FRESNO (AP) — Four people are facing charges in the slaying of a San Joaquin Valley raisin farmer who authorities say was shot when he discovered the defendants stripping a stolen truck on his property.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A hidden marijuana growing operation on private property in O’Neals was raided Thursday, Madera County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Erica Stuart said, with law enforcement officials seizing more than 500 plants wor
Maderans will have a few options to cool off — one opening as early as Saturday — when temperatures soar in the coming months.
Madera County residents will be able to watch the live tabulation of votes via webcast on Election Day, county clerk-recorder and registrar of voters Rebecca Martinez announced this week.
By Myles Barker
A resident tip led deputies to a Madera Ranchos man as he used a stolen excavator to play “demolition derby” — allegedly using the machine to destroy a mobile home on private property — in the county suburb,
A Madera couple that allegedly attempted to make off with more than $1,000 worth of metal was arrested this week after the owner spotted the two fleeing his property, sheriff’s spokeswoman Erica Stuart said.