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Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
At the Madera County Office of Education board meeting Tuesday, a trophy case will be dedicated in memory of Leon Bass, a member of the local Board of Education who passed away on April 30, 2013.
A local service club took paint buckets and brushes to the white walls of a government building. What employees used to describe as a bland waiting area was transformed to a colorful lobby.
Cattle hooves will be heard thundering through Chowchilla’s main thoroughfare soon.
Madera Unified School District will host the third annual Central Valley Regional Robotics competition today and Sunday.
The words “golden ticket” often conjure up images of excited children, a colorful candy forest, and the antics of Gene Wilder per the classic 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.
A Madera teen was arrested Thursday morning on felony charges of methamphetamine sales and distribution, Madera County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Erica Stuart said, and authorities believe he could have so