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Merced Sun-Star

Merced victim sustains major injuries from assault in parking lot, police say

Merced police are looking for information after an early morning assault sent a man to the hospital with major injuries. At 2:49 a.m. Sunday, Merced police responded to the 3200 block of R Street after a passerby reported a large fight in the In-Shape parking lot, according to Lt. Emily Foster. Officers located an adult man with extensive injuries bleeding from the face head and arms, Foster said.
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Car Accident Resulting in Injuries on State Route 99 in Merced

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) Merced area office reported injuries following a crash on SR-99 on Friday, September 24, 2021. The traffic collision occurred shortly before 8:30 a.m. on northbound State Route 99 at Sultana Drive. Preliminary Information on the SR-99 Crash Resulting in Injuries Reported in Merced. An initial...
Merced Sun-Star

Man dies after being severely burned in Merced marijuana conversion lab explosion

A man who was severely burned last week in a suspected marijuana conversion lab explosion at a home in north Merced has died, police said Monday. The Merced County Sheriff Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Jose Salavador Palomarez Sandoval, 40 of Mexico, according to Merced County Sheriff’s Deputy Daryl Allen. Palomarez Sandoval, who police said was a suspect in the operation of the conversion lab, died at a regional hospital Friday.
Merced Sun-Star

Driver killed solo-vehicle crash on Highway 99 near Livingston in Merced County

One person is dead following a fatal collision on Highway 99 near Livingston, according to California Highway Patrol. Officers and medical personnel responded to the area of southbound Highway 99 at Winton Parkway on Saturday, after the Merced Communications Center was notified of a traffic collision at 3:49 a.m., according to a CHP news release.
Sacramento Bee

Raw milk recalled from Modesto-area dairy four times. Owner explains his process

Joe Bento hopes to get back soon to his tiny niche in the dairy industry: selling raw milk directly to consumers. Four times since 2019, the state has ordered recalls at Valley Milk Simply Bottled, about six miles west of Modesto. Routine testing found excessive levels of bacteria each time, but no illnesses were reported.

Merced Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Merced: Tuesday, September 28: Patchy blowing dust during the day; while patchy blowing dust then partly cloudy overnight; Wednesday, September 29: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Thursday, September 30: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight;

California raw milk dairyman is nonplussed about recall and quarantine

Valley Milk Simply Bottled is the California raw milk that’s been quarantined and ordered recalled four times since 2019, most recently last week. The Modesto Bee just paid a visit to the dairy, which is located six miles west of the City of Modesto. The local dairy newspaper reports finding dairyman Joe Bento “unfazed.”

RockabillyView: Cruise Night

Rockabilly music owes a debt to Modesto and more directly to the Maddox Brothers & Sister Rose and to be specific Fred Maddox big thumping slap bass sound. One of the key components to any good rockabilly act is that rhythmic slap bass that we hear from everything from old Elvis Presley and Gene Vincent albums to the Stray Cats and bands like the Rocketz today.

Fatal Head-On Collision on West Main Street Near Patterson Area

Two parties were killed in a crash on Main Street near the Patterson area on the morning of Thursday, September 23, 2021. The fatal car accident took place shortly before 5:00 a.m. on West Main Street in the vicinity of Jennings Road, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Details...

Escalon Police Department’s Weekly Activity Log (09/20/2021– 09/26/2021)

Escalon Police Department’s Weekly Activity Log (09/20/2021 – 09/26/2021) Source: Escalon Police Department. NOTICE: The names, photos and incidents printed in WeEscalon posts/articles are obtained from the daily logs of the Escalon Police Services, San Joaquin County jail booking information and other Police agencies. THIS INFORMATION IS PUBLIC RECORD. The listing of a name, photo, incident in the WeEscalon Crime log, FaceBook page, Twitter account or on the WeEscalon Website does not imply of that person’s guilt or innocence. THIS CAN ONLY BE DETERMINED BY A COURT OF LAW.