Evidence is mounting that the El Nino ocean-warming phenomenon in the Pacific will spawn a rainy winter in California.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A giraffe born at a San Joaquin Valley zoo last month has died after running into a fence in an exhibit.
As California enters its fourth year of drought, officials at a major fair have made plans to use less water than in previous years.
Traffic on State Route 99 will be diverted between Avenues 9 and 12 for virtually the entire week as work continues on the Avenue 12 overcrossing.
A Marine Corps veteran and his family have been awarded a fully paid-for house in Madera.
The house was provided by Wells Fargo and the Military Warriors Support Foundation.
BASS LAKE — A former Coarsegold resident suspected of arson appeared late this week in California Superior Court to answer a new criminal charge of resisting or deterring a police officer.
The annual Mopar car show today at Lions Town and Country Park could display more than 100 Chrysler product vehicles.