The Madera County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an alleged child abduction attempt that happened about 7 p.m. Monday, officials said.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Madera County Fire Station 19 in Madera Ranchos will be presented next week with a Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company Heritage Award and $9,100 for the purchase of turn-out gear.
A crash on the central Madera on-ramp for State Route 99 killed a 23-year-old motorcyclist this weekend.
Police presence beefed up at Madera High
COARSEGOLD — Furry eight-legged creatures will be celebrated Oct. 25 with the annual Coarsegold Tarantula Awareness Festival in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
CHOWCHILLA — The Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County has new prehistoric animal displays and hands-on activities planned for its fourth annual National Fossil Day celebration from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Casino remains closed