MARIPOSA — An unattended campfire near a main route into Yosemite National Park has grown into a blaze that has led to the evacuations of 800 homes and 1,500 people, officials said Tuesday.
A rash of shootings over the last few days, called a typical summertime increase by authorities, is under investigation by the Madera Police Department.
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Kids come to lessons crying but leave happy after learning to swim
After 38 years, Red Cross swimming instructor Randy Durbin is still doing what he loves — teaching children how to swim.
The Madera County Citizens on Patrol (COPs), described by sheriff’s officials as an invaluable second set of eyes and ears, added eight more members earlier this week.
District 4 Supervisor Max Rodriguez explores economic development priorities.
Most Valuable Player
Scott Roberts, Madera Pitcher-OF, Senior
Stats: 10-4, 2.17 ERA in 82 IP with 78 K and 18 BB; .424 BA, 13 2B, 21 RBI, 4 HR.