April 18, 2020
For The Madera Tribune
Courtesy of Manuel Rios
Madera traveler Manuel Rios photographs a whale shark, which he said was estimated to be about 10 tons.
Manuel Rios of...
December 20, 2019
The genesis of the new sign advising tourists and others to visit Yosemite and Madera County began in 2016 when the idea was hatched to upda...
October 16, 2019
Madera County Historical Society
In 1889, there was no crowd at the Yosemite Hotel to greet the folks from Fresno who had come to celebrate t...
October 9, 2019
Colorful fireweed frames much of the landscape in Denali National Park.
DENALI NATIONAL PARK, Alaska — The Athabaska In...
September 4, 2019
Courtesy of Tom Elias
The Nenana River flows beside gravelly Denali Highway from its glacial sources, as seen from a Denali Jeep Excursion in...
August 31, 2019
There are a few friends in my church who enjoy doing something called Geocaching. Ever since I heard of it, I’ve had a yen to do it. It soun...
August 7, 2019
When I was a kid, my family lived in Florida. We lived right smack dab in the center of the state, kind of like Madera is in the center of C...
July 27, 2019
As everyone knows, men always know where they are going, so it is not necessary for a male to ask other males, or, heaven forbid, a woman, t...