Word has it that scientists who study outer space are finally beginning to be in awe of the object of their curiosity, i.e., outer space. For quite a long time, they thought they had everything figured out.
A mostly humorous, sometimes serious, reflection on life in Madera, California, by the publisher of The Madera Tribune.
Yes, it has been dry, dry, dry — Only 2.23 inches of rain this rain year, compared to an average of 7.49 inches. But hold on. Help may be on the way in a few weeks.
Some Madera citizens recently have opined that it may be time for the city to build more catchment basins to hold rainwater that might otherwise be sent down the river on those increasingly rare days when it
Here are some facts you already may know, but which Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsak clarified in a report issued Thursday on the every-five-year census of American agriculture.
As you might expect, with the drought in California and the big snow storms and freezing weather along the East Coast, we are hearing everyone from Secretary of State John Kerry to none other than President
On Friday, before leaving on a weekend trip, we saw images of President Obama visiting Fresno and a farm west of Madera, and he used the occasion to announce almost $200 million in grants to provide some dro
Watching the Olympics this week has been greatly entertaining.