Jake Ryan is finally healthy after an injury-plagued high career. The Oakdale senior won the 145-pound championship at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters championship on Saturday in Stockton. (By Shawn Jansenfirstname.lastname@example.org).
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.