Atwater

Livingston

Two killed in crash Highway 99 near Livingston

A crash on Highway 99 near Livingston this afternoon has claimed the lives of at least two people, authorities said. The California Highway Patrol reports that a Lexus traveling northbound on the highway crossed over the center divide and collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck traveling south.

News

HSA shows off new Castle site

Merced County’s Human Services Agency hosted an open house Wednesday evening at its new Castle location, which will serve as a full service facility for northern Merced County.

Atwater

Pietro retires as Atwater police chief; Joseph named interim

Frank Pietro, an Atwater native who rose from the ranks to become his hometown’s top cop and guided the city out of dire financial straits, has decided to retire. Samuel Joseph, a 19-year veteran with the Atwater Police Department, has been named interim chief of police, the Sun-Star has confirmed.

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Atwater coach David Svendsen talks about Falcons big win over Merced

The Falcons improved to 5-0 in the Central California Conference with an 11-9 win over Merced behind Connor Norton's seven goals on Wednesday at Merced High. (By Shawn Jansen/sjansen@mercedsunstar.com).
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Atwater coach David Svendsen talks about Falcons big win over Merced 1:40

Atwater coach David Svendsen talks about Falcons big win over Merced

Taylor Torongo on LB tennis' 80th consecutive WAC win 2:23

Taylor Torongo on LB tennis' 80th consecutive WAC win

Delhi students get medical training during sports medicine class 1:55

Delhi students get medical training during sports medicine class

Shawn & Sean Show: Small-school predictions, Week 6 6:25

Shawn & Sean Show: Small-school predictions, Week 6