Dozens of people gathered at Tenaya Middle School in Merced to march in honor of loved ones who were lost in violent crimes. Dozens of people gathered at Tenaya Middle School in Merced to march in honor of loved ones who were lost in violent crimes on Sunday Feb. 18, 2018.
Major funding cuts to the Supplemental Food Nutrition Program, known as CalFresh in California, in the Trumps administrations proposed budget could negatively impact food assistance organizations in Merced County and people's access to fresh fruits and vegetables.
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, according to officials.
Several Le Grand High School students organized a candlelight vigil, march and moment of silence for 22-year-old Diego Gallardo and 27-year-old Pedro Lua, the two men killed in what authorities said was a gang-related shootout near Highway 140.