Atwater Declared A 'Sanctuary' From Stay-At-Home OrderMore parks and hiking trails welcomed visitors again Saturday and Atwater declared itself a “sanctuary” from California's stay-at-home order as the state's diverse regions carve their own path toward reopening.
Man Suspected Of Starting Fire In Atwater Target ArrestedAn Atwater Target was evacuated Tuesday night after someone started a fire that filled the store with smoke.
Man Arrested For Atwater MurderA man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in Merced County.
Mayor Cited For Shooting Squirrels At Airport From His TruckInvestigators say Atwater Mayor Jim Price was shooting at squirrels from his truck on the active airfield while people were nearby.
Tanker Rolls, Catches Fire Off Highway 99 In AtwaterCrews battled a large fire near Highway 99 in Merced County late Tuesday morning.
Inmate Pleads Guilty To Killing Prison Guard At Central Valley PrisonAn inmate has pleaded guilty to murder in the stabbing death of a guard at a federal prison in Central California.
Atwater Mayor Pro Tem Cited For Tantrum Over Cost Of MilkshakeA pricey milkshake led to a shake, rattle and rant for one man. He isn’t just any man, but a city leader.