RILEY RESIGNS CHAMBER PRESIDENCY — Madera District Chamber of Commerce Board President Tim Riley announced his resignation Wednesday.
Snapshots of Madera's Yesteryears
BARSOTTI NAMED FSU’S MOST VALUABLE PLAYER — Mark Barsotti was named the most valuable player on Fresno State’s football team the past year during the Player Appreciation Night at the Fresno Convention Center
CROWDS BID GOODBYE TO VUKOVICH — Billy Vukovich III was remembered as a likeable, friendly, young man who was also a very talented race car driver, during funeral services at Northwest Church in Fresno.
PISTACHIO PLANT AUCTIONED OFF FOR $245,000 — A bankrupt Madera pistachio processing facility in debt to the tune of $1.8 million was sold at a noon public auction on the steps of the County Government Center
JURY FINDS WOODS GUILTY OF MURDER — An eight-woman, four-man jury returned a guilty verdict Tuesday convicting Edward J. Woods of murder in the Christmas night 1989 death of Brian White.
EIGHT CANDIDATES SEEK TO REPLACE SKEELS — Eight candidates hoping to become the next chief of police of Madera took part in written tests and oral interviews for the position Wednesday.
SEIBERT SPARKS DEBATE ON SCHOOL MEAL PROGRAM — Citing the cost of providing a district breakfast program, Madera Unified Trustee Ray Seibert sparked a debate about the program, which the board put on hold Tu