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Local News


  • Weekend Merced homicide victim identified
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:55:41 GMT
    A man killed over the weekend in Merced was identified Monday as 33-year-old Jonathan Garay, the Merced County Coroner's Office reported. Garay was shot just after 5 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of West Ninth and N streets, the Merced Police Department reported....
  • Merced Art Hop comes to colorful 2014 close
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:40:39 GMT
    Helen Pak, 21, of Merced paints a pink flamingo as part of an art installation along Main Street during the Merced Art Hop in downtown Merced, Calif., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. An energized, creative atmosphere set the tone on downtown Merced's Main Street on Saturday, as Art Hop came to a colorful close for 2014....
  • Many well wishers and supporters stood by those who walked Saturday, offering encouragement.
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:42:21 GMT
    Hundreds of people turned out in Merced's Applegate Park Saturday morning for the Annual Walk to End Alzheimer's. The goal of the roughly mile-long walk was to raise funds for research in order to fight Alzheimer's Disease, and spread awareness about the illness....
Regional News


  • Merced surgeon to present breast health seminar Tuesday
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:44:36 GMT
    Dr. Dortha Chu , a breast surgeon in Merced, will host a breast health seminar Tuesday to try to help women better understand the importance of self-examination and early screenings. The event will take place at 6:30 p.m. on the third floor of the Mercy Medical Pavilion as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month....
  • Former pastor helps people overcome traumatic childhood experiences
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:44:54 GMT
    Merced Matters appears every Monday. In it we will tell the stories of Mercedians – ordinary people doing extraordinary things, extraordinary people doing ordinary things and a lot in between....
  • Travis Credit Union offers free seminar
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:53:08 GMT
    In an effort to support Solano County communities through financial education, Travis Credit Union will offer a free seminar fro 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 25, in the TCU Community Room located at One Travis Way, Vacaville. To reserve your spot, sign up online at www.traviscu.org at least five days before the seminar....
Sports News


  • Around Town
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:44:20 GMT
    The Merced City Fire Department Local 1479 will hold its annual Fill the Boot event to raise money for the Central Valley Muscular Dystrophy Association on Oct. 27 at the intersection of Olive Avenue and G Street from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The firefighters will ask passing motorists to "Fill the Boot" by donating dollars and change as they travel through the intersection. Atwater Christian Life Center will have a revival at 7 p.m. Nov. 1 and 10 a.m. Nov. 2. with guest speaker Ron Bridges of Victor...
  • Southern Oregon women ranked No. 1, SOU men No. 2 in CCC preseason polls
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:28:52 GMT
    The Southern Oregon women's basketball team was voted the league favorite and the SOU men's team was ranked No. 2 in the Cascade Conference preseason coaches' polls....
  • Couple who found newborn baby abandoned by 13-year-old mother in a...
    published on Sun, 12 Oct 2014 22:02:18 GMT
    Female nurse tests POSITIVE for Ebola: Outbreak of deadly virus on U.S. soil as 'heroic' Texas worker who treated Thomas Duncan is confirmed to have the virus DESPITE wearing protective gear One of the lucky few: Mother-of-three who survived Ebola leaves treatment centre in Liberia as health workers threaten to go on strike leaving thousands without care 'Nobody cares, nobody stopped me': Miami doctor hits out at TSA efforts to contain Ebola after returning from Nigeria with ease despite highlig...

Local Area Videos


  • Powerful Schools Story Q13 FOX News

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    John Muir elementary school in Seattle, WA has a new and exciting way to teach children public speaking.
  • John Muir ukulele club growing in popularity

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    The Ukulele Club at John Muir Elementary School in Stockton started small. Now, about 60 students belong to the club, under teacher Beth Largen. On May 22, t...
  • Netsuite volunteers at John Muir Elementary San Bruno 9/26/14

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    The HandsOn Bay Area #volunteer express rolled along with the awesome volunteers from NetSuite Inc. on 9/26/14. Over 150 Netsuiters gave John Muir Elementary...
  • Isaiah singing in John Muir Elementary Choir

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    Isaiah singing in school choir, John Muir Elementary, Christmas choir, School Christmas program, hand bells, kids singing.
  • BODO Project @ John Muir Elementary School- Nov. 2, 2012

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    BODO Project member Yousaf Husain talks about the BODO Project and its goals for improving students' school experiences in the classroom. Video shot and edit...
  • Choir Performance #1 - John Muir Elementary School - December 18, 2013

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  • Choir Performance #2 - John Muir Elementary School - December 18, 2013

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  • John Muir Elementary School - Excerpts from a 2nd Grade Dance Class (May 2013) - Jakey Toor

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  • Community Service at John Muir Elementary

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    Through generous grants from the Peter Ustinov Foundation and the European Council of Independent Schools, students from International High School in San Fra...
  • Literacy Night at John Muir Elementary School

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    The teachers acting out a pirate book.
  • John Muir Elementary - Rehearsing On The Floor with 5th graders (Jakey Toor | SFUSD) (Nov. 2012)

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