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Two people in motorcycle crash in Merced County

Two people suffered major injuries in a solo-motorcycle crash in Los Banos, California Highway Patrol reported. A man and a woman were on traveling south on Interstate 5 just north of Butts Road when the motorcycle lost control at around 11:10 p.m. Saturday, police said. The 58-year-old driver, Tony Allen …

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Defense is showing its worth for No. 11 Washington State

With Mike Leach calling plays and Luke Falk serving the role of conductor, it’s always going to be Washington State’s offense that receives the majority of the attention. The reason the 11th-ranked Cougars are still undefeated after toppling Southern California on Friday night is because of their defense. “I didn’t …

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Ex-postal employee gets 6 years in marijuana shipments case

A former U.S. Postal Service employee has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for conspiring to bring marijuana into Pennsylvania and laundering money from the sales. Fifty-seven-year-old Ramona Long of Oroville, California, was sentenced this week in the Middle District of Pennsylvania after pleading guilty to conspiring to …

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Hollister Optometrist, Theaker named Optometrist of the Year

  Hollister Optometrist Robert Theaker was named the Optometrist of the Year by the California Optometric Association. He has served the California Optometric Association for over 25 years and has worked on most committees of the organization.   Dr. Theaker has been in practice at Hollister Vision Center since 1991. …

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Franklin Pierce Gets Past Women’s Volleyball, 3-0

Givens records second-career double-double  EASTON, Mass. (September 30, 2017) – The Stonehill College women’s volleyball team fell to Franklin Pierce University, 3-0, Saturday afternoon at Merkert Gymnasium with set scores of 20-25, 24-26, 22-25 in Northeast-10 Conference play. Stonehill’s (4-9, 1-2 NE10) junior outside hitter Allyson Hughes (Modesto, California/Big Valley …

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