A homeless man suspected in the murder of a 67-year-old unidentified victim was arrested mere hours after police issued alerts for civilians to be on the lookout last week, police said Monday.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
FRESNO (AP) — Fresno police say a man and a woman have been found shot to death in an apparent murder-suicide at a suburban Fresno home.
OAKHURST — A bold vehicle break-in may have caught the attention of Oakhurst residents and business owners, but that wasn’t enough to catch the suspect, according to authorities.
A tour through northwest Madera featured five stops where visitors admired, bought and created art over the weekend.
The bands from both local high schools who participated in this year’s field show competition over the weekend placed well in their corresponding categories.
For the first time the Elks Lodge has honored both a boy and girl with their monthly middle school Student of the Month award. Both students attend Jack G. Desmond Middle School.
For more than a decade, officials said, 20 miles of the Fresno River through north Madera County became more of a dangerous rural jungle than a potential path for snow melt and other water sources to flow fr