Here's the latest news for Monday, May 7th: Putin sworn in as Russian President; Ponzi fugitives caught in Arizona; Churchill Downs body identified; Secretary Clinton in India.
The Chukchansi Indian Tribal Council has announced the recipients of this year’s Community Grant Program, and ten organizations from Madera landed the lion’s share of the money.
Two motorists were injured when they were involved in a seven-car pileup on State Route 99 Friday evening at about 6 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
A man convicted in February of burglary, assault and child abuse has been sentenced to four years in prison, according to District Attorney Michael Keitz.
By Farin Montanez and Elsa Mejia
Chances are the Relay for Life, under way today and tomorrow, will raise $100,000 or more for the fight against cancer, a fight that is a wonderful thing.
Former Madera High track and field star Kim Young will be inducted into the Madera Athletic Hall of Fame tonight in a ceremony at Madera Municipal Golf course which begins at 6 p.m.