Varney, Salvador hold most votes in race for sheriff-coroner
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
With all 19 precincts reporting late Tuesday night, Mona Diaz and Gary Johns received the most votes in the race for Madera County District 1 Supervisor, and if those numbers are verified, they will head to
Madera County District 2 Supervisor David Rogers of Chowchilla handily defeated write-in candidate William “Bill” Hoffrage in Tuesday’s Consolidated Primary Election.
Incumbent District 5 Supervisor Tom Wheeler defeated rival Paul Cliby with nearly 65 percent of the vote in numbers reported late Tuesday from the primary election.
Todd Miller defeated incumbent Marcia Hall in the heated Consolidated Primary Election race for Madera County Auditor-Controller late Tuesday night.
Gary Svanda will swap his city hat for a county cap, once the numbers are verified, after results late Tuesday showed his victory in the race for Madera County Assessor.
New wells could soon face higher price tags and mandated meters after a unanimous vote by the Madera County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.