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  1. 25th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act: July 26Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... Survey, Table GCT1810 < http://factfinder2.census. Percent of the civilian noninstitutionalized population in Merced, Calif., in 2013 with a disability - among the highest rates in the nation among places with populations of 65,000 or more. Johns ...


  2. Scientists combine evolutionary biology and mathematics to reverse...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

    ... of antibiotic resistance. Barlow, an evolutionary biologist and associate professor at the University of California-Merced School of Natural Sciences, told me that she and fellow researchers found cycles of antibiotics that could reverse resistance ...


  3. Exchequer Mountain Bike Park Near Yosemite Is West Coast Finalist to Win $100K GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... the grant. The Exchequer Mountain Bike Park, located in Mariposa County, is being managed by the Parks Department of Merced Irrigation District. "This is an amazing opportunity to win one for our local community - in fact for the entire state of ...


  4. A new way to exploit the California drought: immigrant bashingRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Last year, a study of water rights by scholars at UC Davis and Merced warned that the long-term decline in California's water supply portended a new era of "social conflict." We think immigration law should be enforced and we should have a right to decide how many people we take in.


  5. New Mathematics Could Neutralize Pathogens That Resist AntibioticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Scientific American

    ... and render the bacteria vulnerable to drugs again. Miriam Barlow, a biologist from the University of California, Merced, first hit on the idea while trying to predict how antibiotic resistance would evolve several years ago. But she lacked the ...


  6. Yosemite Park Expecting High Visitation Memorial WeekendRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    ... Transportation System ( ). YARTS picks up passengers at multiple locations along Highway 140 (from Merced) and along Highway 120 (from Sonora and Mammoth Lakes), and along Highway 41 (beginning in Fresno). YARTS buses provide multiple ...


  7. Northern California men head to trial for slashing dog with machetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Campbell Reporter

    Two Northern California men charged with tying a dog to a fire hydrant, slashing it with machetes and leaving it for dead were ordered to stand trial. The Merced Sun-Star reports Wednesday that the Merced County District Attorney had charged 46-year-old Myron L. Pattillo and 29-year-old Aaron W. Carney for brandishing machetes to take the dog from a man who was walking it.


  8. Dot...Dot...DawgRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | UW Dawg Pound

    ... avant . , but it's too good to omit. ( Update : It's Isaiah Montanez , a prospect out of Golden Valley High School in Merced, Calif.)


  9. Merced pediatrician will now face molestation chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    A Merced pediatrician who is accused of child pornography is now facing molestation charges. Carlos Teran-Miranda, 35, is charged with molesting three children during medical exams.


  10. Attorneys and elected officials participate in a string-tying...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Fresno Bee

    The ceremony, held at the Clovis Veterans Memorial Building, was put on by the Hmong American Ad Hoc Committee and the Merced nonprofit Healthy House. Among those in attendance were Benjamin Wagner, U.S. attorney for the eastern district of California, Jennifer Smith, deputy district attorney in Fresno County, and Assembly Member Adam Gray, D-Merced.


  11. Sac-Joaquin Section Softball: St. Mary's edges Del Oro in elimination gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | RecordNET

    ... Perez, for example, is a “strong, powerful hitter,” Fuhrman said. She hit a double in a loss to Merced, 6-3, on Friday. St. Mary's had led 3-1 in that game. Fuhrman said he talked to his team about holding a lead between innings on ...


  12. Arlington ceremony honors Hmong for long-ago sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Friendship and Reconciliation Luncheon for the Hmong community and the U.S. Attorney's Office. Healthy House , a Merced-based nonprofit with a mission to promote the wellbeing and health of all people in the Valley's multi-ethnic community, is a ...


  13. Bulldogs face tough test in top-seed DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Bulldogs' pitching has been on quite a roll, however. Sweeping through the first two regional playoff rounds against Merced and Santa Rosa, CSM has outscored its opponents 27-9 through four games. Much of that has to do with an experienced corps of ...


  14. Nestle Waters' Tim Brown would INCREASE water company pulls from CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Mail

    ... projects in the developing world, was the subject of a Mother Jones profile revealing it was draining resources from Merced, California, categorized as being in the 'exceptional drought' category. While Famiglietti praised Nestle's environmental ...


  15. Smart Water Network Saves UC Merced More han 1M Gallons of Water AnnuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Environmental Leader

    The University of California Merced has reported a more than 23 percent reduction in water consumption since implementing a Badger Meter smart water network in 2011. The Beacon Advanced Metering Analytics system has helped the university save several million of gallons from leaks detected by the network's near real-time data, the company says.


  16. Starbucks Bottled Water Highlights Sourcing ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Triple Pundit

    ... A few weeks ago, Mother Jones published an investigation into Ethos Water, revealing that it is bottled in Merced, California, ranked as being in "exceptional drought," the worst category, by the U.S. Drought Monitor . This year, the Merced County ...


  17. Starbucks taps Pittston company for branded waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... for East Coast distribution for about 10 years. Water woes out west has led to some outcry in the thirsty town of Merced, California, where Ethos is bottled by Safeway-Lucerne Foods. Activists maligned the company for what they saw as profiting from ...


  18. Eagles' history-making season endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | RecordNET

    ... delivered the game-winning single. Joe Montes went 3 for 3 for the Trojans. Lawrence Anderson went 3 for 3 for Merced (12-16). At Linden, sophomore Brandon Anderson started and pitched four innings of three-hit ball, and Shelby Lackey pitched the ...


  19. Researchers match physical and virtual atomic friction experimentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Studying atomic scale friction, teams from Penn and UC Merced helped slow experiments and fast simulations meet in the middle. Image courtesy University of Pennsylvania.


  20. University of California Merced Saves Water with BEACON Advanced Metering AnalyticsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | PRWeb

    "BEACON AMA's automated data collection and online software has significantly reduced the time and resources needed to ensure and document our new compliance standards," said Quarqat. Badger Meter , a leading global innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement and control solutions, today shared impressive water-saving results from its partnership with the University of California Merced .


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