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.
Driver Charged In 2016 Central California Bus Wreck That Killed 4 PeopleProsecutors have filed felony vehicular manslaughter charges against a California bus driver in connection with a wreck last year that killed four people and nearly sliced the bus in half.
Toxins Found In Central California ReservoirWater officials are warning that a reservoir in Northern California has high levels of toxins from a cyanobacteria algal bloom that that has been in the reservoir for months.
4 People, Not 5, Died In Merced County Bus Crash, Sheriff-Coroner SaysA crash that nearly sliced a bus in half on a central California highway killed four people, not the initial report of five, a local sheriff said Wednesday.
Woman Grieves For 3 Family Members Lost In Less Than 12 HoursFrom the crime scene where her uncle lay dead, a niece is trying to piece together a deadly puzzle that has left her family in pieces and facing an overwhelming loss.
Merced County Murder Suspect Shot Dead In TurlockAuthorities have shot and killed a man wanted in Merced County for killing two people late Friday night.
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.
Girl, 7, Drowns In Merced RiverFamily members are mourning the death of a 6-year-old girl from the San Francisco Bay area who drowned Sunday in the Merced River.
Merced County Inmate Found Dead In Her Jail CellAn autopsy is expected this week on an inmate who was found dead in her Merced County jail cell just as she was about to be released on bail.
Manhunt Underway For Escaped Inmate In Merced County A manhunt is underway for an inmate who escaped from a jail in Merced County Tuesday morning.
Deputies Investigating Home Invasion In Merced CountyMerced County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a home invasion robbery where a six-year-old girl was dragged by her hair, a teenage girl was punched in the face and shots were fired.