Here's the latest news for Friday, April 13th: U.N. council won't talk sanctions against N.Korea; Romney courts NRA; N.J. Mayor rescues neighbor from fire; Muppets become Ambassadors
Opponents say latest project cost still too high
Photographs judged in Madera as part of the San Joaquin Valley International Exhibition will be shown Monday in the Social Services building, 720 E. Yosemite Ave.
Walmart is giving away $2 million in food relief grants to communities with the highest unemployment rates — but those communities, including Madera and Chowchilla, need to vote to win the cash.
Thieves who cut down a telephone pole Thursday in an attempt to steal copper wire caused nine more poles to collapse and forced a road closure, the sheriff’s department reported.
Celestino R. Chavez of Madera was arrested on or about April 7 in Fresno County on suspicion of driving offenses.
Games that were postponed Wednesday to Thursday were further delayed due to rain, leaving many teams in a tough predicament. Some may have to play four games in a week.