Organizers and parishioners of a two-day church festival over the weekend agreed that this year’s turnout was higher than last year, although there was no official count.
Sheriff John Anderson credits a vigilant citizen for a tip that helped nab two Madera men now facing burglary charges.
Rafael Hernandez of Madera was arrested on or about Aug. 3 in Madera County on suspicion of possessing narcotics.
Madera Unified School District Board Member Lynn Cogdill and others are pursuing an idea which has much merit. They want to see a public psychiatric hospital opened in Madera County.
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Concern over continued and increased gang activity in Madera prompted representatives from several local organizations to hold a gang intervention summit at the VFW Hall on Granada Drive.