The annual Madera Christmas Basket project, together with the Vineyard Restaurant’s Giving Tree, will once again brighten the holidays for less fortunate local families.
SACRAMENTO (AP) — The federal receiver who controls health care in California prisons is issuing layoff notices to more than 2,200 employees as inmate crowding eases.
The Madera Superior Court found defendant Jeronimo Ramirez Martinez mentally incompetent to stand trial earlier this week, according to District Attorney Michael R. Keitz on Wednesday.
SELMA (AP) — Authorities say a Fresno County man is dead after being mauled by pit bull dogs.
FRESNO (AP) — A shooting in southeast Fresno has left a 12-year-old boy badly injured.
STOCKTON (AP) — Stockton police say a person opened fire at officers during a high speed-chase that ended when the suspect’s vehicle crashed on a highway on-ramp, killing one of its occupants.
The Madera Coyote girls basketball team overcame a quarter-long scoring drought to outscore the Los Banos Tigers 21-6 in the second half for a 44-23 non-league victory.
When Sergio Perez scored the first goal of the game for the Madera Coyote boys soccer team in the second minute, the rout was on.
Furniture Town has been in its current location for more than two years.
Madera Sunrise Rotary has named Emmanuel Hernandez, a sixth grader at Millview Elementary School, as its Student of the Month for December.