Madera is set to join 40 California cities to do something Grace Community Church has already been doing for years, spend a day serving the community.
While Madera Unified School District is struggling to keep its financial head above water, 127 other districts throughout California are sinking.
Funding provides books to MUSD preschool libraries
The California Transportation Commission this week allocated $6.7 million in funding for roads in Madera County.
A 22-year-old man suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol was injured in a head-on collision on Road 24 1/2 just north of Avenue 12, according to The California Highway Patrol.
The following were arrested recently. They are considered innocent unless proven guilty.
A registered sex offender was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stalking women and repeatedly harassing them with obscene telephone calls, sexually graphic in nature.