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  • Merced-area high school sports schedule for Thursday
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:19:09 GMT
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  • Merced men seek seventh consecutive Bay Valley Conference swim title
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:19:00 GMT
    College of the Sequoias has been nipping at the heels of the Merced College men's swim team....
  • Illinois shows off new-look uniforms, logo
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:13:28 GMT
    The Nike-designed uniforms were unveiled Wednesday at a campus event. Images of some of the uniforms were leaked earlier....
  • UCLA's Anderson and LaVine declare for NBA draft
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:46:17 GMT
    Anderson, a sophomore from Fairview, N.J., and LaVine, a freshman from Seattle, each said Wednesday that they will forego their remaining eligibility with the Bruins to start pro careers....
  • Rekha Basu: Reasoned response to fundamentalism gains strength in Iowa
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    A young girl stood up at the microphone in front of a theater packed with adults and asked the speaker how she could ensure she receives an adequate science education....
  • Roots of friendships run long and deep in our town
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT
    A front lawn visit with Crystal Moss lead to some surprises about her connection to 1951-52 Dairyland....
  • UC Merced Chess Club opponents seek the winning strategy
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:31:00 GMT
    UC Merced chess club member Nico Poblete, 22, ponders his next move while playing chess with Travell Criner, 22, at the Merced school Friday....
  • Merced high school district buys 7,866 computers for students
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Merced Union High School District trustees have purchased 7,866 Chromebooks for students, which should be ready for use this fall....
  • Joe's Health Calendar April 16
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:40:00 GMT
    Valley fever, described as a "silent epidemic" by the Centers for Disease Control , will be explored through a series of wide-ranging talks at the University of California, Merced ....
  • Turner helps Merced win CCC center meet
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:29:00 GMT
    The thought was the 200-meter dash would be his specialty. That all changed when a teammate failed to show up for a track meet his freshman year....
  • After threat of lawsuit, Merced to look at its at-large election system
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:02:09 GMT
    The Merced City Council plans to discuss its options Wednesday night after a threatened lawsuit with the potential to change how the governing body looks....
  • Professor finds infant learning linked to walking
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:09:28 GMT
    Infants show a sharp increase in understanding and using language shortly after they begin walking, according to research by a UC Merced developmental psychology professor....
  • Fire chief will leave Merced, take job in Elk Grove
    published on Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Fire Chief Mike McLaughlin confirmed Tuesday he has taken a job in Elk Grove and will leave the Merced Fire Department on Feb. 2. McLaughlin, who has been chief in Merced since 2011, has taken a deputy chief position in the Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department....
  • MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:20:41 GMT
    Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades....
  • Okla. St. wrestler is Big 12 scholar athlete
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:20:35 GMT
    Perry is a two-time national champion and a senior majoring in education where he has a 3.21 grade point average....
  • Va. State player pleads in opposing QB assault
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:37:35 GMT
    Judge Denise Hartsfield sentenced Britt to 45 days in jail, suspended for one year, probation for a year, and imposed the condition that he complete or be in the process of completing his education....
  • John F. Heflin, PhD.
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Born in Sweetwater, Texas, April 7, 1941, he is the son of Willis Heflin and Espanola Heflin....
  • Family, friends remember Kansas shooting victims
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:32:00 GMT
    Terri LaManno was visiting her mother at a nearby retirement complex. It was a seemingly quiet spring Sunday, but neither Corporon nor his grandson or LaManno made it home alive, their lives cut short by a shooting spree that targeted the two Jewish facilities in the mostly affluent suburb of Kansas City known as Overland Park....
  • Fired Minn. football coach may grab job back
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:11:48 GMT
    Hoffner was fired by the school last May without publicly disclosing the reasons....
  • Joe's Health Calendar April 15
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:18:24 GMT
    Valley fever, described as a "silent epidemic" by the Centers for Disease Control , will be explored through a series of wide-ranging talks at the University of California, Merced ....