Merced County Times is a weekly newspaper serving Merced County in California. Founded in 1964, the Times has a circulation of 5,600 and is published every Thursday.


Merced County Times was founded in 1964 by John M. Derby on his kitchen table with only a camera and a Remington noiseless typewriter.


Merced County Times is owned by Mid Valley Publications, an employee owned company

Online edition

Merced County Times publishes an online version at .