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Thousands of ballots still being processed

The total estimated number of ballots to be processed from the March 5 Primary Election was 13,990, as of Wednesday morning, according to the Merced County Elections Department. More results were expected to drop Wednesday evening, but unfortunately that’s past the Times weekly press deadline. At a regular board meeting on Tuesday, Merced County…

Silveira Topples Lewis On Election Night

Prosecutor Nicole Silveira is poised to take the top seat at the Merced County District Attorney’s Office after gaining an impressive lead in the vote tally on election night Tuesday. “I feel blessed and I feel so humbled by the support of the people that worked so hard on this campaign,” Silveira said as supporters celebrated in a…

SERRATTO ON THE RISE

By JOHN MILLER & JONATHAN WHITAKER In an Election Night forever to be remembered by razor-thin margins for victory, there was one local candidate in a highly competitive race who was blessed with a clear and decisive win.   Matthew Serratto is on his way to becoming the next Mayor of Merced after he took an early lead on Tuesday evening,…

MARCH 3 PRIMARY – SUPERVISOR RACE RESULTS: Pareira Looks Forward To Four More Years In District 4

In District 1 — an election night nail-biter. In District 2 — two top candidates emerge in a hotly contested race.  And in District 4 — incumbent Merced County Supervisor Lloyd Pareira is sittin’ pretty. “I’m grateful the voters of District 4 have given me the honor of serving them for another 4 years,” an excited Pareira told the Times on…