Man Suspected In Woman's Murder At Concord Hotel Arrested In Merced CountyA man suspected in the murder of a Fresno woman inside a Concord hotel room was arrested in Merced County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Truck Carrying Gasoline Explodes In Atwater, Killing DriverA truck driver is dead after a series of fiery explosions on a Central California highway, when his truck burst into flames as it was delivering gasoline.
Parts Of Central Valley Under Tornado WarningA tornado warning has been issued for parts of Merced and Tuolumne Counties Tuesday afternoon.
Toxins Found In Central Valley ReservoirWater officials are warning that a reservoir in the Central Valley has high levels of toxins from a cyanobacteria algal bloom that that has been in the reservoir for months.
Shigella Bacterial Outbreak At San Jose Restaurant Grows To 5 CountiesSeventy-two people are currently infected with the Shigella bacteria. Fifty-five are in Santa Clara County. The remaining 17 are in Santa Cruz, Alameda, Marin and Merced counties.
4.0-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Merced CountyThe U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.0 has struck in Merced County Tuesday morning.
Central Valley School Principal Attacked With Box Cutter, Police Seek 2 SuspectsPolice in a Central Valley community are searching for two suspects after a principal was attacked with a box cutter Thursday afternoon.
Armed Fugitive From Merced County Jail Captured In Gilroy HotelAn armed fugitive from the Merced County Jail surrendered to SWAT team officers in Gilroy early Wednesday morning after authorities tracked him to a hotel room in the city, a Gilroy police spokesman said.
Central Valley Teacher Sentenced For Yearlong Sexual Relationship With StudentA Central Valley high school teacher charged with having a longtime sexual affair with an underage student has been sentenced to five years of probation and five months in jail.
DNA Test Confirms Body Pulled From Central Valley Canal Is Missing BoyAuthorities say a DNA test has confirmed that the boy whose body was pulled from a Central California canal is that of 4-year-old Juliani Cardenas.
Autopsy Finds Central Valley Boy Pulled From Canal DrownedAn autopsy shows a boy whose body was pulled from a Central California canal had drowned.
Kidnapped Boy's Body Found In Central Valley CanalAuthorities said the body of a child found in a Central Valley canal belongs to a 4-year-old boy who was kidnapped from his home earlier this month.