Exactly 100 polling places across Madera County opened their doors to the voting masses Tuesday for the 2014 November General Election.
Mono Indians remained hopeful that Prop 48 would pass in Tuesday’s General Election despite vigorous opposition campaigns to keep them from building a casino north of Madera County.
Based on incomplete and unofficial returns from the Madera County Elections Department, challenger Ed McIntyre led incumbent Lynn Cogdill for the Area 2 seat on the Madera Unified School District Board of Tr
Voters within Madera Unified School District narrowly passed Measure G, the $70 million school bond. The vote was 4,610 to 3,504, giving the measure a 56.8 percent victory.
Nearly 3,000 runners — including more than 150 from Madera County — participated in running and walking events at the Two Cities Marathon & Half on Sunday.
When Al Wilburn’s parents, Grady and Cornelia, made the move from a small rural town in Texas to a diverse community in California, they had simple, yet straightforward, intentions for their five children.
By Mark Smith, Ronald Montez, Tyler A. Takeda and Roger Munoz