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Bribery probe targets Los Banos school board member, Merced contractor

Greg Opinski, a Merced Union High School District board member and owner of Greg Opinski Construction, was arrested Monday on a warrant charging him with four counts of bribing public officials, authorities said. Opinski, 54, is accused of paying off at least one trustee with the Los Banos Unified School board in connection with the controversial expansion project at Mercey Springs Elementary School.

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Gustine man reports imaginary killers, jailed for guns, drugs

A Gustine man hallucinating under the influence of methamphetamine landed in jail Monday after calling 911 saying several people were trying to kill him, the Merced County Sheriff’s Office reported. Those killers probably were imaginary. The guns and drugs deputies found in the man’s home, however, were real, Undersheriff Jason Goins said.

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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