Deputies Help Family With Terminally Ill 4-Year-Old GirlPublic Safety UnleashedNewsBreak Contributor
California driver arrested on suspicion of DUI after flipping pick-up onto its roof overnightGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
The Prevalence and Risks of THC-laced Candy in CA Schools: Case of Desmond Middle School in MaderaLocalePlanet PressNewsBreak Contributor
Unsolved Mystery: Mennonite Girl Vanessa Dawn Smith's Haunting DisappearanceK.D. LewisNewsBreak Contributor
California cops spot, arrest vandal actively defacing strip mall’s storefronts, police sayGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
One dead after being hit by train in Merced
MERCED. Calif. (FOX26) — A person is dead after being hit by a train on Wednesday in Merced. According to the Merced Police Department, officers were called out to Union Pacific Railroads racks near R Street and 16th Street for reports of a person hit by a freight train.
Merced County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 139 Incidents and 10 Crime Stories
Merced County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 139 Incidents and 10 Crime Stories. During the last week, Merced County reported a total of 139 crime cases. The majority of these cases, 90 in total, were categorized as 'Other', which includes a variety of instances such as area checks, bicycle stops, and alarm calls. The second most common crime was vandalism, with 15 reported cases. Theft and disturbances were also notable, with 11 and 10 cases respectively. More serious offenses such as assault and burglary were less frequent, with 5 and 2 cases respectively. A single case of a domestic related crime was also reported. The data suggests a relatively high level of minor offenses and disturbances, but a lower occurrence of serious crimes, painting a mixed picture of the crime situation in the place.
Tools and other items stolen from truck in Madera, deputies say
Madera County sheriff's deputies are searching for the suspects accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of belongings from a homeowner's truck.
Major Injury Collision Reported Close to Merced
Two Vehicles on State Route 59 Involved in Major Injury Collision. A major injury collision involving two vehicles was reported north of Merced on February 16. The accident occurred around 4:00 p.m. at the State Route 59 intersection with Snelling Road. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the crash blocked the highway.
Suspect used hatchet to shoplift in Madera, police say
FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A suspect in Madera made a shoplifting incident a serious felony after pulling out a hatchet, according to the Madera Police Department. Police say during the evening hours on February 15, a man entered the Food-4-Less on Cleveland Avenue and attempted to leave the store with stolen items. A loss prevention […]
Chipotle opens new Merced location with special drive-thru lane for digital orders
The new location is the first in Merced to feature the company’s “Chipotlane” drive-thru.
🚧 Update: Road Reopened on SR-165 in Merced County
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Stockton, CA. Following the closure of SR-165 just north of Santa Fe Grade due to an incident involving a big rig, the latest update indicates that all lanes have now been reopened. The road was previously expected to be closed until approximately 10:30 p.m. Commuters were advised to avoid the route and seek alternative paths during the incident. For current traffic and road closures, information is available at https://t.co/sgfT02rMbM. Authorities appreciate the community's cooperation during the closure and encourage drivers to stay informed about local traffic updates.
Savor the Flavors: 6 Must-Try Latin American Restaurants in Merced
In this article, we explore six exceptional Latin American restaurants located in Merced. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these spots? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experience! Please share your thoughts and comments below.
These Los Banos, CA based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to los banos..
Flooded roadways cause delays for drivers in Merced County
Flooding along Highway 59 caused delays for drivers in Merced County on Monday morning.
Potential hail, flooding, rain in these areas of the Central Valley
FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Rain has returned and is expected to be very heavy across the Central Valley. Around midnight on Monday, in Merced, there were .55 inches of rain, .45 inches of rain in Madera, .69 inches of rain in Fresno, .29 inches of rain in Hanford, .49 inches of rain in Porterville, and […]
Coach, Mentor, Mom: Former Blue Devil Star Gives Back From the Bench
Merced College alumna Jordan Pierce is running down basketball coaching opportunities like the loud, enthusiastic shooting guard she was for the Blue Devils from 2016-2018. The current assistant coach for the Merced College women’s team also guides the girls varsity program at Stone Ridge Christian High School. Her love for basketball is a big love, so double-dipping with programs on different levels feels right.
FEMA center open through March 2 to help with relief from August storms
A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center will open in Williamston today, Feb. 22, to help residents in Livingston, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, Kent, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland and Wayne counties kickstart their recovery after the Aug. 24-26, 2023, severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. Specialists from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration at...
Busy weekend for Madera Police
Madera Police Officer Phillip Thomas puts the handcuffs on Kyle Cevasco, who was found to be wearing body armor and a concealed gun Saturday night. Madera Police Officer Phillip Thomas contacted Kyle Cevasco near Gateway Dr. and 4th St. with some suspicion late Saturday night. Cevasco was found be wearing...
Madera construction company hosting job fair at Fresno City College
A Madera Construction company is looking to fill hundreds of jobs.
California driver arrested on suspicion of DUI after flipping pick-up onto its roof overnight
The Madera Police Department responded to reports of a traffic collision last night on Tozer St. and Ave. 15, where officers discovered an overturned vehicle approximately 75 feet from the roadway. The incident unfolded late into the night, prompting immediate action from law enforcement.
Girls Make Their Way to the Championship
Girls Varsity Basketball played semifinals against Chowchilla on February 22, 2024 with a very close game and final score being Bishop 36 vs Chowchilla 32. Congratulations to the Girls Basketball making it to the Finals. Kristin Allen 12 points 3 rebounds 1 assist 4 steals. Henny Charley 9 points 5...
It’s a Mardi Gras Celebration at Merced County Fair’s Annual Pre-Party
The Merced County Fair Board, Friends of the Merced County Fair Board and Merced County Fair Management want the entire community to join them to kick off the 2024 Fair season at its Annual Merced County Fair Pre-Party and Membership Dinner!. The dinner fundraiser will take place on Friday, February...
Local Alert: Lower Portion of Hagaman Park Closed Due to Flooding
Due to current flooding, the lower portion of Hagaman Park is closed until further notice. Hagaman Park sits along the Merced River south of Hilmar and due to its low elevation in certain spots, it commonly floods during periods of high flows. The Park’s upper parking lot is still open. Signage and caution tape are in place. During flooding events, please follow all emergency signage.Visit here for more details.
‘Folks, it’s bad,’ says Merced County’s sheriff on staffing issues, public safety
MERCED, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A scathing attack on Merced County’s executive office was made by the Sheriff of Merced County on social media, alleging that a lack of support “from some local leaders” is putting Merced County residents in danger. In an almost 10-minute-long video posted to social media on Thursday, Sheriff Vern Warnke and […]