Hundreds of veterans filled the VFW Post 1981 Hall on Friday during the 3rd annual Madera County Veterans Stand Down.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A dog led officers to a house in which marijuana was stashed all over commonly used furnishings, according to authorities.
Madera city and county residents with new or used coats lying around the house take note; the Madera Salvation Army needs your help in assisting needy children, director Carrie Phillips said.
In what may turn out to be a crowded ticket, local businessman, Ray Krause, Jr. has announced that he has officially filed to run for the Madera County District 1 supervisorial seat in June of 2014.
The Madera Elks honored a Thomas Jefferson Middle School eighth-grader with their first Student of the Month award of the school year.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — A fire that raged in forest land in and around Yosemite National Park and grew to become one of the largest wildfires in California history is now 100 percent contained.
SACRAMENTO (AP) -- Flooded rice fields appear capable of serving as substitutes for now-depleted wetlands and helping California's Chinook salmon population recover, researchers have concluded.