Merced County Times Newspaper
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Wilson named Interim Fire Chief

Merced City Manager Scott McBride announced this week the appointment of Casey Wilson as the city’s Interim Fire Chief. Wilson will oversee administrative services for the Merced Fire Department during a transitional period while the city conducts a search for a new fire chief. “Interim Chief Wilson brings solid experience to this role,…

Big support for Measure C in Merced

By JOHN MILLER & JONATHAN WHITAKER A community effort to secure funding for public safety efforts in Merced appears to be paying off big time after the March Primary Election results dropped on Tuesday night. With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Measure C had 3,827 Yes votes, or 69.23 percent, compared to 1,701 No…