A team of investigators pointed the finger at a hunter’s illegal campfire Thursday as the cause of the fourth-largest wildfire in California history, debunking rumors that illicit marijuana-growing operation
Two Central Valley airports will receive more than $4 million in federal grants to improve safety and update facilities, Congressman Jim Costa announced in a press release Thursday.
Last year, the Liberty Hawks football team had a magical season that ended with a Div. V Valley Championship, the first football title in the school’s history.
After finishing last season without a victory, the Madera South football team is hoping for a bounce-back year when it officially kicks off in the opener tonight at Kerman High.
Maderans can learn how to butcher a deer this month in a four-hour class taught by artisan butcher and longtime Central Valley resident Bill McCann.
Here's the latest news for Thursday, September 5: Obama meets world leaders at G20; President lobbies members of congress from Russia; Massive pileup on foggy UK bridge; Girl panda cub announced at National
With his 18th birthday only a week away, Jorge Navarro of Madera walked homeward with his girlfriend and another male friend along Road 27, near Martin Street.