Banks and payment companies are pushing the use of new, more secure cards embedded with computer chips.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
State official say Californians have surpassed a mandate to save water for a third consecutive month, using nearly 27 percent less in August than the same month in 2013.
Justin Dean Woods, 23, after whom the Justin Woods Foundation was named, died Sunday, Sept. 27, at Fresno Community Hospital.
Woods was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy when he was 8.
After 19 years of spending every moment together, Madera twin brothers Mackey and Sonny West are finally separating to pursue different career paths in military service.
A Madera woman was found stuck but healthy in a large water drainage pipe this week.