Madera County soon may have a new contractor to haul its garbage and run its landfill operations.
A 54-year-old Madera man convicted of armed robbery was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years and eight months in state prison, Madera County District Attorney Michael Keitz said.
A 39-year-old Oakhurst woman will be arraigned on a charge of felony animal cruelty Tuesday after she was arrested on suspicion of nearly beating her puppy to death.
Two Nevada men traveling through Madera were arrested Tuesday after one of them punched a Madera County Sheriff’s deputy in the face, according to authorities.
The Madera County Food Bank is partnering with California Food Link and the City of Madera to distribute food to residents in need.
A graphic artist and former fine art illustrator will be the featured artist at The Coffee Spot in the Madera Ranchos on Sept. 21.
The Meet the Artist event is scheduled for 4 to 7 p.m.
A woman who painted rocks with children for $1 at the Madera District Fair on Saturday and Sunday says she was told Tuesday she wasn’t supposed to charge money and wants to return it.