People walk through Yosemite National Park during the March for Science in Yosemite, Calif., on Saturday, April 22, 2017. Scientists and science supporters across the nation and the world are marching this Earth Day to support scientific research.
March for Science at Yosemite National Park
Four injured in crash near Los Banos
Dozens march to raise awarness and remember those lost in violent killings
Parent Institute at Golden Valley High School
Merced home catches fire
Merced County 'throws switch' on solar project
Man dies, children pulled out of vehicle in Merced County crash
Fire knocked down before reaching Merced home
Medical issue linked to big rig crash in Merced
Traffic light damaged in crash in Merced
Merced County firefighter hurt when car swerves in path
Diocese speaks about Los Banos priest’s sentence
'It should have been me': Watch Obdulia Sanchez talk during sentencing hearing
The Merced County Office of Education and Merced Union High School District hold the 5th annual Parent Institute at Golden Valley High School in Merced, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. The event strives to help parents and guardians enhance and strengthen relationships with their children.
A male driver believed to be in his 50s died Tuesday morning after an SUV carrying his family crashed upside down into a canal at the corner of Nickel Road and Sand Slough Road between Los Banos and Merced, CHP Los Banos Officer Dean Emehiser said. Two children between the ages of 1 and 2, as well as three adults, were rescued by Good Samaritans.
The Merced County Board of Supervisors “flipped the switch” on a solar panel project at the Merced County Administration building on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, that’s expected to save $19 million over 30 years.
Merced firefighters responded to a home in the 1100 block of Barney Street in Merced at 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, and found a detached garage fully engulfed with flames, according to Merced Fire Battalion Chief Corey Haas. Firefighters were able to stop the fire from reaching the home. A preliminary investigation found that no one was inside at the time, Haas said. The investigation was ongoing Friday night.
A traffic light was damaged around 10 a.m. Friday at G and Alexander streets in Merced. Few details were available but police said it appears one car collided with the traffic pole. There were no injuries reported.
Obdulia Sanchez, 18, of Stockton, appears before Judge Ronald W. Hansen during a sentencing hearing in the Merced County Superior Courthouse in Merced, Calif., on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. Sanchez was sentenced to six years and four months in prison for gross vehicular manslaughter, DUI and child endangerment for a crash which killed her 14-year-old sister Jacqueline Sanchez, and injured 15-year-old Manuela Ceja in July of 2017.
Community members gather for a candlelight vigil and town walk at Houlihan Park in Planada, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. The vigil was organized by Le Grand High School students after three men were shot in front of a food truck at the intersection of Highway 140 and North Plainsburg Road on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. According to the Coroner's Office two of the shooting victims, Diego Gallardo, 22, and Pedro Lua, 27, died. A third victim was in critical condition following the shooting, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Office.
Merced police investigate a fataility after finding an unresponsive person in an alleyway the afternoon of Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, near the intersection of Highway 140 and Yosemite Parkway and Marthella Road in Merced.