Madera Coyote volleyball outside hitter Erin Drew had her best match in her first varsity season to lead her team to a 3-1 County/Metro Athletic Conference opening victory over San Joaquin Memorial-Fresno.
First-year head coach Tim DeRuyter's fast, physical, fanatical philosophy has taken root in the Fresno State Bulldogs and at the mid-point of the season the results have become crystal clear.
Madera County has approved an agreement with a new contractor to take care of the county's trash.
Deputies answered a call of a disturbance in an Oakhurst building, which led to the arrest of two men.
By Tyler A. Takeda and Ronald Montez
Madera South's Jose Herrera showed the strength of the Stallion boys cross country team Saturday to win at the Palos Verdes Invitational on Saturday.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a southbound freight train along Gateway Drive just south of the Cleveland Avenue intersection, according to Madera Police.