During county budget discussions Tuesday, Sheriff Jay Varney proposed restructuring his upper-level command staff to eliminate the positions of a lieutenant and undersheriff, held by Michael Salvador, Varney
The Corrine and Sky Fire, which burned about 1,420 acres in total, were 90 percent contained Tuesday.
The unemployment rate in Madera County dropped to 9.8 percent in May from 10.3 percent in April, largely due to an increase in farm jobs, according to statistics released this week by the Employment Developm
Rotary International aids Nepal
Madera Sunrise Rotary members recently traveled to Nepal to provide medical care to those injured in the April 25 Gorkha earthquake.
The Madera Arts Council will hold its Gala for the Arts on Thursday evening to learn what the community wants for its upcoming Center of the Arts building.
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After more than 50 attempts by a Madera brewer, a combination of 14 secret ingredients led to the recent release of Riley’s Brewing Co.’s new root beer.
The Madera Police Department received the following calls for service on Friday, June 19.
9:16 a.m. — Vehicle stolen in the 600 block of Madera Avenue.