YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — A fire that raged in forest land in and around Yosemite National Park and grew to become one of the largest wildfires in California history is now 100 percent contained.
SACRAMENTO (AP) -- Flooded rice fields appear capable of serving as substitutes for now-depleted wetlands and helping California's Chinook salmon population recover, researchers have concluded.
For one half of play against the Valley's top-ranked Edison-Fresno team, a squad two divisions higher than themselves in the County/Metro Athletic Conference, the Madera Coyotes looked like contenders.
In their first drive of the second half, the Coyotes faced a third-and-20 from their own 25 yard line down 13-6 after an Edison score.
For the first few moments in their match against the San Joaquin Memorial-Fresno Panthers, the Madera Coyotes girls volleyball team seemed to be in a fog.
Senior Kevin Poythress (Madera) paced the Fresno State cross country team with a 40th place finish Oct. 19 in the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational.
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