series against Modesto on Thursday night. He talks about the scrimmage and the coming season. (Sean Lynch/slynch@mercedsunstar.com)
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MC Receiver Nih-Jer Jackson On The Team's Scrimmage With MJC 1:27

MC Receiver Nih-Jer Jackson On The Team's Scrimmage With MJC

Merced College vs. Modesto Scrimmage Highlights 3:13

Merced College vs. Modesto Scrimmage Highlights

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Mobile dairy brings ag life to students

California Gov. Brown scolds Fresno County sheriff in voicemail 1:04

California Gov. Brown scolds Fresno County sheriff in voicemail

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