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.
Andrew KuhnMerced Sun-Star
March for Science at Yosemite National Park
RV parked outside of Merced home catches fire
Man suffers life-threatening inuries after struck by car in Merced
Hit-and-run driver crashes into three parked cars in Merced
2 dead in vehicle crash in Atwater
More homes needed for Merced County animals during the holidays
MCSD and NAACP Partner for Literacy Program
Merced home saved after chimney fire erupts attic
Los Banos dairyman defends illegal dumping to save heifers
Four-car pile-up on Sante Fe in Merced County. Injuries reported, police say
CHP investigates two-car crash on Highway 140 east of Planada
1 rescued from car after multi-vehicle crash near Planada
3-year-old girl struck by car in Merced, suffers major injuries
A RV that was parked outside of a home on 26th Street in Merced caught fire on Sunday Dec. 10, 2017, the Merced Fire Department reported. The fire spread to the home and no injuries were reported. email@example.com
The driver and passenger of a Toyota Corolla fled after crashing into three parked cars in Merced on P and 13th streets Sunday Dec. 10, 2017, according to the Merced Police Department. firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteers prepare animals for transport at the Merced County Animal Control in Atwater, Calif., on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. According to founder and president of New Beginnings for Merced County Animals, Sharon Lohman, more than 20 cats and about 20 dogs are being transported to Seattle, Wash., for adoption.
Volunteers from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are visiting Gracey Elementary every Wednesday after school for a pilot program that began in September. They guide the children through a variety of literacy activities, including timed reading lessons that track the participants’ progress.
Video by Sara Sandrik/Merced City School District
Dennis Areias, a Los Banos school board trustee who was charged with a felony for pumping cow waste water into a drainage ditch, explains why it was his only option during an interview Dec. 5, 2017, at the site of the dumping at Henry Miller and Box Car roads near Los Banos.
One person was extricated from a car by first responders Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at the intersection of Highway 140 and North Cunningham Road after a multi-vehicle crash. Details on the crash weren't immediately available.
A 3-year-old girl suffered major injuries after she was struck by a maroon Honda Accord on R and 18 Streets in Merced on Monday Dec. 4, 2017, the Merced Police Department reported. email@example.com
Former Los Banos priest, Robert Gamel, 67, pleaded no contest to charges of possession of child pornography and pleaded guilty to violation of probation at the Merced County Superior Courthouse on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. Gamel was previously arrested and charged with possession of child pornography in June of 2015.
The California Highway Patrol investigates the scene of a single vehicle rollover crash on West Sandy Mush Road in Merced County, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017. According to Sgt. Steven Lewis, the female driver was traveling westbound on West Sandy Mush Road when she became distracted and allowed her vehicle to travel off the shoulder of the road, lost control and overturned blocking both lanes. According to CHP the driver, a Merced County resident believed to be in her 60s, suffered minor injuries and was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the crash.