The Vatican announced on Monday that Pope Benedict XVI is resigning at the end of February. The 85 year old pontiff said he can no longer keep up with his responsibilities.
A 43-year-old woman attempting to across southbound State Route 99, just south of Avenue 24, was struck and killed shortly after 6 a.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
About 100 employees of Madera County Office of Education (MCOE) moved into a new building last month and are set to cut the ribbon and show it to the public in a ceremony on Monday.
Madera police detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly robbed the Esperanza Market at gunpoint.
A daylong multi-agency law enforcement operation Friday resulted in 19 felony arrests as of late afternoon, authorities said.
A highway drug bust in Madera County led to the discovery of a stolen military assault rifle at a Fresno home, according to authorities.
In the final County/Metro Athletic Conference game of the regular season between evenly matched Madera and Madera South girls soccer teams, 80 regulation minutes weren’t enough to decide a victor on the Coyo