The University of California, Merced has launched an inquiry into the conduct of Abbas Ghassemi, a teaching professor at the …
Following rancorous debate, a proposed Black Lives Matter mural slated for downtown Merced was voted down by the City Council.
With California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order to shut down indoor-dining for restaurants across the state amid the coronavirus pandemic, the …
A proposed ballot measure to raise taxes in Merced County was shot down Tuesday following early heat from local mayors.
The mayors of the six cities in Merced County aren’t holding back ammunition against a proposed ballot measure to raise the sales tax.
In spite of threats from Newsom to withhold federal COVID-19 relief funds, the two cities are sticking to ordinances declaring all businesses as essential.
Atwater declared itself a sanctuary city for businesses amid the initial shutdown. Coalinga declared all of its businesses essential.
Merced will soon be on the hunt for a new city manager after firing former city manager Steven Carrigan on Monday.
Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke issued a dire warning to county residents over the recent spike in coronavirus cases in the north Valley.
The designation means the county will receive extra targeted engagement from the state to combat the coronavirus pandemic.