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Why has it been foggy in Merced? And will it come back soon?

The dense fog in Merced might have let up on Monday afternoon, but meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Hanford say the chance of rain is likely toward the end of the week, which could create more fog. This is a "typical winter time pattern for this area that we haven't seen in a few yea

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2018-01-16 00:17:00

MLK Day speakers in Merced want to keep 'moving the dream forward'

Monday marked Merced's 22nd annual celebration honoring the man best known for his work during the civil rights movement, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Hundreds gathered at the Merced County Fair Grounds on Martin Luther King Jr. Way in the morning and marched to the Merced Theater. Some held banners,

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2018-01-16 00:19:00

Martin Luther King, Jr. commemorated with performances, speeches

In the Northern San Joaquin Valley, as throughout the country, Martin Luther King, Jr. was commemorated Monday with speeches, performances, and appeals to all of us to be better. It would have been the civil rights leader's 89th birthday. In Turlock, Westside Ministries held an event for the first t

MODESTO BEE - 2018-01-16 00:14:00

'On solid ground.' Denair schools chief leaving after turning around troubled district

Aaron Rosander, superintendent of the Denair Unified School District, will leave the post when his contract expires at the end of June. Rosander made the announcement at a meeting last week, the district said in a news release. School board President Ray Prock Jr. said a search for Rosander's repla

MODESTO BEE - 2018-01-15 22:24:00

70-year-old arrested for DUI after collision near Planada

Authorities have arrested a 70-year-old woman for driving under the influence of alcohol after her vehicle was involved in a three-car collision Friday evening on State Route 140, according to California Highway Patrol. The crash was originally reported Friday night as a non-DUI minor injury crash.


Sonora honors Rev. King. Other birthday events await in Modesto and Merced this week

A woman who helped lead a notable march last year spoke Sunday about similar messages from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. A large crowd gathered in the Sonora High School auditorium for an 89th birthday tribute to the civil rights leader. The keynote speaker was Carmen Perez, co-chair of the Women

MODESTO BEE - 2018-01-15 00:50:00

Leak Turns To Massive Flooding At Turlock Apartment Building

TURLOCK (CBS13) - Students at the Vista Apartments in Turlock woke up to water pouring into their units just after midnight Saturday morning. "I thought it was the sprinkler at first, water was everywhere," said Kanelyn Brown, a student at California State University, Stanislaus But after taking a c

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-15 06:36:02

Residents evacuated from flooded Turlock apartments

Authorities helped residents, including a tenant who can't walk, get out of a flooded apartments near the California State University, Stanislaus campus early Sunday. The flooding occurred at an apartment complex in the 900 block of West Monte Vista Avenue, across the street from the university camp

MODESTO BEE - 2018-01-14 18:49:00

Tewksbury buried under 13 inches of snow last week

TEWKSBURY - Following a very windy freeze last week, Tewksbury got an average of 13 inches of snow on Thursday, according to DPW Superintendent of Pub-lic Works Brian Gilbert. With as much warning as they could get, the DPW prepared for the storm by preemptively pushing back ex-isting snow banks sti


Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

BILLERICA -- Where do we go from here? A question Martin Luther King Jr. posed back in the 1960s. A question that continues to resonate in 2018 -- including in a Billerica church on Monday. Love is the key, stressed Julian Cook throughout his passionate 30-minute address at the First Congregation

LOWELL SUN - 2018-01-16 11:35:01

Chelmsford Snow Alert: 6-8 Inches Expected

CHELMSFORD, MA - More snow is on the way for Chelmsford this week. Five to 8 inches is expected Tuesday night into Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service, which issued a winter storm watch. The heaviest snow is expected during the Wednesday commute. "WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FR

PATCH - 2018-01-15 21:35:01

Special Town Meeting to be televised live

For the first time ever, this month's Special Town Meeting will be televised live. Selectmen voted unanimously Monday night to televise the Jan. 29 meeting. Town Moderator Sheila Doherty presented the idea to selectmen on Jan. 8. Doherty told selectmen that a number of senior residents were nervou

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 00:27:38

Billerica gas station attendant robbed at knifepoint

A Billerica gas station employee was robbed at knifepoint in the afternoon of Jan. 15. According to Deputy Police Chief Roy Frost, there was an armed robbery at Gas City, 221 Andover Road in Billerica. The store attendant was robbed shortly before 3 p.m The suspect fled in a station wagon-type vehic

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-15 21:07:56

Billerica Shawsheen Tech hosts rededicated of technology shop

Superintendent/Director Timothy Broadrick welcomed more than 30 guests into the machine technology shop at Shawsheen Valley Regional Technical High School on Dec. 19 for the rededication of the shop following a capital investment program with funds provided by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Atte

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-15 20:17:41

Billerica Access Television calling for nominations

Billerica Access Television Inc. will hold its annual Meeting of the Membership on March 15. At the meeting, the membership will cast its votes and fill one elected board of director position. Those interested to run for the three-year position are asked to take notice. As a board member, the electe

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-15 20:04:58

Ball passed to next generation at event for Martin Luther King Jr. in Lowell

LOWELL -- Fourteen-year-old Tristen Huynh, of Lowell, said that, to her, the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is hope -- hope that even with all the negativity in life, that people can come together to overcome hatred, biases, and labels. Then she asked for an extra moment to speak. "I don't

LOWELL SUN - 2018-01-16 12:00:53

Meet APP's Stacey Barchenger Jan. 18 in Lakewood

Lakewood voters largely selected the status quo in the Nov. 7 General Election. Many fell in line with endorsements from the Lakewood Vaad, a council of Orthodox Jewish leaders. Some, however, debate whether that influence is waning. Stacey Barchenger / Asbury Park Press Asbury Park Press reporter

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-01-16 12:38:07

Snow to hit N.J. Tuesday - Latest updates on amounts and when it will start

A winter weather advisory has been issued for several counties in the northwestern portion of the state. Light snow is already falling Sussex County, but most of New Jersey won't see flakes until the evening as the storm moves from west to east. Snow is expected to begin by around 7 p.m. in Morristo

NJ.COM - 2018-01-16 12:00:41

Day of service helps provide shoes for the needy

Scouts from Troop and Pack 95, out of Cedarville United Methodist Church in North Coventry, were among the many volunteers who turned out for a Martin Luther King Jr.-inspired day of service over the weekend at In Ian's Boots. Pictured from left sorting boxes Monday are Gabriel Gonzalez, Michael Wi

MERCURY - 2018-01-15 05:00:00

World media struggle to translate Trump's Africa insult

FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a prison reform roundtable in the Roosevelt Room of the Washington. Many parts of the world were shocked by Trump's vulgar insult of Africa, at least once foreign-language news organizations figured out how to translate th