Category: Local News

Los Banos area local news.

CHP Statement on Fatal Collision of 06/17/2019

On 06/17/2019, at approximately 1400 hours, the Merced Communication Center (MCC) received a call of a traffic collision on SR-152 westbound west of Patton Rd, with medical personnel responding. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Los Banos Area Office…

Local Fire Fighters Receive Awards

Firefighters throughout Merced County were honored on Wednesday, April 10th, at the annual Firefighter of the Year Awards ceremony for their outstanding service. The award ceremony was hosted at the American Legion Post 83 hall in Merced. The Los Banos…

In Loving Memory: Phyllis Gail McTaggart

Gail McTaggart a longtime resident of Dos Palos, CA, passed away peacefully at age 100. Gail was born in Woodland, California. She attended school in Concord and moved to Dos Palos, California in 1941. She was a Town Librarian, Secretary…