Fire destroyed a wooden barn on Highway 33 just north of Snyder Road last Wednesday afternoon, May 5. Gustine Fire Chief Pat Borrelli said the structure was fully involved in flames when fire units arrived. Merced County/Cal Fire resources from Stevinson, Hilmar and Delhi assisted Gustine wi…
Three blocks of Newman’s Main Street were closed through much of Monday as crews applied a slurry seal to the roadway. The slurry seal is intended to maintain the roadway and extend the life of the street.
50 Years Ago From the Archives of The West Side Index • MAY 13, 1971
One injured in Thursday collision
Andrew Maison, Junior, Orestimba High School
The Newman Police K-9 Association’s popular crab feed returned Saturday, May 8, after a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Thae event utilized a takeout format rather than a sit-down dinner this year. Organizers said the event sold out, with 300 meals served.
Monday, May 17: Cheeseburger, fresh oranges, super side salad, apple juice
Orestimba picked up girls basketball wins over Mariposa and Hughson last week.
Orestimba swept Mariposa in a home-and-home series Tuesday and Thursday before putting the finishing touches on a strong week with a win at Waterford Saturday.
Warriors edge Hughson for road win