A hospital consultant from Bakersfield and some local people are hoping to build a mental hospital in Madera, which would be a good thing, both from a health-care standpoint and economically.
The Board of Parole Hearings denied Chowchilla kidnapper James Schoenfeld parole Wednesday for the next three years, county officials announced.
Maderans react to new pope
Madera Unified trustees have nothing to say in public on two issues that have dominated community interest for the past two weeks.
Although it isn’t exactly a secret, not many of the general public know that Sheriff John Anderson, 71, has decided not to run again once his term is up at the end of 2014.
In the home opener for the Madera South boys volleyball team, the Stallions played a very familiar opponent.
The Madera County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a man who was driving a stolen vehicle that allegedly smashed the entrance of a convenience store last week.