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Merced man shot and killed on San Mateo Court in Merced

The Merced Police Department investigates a homicide in the 3300 block of San Mateo Court in Merced, Calif., on Friday, April 28, 2017. According to Detective-Sgt. Curt Gorman, a Hispanic male is dead after suffering multiple gunshot wounds following a verbal argument with three men outside an apartment complex.

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Inmates train rescue dogs to be service dogs for vets

Rescue dogs and their inmate trainers celebrated their accomplishments at a graduation ceremony on Friday at Valley State Prison in Chowchilla. The dogs will go on to the next level of training before becoming service dogs for military veterans. The prisoners learn responsibility and training the dogs provides a sense of purpose during their rehabilitation.

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Spring Trout Derby at Barrett Cove

The 2017 Spring Trout Derby at Barrett Cove on Lake McClure in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, April 29, 2017.
Andrew Kuhn Merced Sun-Star
Spring Trout Derby at Barrett Cove 1:58

Spring Trout Derby at Barrett Cove

Merced man shot and killed on San Mateo Court in Merced 1:43

Merced man shot and killed on San Mateo Court in Merced

Inmates train rescue dogs to be service dogs for vets 2:44

Inmates train rescue dogs to be service dogs for vets

New evidence released in 2014 Merced County homicide case 1:17

New evidence released in 2014 Merced County homicide case