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Merced Court orders psych evaluation in alleged Satanic killing

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Obdulia Sanchez appears in court as her trial date is postponed

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Retiring Los Banos cafeteria supervisor responds to congratulatory comments

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Los Banos house caught on fire possibly leaving occupants displaced

  • Los Banos fourth-graders learn role of rural health clinics

    On Thursday Nov. 16, 2017, fourth-graders at Miano Elementary School in Los Banos took a tour of Memorial Hospital Los Banos Rural Health Clinic. They learned the role rural health clinics play in Central Valley communities. mvelez@mercedsun-star.com

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One killed and multiple injured in Merced County DUI crash 0:44

One killed and multiple injured in Merced County DUI crash

Merced City Fire battles a house fire that killed a pet 4:16

Merced City Fire battles a house fire that killed a pet

Obdulia Sanchez appears in court as her trial date is postponed 0:36

Obdulia Sanchez appears in court as her trial date is postponed

Los Banos police ask for help to identify a vandal 0:31

Los Banos police ask for help to identify a vandal

Car crashes into Atwater mechanic garage 0:23

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Retiring Los Banos cafeteria supervisor responds to congratulatory comments 0:22

Retiring Los Banos cafeteria supervisor responds to congratulatory comments

Los Banos house caught on fire possibly leaving occupants displaced 0:41

Los Banos house caught on fire possibly leaving occupants displaced

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Los Banos chief releases new details of officers-involved shooting

Merced Court orders psych evaluation in alleged Satanic killing

Melissa Bal, 37, of San Diego, appears before Judge Jeanne Schechter at the Merced County Superior Courthouse for a competency hearing where no decision was made, in Merced, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. Bal, who is suspected of killing her mother Lydia Marie Bal, 55, of Dos Palos, in Oct. 2017, has been charged with first degree murder.
Andrew Kuhn Merced Sun-Star
Merced Court orders psych evaluation in alleged Satanic killing 0:51

Merced Court orders psych evaluation in alleged Satanic killing

Obdulia Sanchez appears in court as her trial date is postponed 0:36

Obdulia Sanchez appears in court as her trial date is postponed

Retiring Los Banos cafeteria supervisor responds to congratulatory comments 0:22

Retiring Los Banos cafeteria supervisor responds to congratulatory comments

Los Banos house caught on fire possibly leaving occupants displaced 0:41

Los Banos house caught on fire possibly leaving occupants displaced