No illnesses are reported
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Free income tax return preparation and electronic filing for both state and federal returns will be available again this year for mountain-area and Madera and Chowchilla city residents.
A report of a nighttime stabbing last weekend led Madera police to a pair of roommates with deep cuts in their hands, one of whom they arrested for assault with a deadly weapon.
The Madera Police Department received the following calls for service from Jan. 4 to 21.
8:33 a.m. — Burglary in the 100 block of West Adell Street.
County law enforcement officers found the body of a 48-year-old Oakhurst woman dead by Bass Lake this past weekend.
Hillary Clinton tried to turn a skin-of-her-teeth victory in Iowa into a bit of momentum for her battered Democratic campaign, and Ted Cruz sought to lock in his spot at the top of the Republican field as the presidential candidates packed up today and sped to New Hampshire.
FRESNO (AP) — Residents of drought-stricken California used 18 percent less water in December and for a third straight month fell short of the 25 percent conservation mandate set by Gov.