A crash on the central Madera on-ramp for State Route 99 killed a 23-year-old motorcyclist this weekend.
Police presence beefed up at Madera High
COARSEGOLD — Furry eight-legged creatures will be celebrated Oct. 25 with the annual Coarsegold Tarantula Awareness Festival in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
CHOWCHILLA — The Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County has new prehistoric animal displays and hands-on activities planned for its fourth annual National Fossil Day celebration from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Casino remains closed
On Monday, authorities identified one of two people killed when a convertible they were in crashed into a semi truck at a high speed on State Route 99 early Friday.
2 community meetings remain
Two out of four community meetings remain for locals to provide feedback to Madera Unified School District on a planned new high school.