In the early 1950s, pioneer crop dusting businesses were based at local city airports.
Agriculture is obviously a huge part of Madera County life.
CHOWCHILLA — An off-duty Chowchilla police reserve officer saved two small girls this week after they were carried away by the waters of the Ash Slough, south of the city.
Unsecured property tax bills were mailed Friday, according to information from the Madera County tax collector’s office.
SACRAMENTO (AP) — The final ballots were counted Friday in a special election for a San Joaquin Valley state Senate seat, affirming Republican cherry farmer Andy Vidak’s defeat of Democrat Leticia Perez in a
The Madera Police Department will conduct a drivers checkpoint within the city limits between the hours of 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. tonight.
A lightning-caused forest fire continued to burn Friday afternoon east of Fresno in the Sierra National Forest, having consumed some 4,500 acres with virtually no containment.