Some of Merced's poorest neighborhoods struggle to get fresh food. This will help
Health officials and advocates in Merced County are heading a program, Farm to Store, that puts locally grown fruits and vegetables in convenience stores around South Merced that otherwise wouldn't sell fresh produce. firstname.lastname@example.org
A man described as being in his early 20s was shot multiple times in the upper body around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018, near Plainsburg Road and Childs Avenue in Planada, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Office.
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Unit Chief Nancy Koerperich, speaks about firefighter and dozer operator Braden Varney, 36, who died while fighting the Ferguson Fire in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
Some area visitors have been told they must evacuate campsites and find an alternate route to Yosemite National Park as crews battle the Ferguson Fire along Highway 140 in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
Tiny homes from Tiny Mountain Houses are on display during the first week of the 2018 California State Fair. The different sized homes come at different price points – and one will be given away later this year.
The Friant-Kern Canal in the San Joaquin Valley is sinking as parts of the San Joaquin Valley floor collapse because of subsidence, the result of excessive groundwater pumping during the drought. Here's what it looked like in July 2018.
A male bicyclist was transported to Mercy Medical Center with major head injuries after being struck by a car in the southbound lanes of G Street according to Merced Police Capt. Bimley West, in Merced, Calif., on Thursday, July 12, 2018.
A house fire that threatened several other homes nearby was contained and nobody was injured, officials said. But the blaze reminded neighbors of another fire that destroyed four homes and displaced 15 residents years ago.