SHERIFF’S DISPATCHER ARRESTED — A six-month investigation by the Madera County Sheriff’s Department has led to the arrest of one of its own dispatchers who is being accused of leaking information about confi
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SUPERVISORS SAY ‘NO’ TO OLD MOBILE HOME — Last week supervisors denied Michael McIntosh’s appeal to place a mobile home that was considered too old in Coarsegold.
FRESNO WANTS COLLEGE ON HIGHWAY 41 — Fresno Chamber of Commerce directors think a new community college campus should be as close to fast-growing, north Fresno as possible rather than in or near the City of
OLD TIMER’S DAY PARADE IN JEOPARDY — The familiar September sounds of marching bands on Yosemite (Avenue) during Old Timer’s Day may not be heard this year, according to Rose Juarez, chairperson of the parad
ROACH PICKED TO FILL PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCY — Eager to be part of the solution in easing Madera’s growing pains, Barbara J. Roach will take a seat on the Madera Planning Commission.
COSTA PROMOTES TRANSPORTATION ACT — Assemblyman Jim Costa, D-Fresno, rolled through Madera on Friday on a whistle-stop train tour of the Valley to promote Proposition 116, the Rail Transportation Bond Act, c
BABY DROWNING DISTRESSES JUDGE — Madera Justice Court Judge Victor Dahman was apparently so distressed by testimony presented in the preliminary hearing of a mother accused of felony neglect in the drowning