More than 100 farmers, public officials and other "stakeholders" gathered Monday evening at the Madera District Fairgrounds to hear battle plans for what is being termed the latest California Water War.
Breaking the cycle of abuse. This phrase has almost become a cliché, one thrown out during casual conversation in connection to numerous psychological conditions.
In an example of "town and gown" cooperation, the Madera Method Wagon train said "Thank you," Saturday night to more than 150 community supporters from both sides of the San Joaquin River.
Madera grape grower and packer Morgan Johnson isn't surprised that the table grapes he shipped out for Bangladesh earlier this week are today sitting in cold storage in Madera.