The Central San Joaquin Valley Nursing Leadership Coalition presented Printess Schlist, RN at Madera Community Hospital, with the honor of RN of the Year.
Sixty youths participated in running, jumping and throwing events in the annual Jesse Owens games at Martin Luther King Middle School on Saturday.
Work of local portraitists showing
Volunteers and mail carriers worked together to collect donations for the local food bank during the annual National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.
FRESNO (AP) — Concerns of a potential farm labor shortage are prompting San Joaquin Valley growers to boost the wages they pay to farmworkers.
SACRAMENTO (AP) — In response to a federal court order, Gov. Jerry Brown pushed a novel approach through the Legislature two years ago to dramatically reduce California’s prison population.
A child’s sharing of marijuana-laced Rice Krispy treats with classmates at a local middle school Thursday led to the arrest of a Madera man accused of cultivating the drug for sale.