Unlike the numerous other mining towns in the Northern Mojave, Greenwater was built not because of a gold or silver strike, but for a copper strike over 110 years ago.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“Let him take his rod away from me, and let not his fear terrify me.”
— Job 9:34
As we learned early this week, the U.S. will raise its limit on legal immigration by refugees, to 100,000, up from 70,000 now.
TRUSTEES BREAK GROUND ON SECOND HIGH SCHOOL — Madera Unified trustees broke ground for a new high school this week with the first phase of the project, which is scheduled to be completed in September 1992.
Want to read something funny? I just learned that the IRS will no longer accept checks over $100 million. That means Donald Trump and I will have to write two checks to the IRS. Now that’s funny.
Sept. 23 is National Chocolate Day! Pretty nice, huh? While I admit I am not the world’s biggest chocolate fan, there are many times when I feel I must have some.
How is our two-issues-a-week system working for you? We are trying to put out a better product, fewer times a week. Showcasing a Midweek and Weekend editions help us get as much news to Madera as we can.