Free income tax return preparation and electronic filing for both state and federal returns will be available again this year for mountain-area and Madera and Chowchilla city residents.
A report of a nighttime stabbing last weekend led Madera police to a pair of roommates with deep cuts in their hands, one of whom they arrested for assault with a deadly weapon.
The Madera Police Department received the following calls for service from Jan. 4 to 21.
8:33 a.m. — Burglary in the 100 block of West Adell Street.
County law enforcement officers found the body of a 48-year-old Oakhurst woman dead by Bass Lake this past weekend.
In the nine years since Madera South has been open, the school hasn’t been able to overtake crosstown rivals Madera in girls basketball.