Ground was broken Friday morning for a new volunteer fire station in North Fork.
The Central Valley Writers’ Workshop will return to the Madera library after spending the winter at the Chowchilla branch. The workshop meets at 6 p.m.
A car stopped on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad tracks on Avenue 9 near Road 33 1/2 was struck broadside by a train early Thursday morning.
Amador S. Feria of Madera was arrested on or about March 27 in Madera County on suspicion of driving offenses.
The year was 1904, and Italia Mencerelli Pistoresi had left her home in the Province of Lucca, Italy with her daughter Pia (Pearl) and son Santimo (Sam) to join her husband, Adolpho, who was living in Madera
Wow, what a weekend in store for us Maderans. That is, if the clouds decide not to open. Not that we don’t need the rain. But let’s move forward.
In ancient times, tomorrow was known as Lazarus Saturday. The name refers to the organizer of a supper that Jesus ate in the community of Bethany “six days before the Passover” (cf. John 12:1).
"Mine enemies chased me sore, like a bird, without cause."
— Lamentations 3:52
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has said that it is not a foregone conclusion that he will use the top pick in the upcoming NFL draft to choose Stanford’s Andrew Luck.
Behind a 15-strikeout, one-hit performance from pitcher Carissa McMillon, the Madera Coyotes defeated the Madera South Stallions 5-1 in another chapter of the cross-city rivalry.