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Community rally outside State Assemblymember Adam Gray’s Merced office for clean water

Posted May 21, 2018 by Jen Mac Ramos

Community members living in State Assembly District 21 protested outside Assemblymember Gray’s Merced office to get his support for safe and accessible drinking water.

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Education

Depression and Anxiety, High Schoolers Share Woes on Accessing Mental Health Care

Posted February 16, 2018 by We'Ced

Originally produced by YouthWire  Story by Victor Seguin When we think of schools we think of our education and the learning skills of our next generation; however we don’t always think about the mental wellbeing of those in our schools. We know education is important, but the students in these schools won’t be able to […]

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Community

Fight the food coma; Stay woke this holiday

Posted November 21, 2017 by We'Ced

Above: Students and staff hand out free produce at University of California, Merced. Recent studies have shown the campus deals with high rates of food insecurity among its student population, echoing a larger hunger trend within Merced County. (Photo by Hannah Esqueda) By Hannah Esqueda For many, the approaching winter holiday season is a time […]

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Community

Growing pains in Merced’s healthcare scene

Posted October 20, 2017 by We'Ced

Above: Ciera Coronado of Merced High School prepares to measure the pulse of a fellow student during an equipment training at Merced College. Organized by Central Valley Health Network, the event drew more than 300 local high school students interested in careers in the medical field. (Photo by Hannah Esqueda) By Hannah Esqueda MERCED, Calif. […]

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Community

Merced County, rural areas most impacted by Census funding cuts

Posted September 25, 2017 by We'Ced

Above: South Merced residents participate in a recent community assessment for Building Health Communities (BHC), Merced. Similar community assessment methods will soon be used by BHC partner Love, Faith and Hope as the nonprofit seeks to get accurate population data for the county’s residents. (Photo from BHC Merced via Facebook) By Hannah Esqueda MERCED, Calif. […]

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