A brush fire in the center divider of State Route 99, between avenues 7 and 9, clouded the roadway, causing many drivers to slow on Friday afternoon.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Yard Dogs will close out the final Summer Concert in the Park with a performance Sunday, beginning at 7 p.m., in the amphitheater at Lions Town and Country Park.
Madera County Schools Foundation awarded its first Adopt-a-Teacher grant to Jillian Gamble, an art teacher at Minarets High School.
A Superior Court judge on Thursday issued a monetary sanction against the office of Madera County District Attorney Michael Keitz for prosecutorial misconduct in the high-profile murder case of Krista Pike.
City Council Member Brett Frazier has resigned his council post because he moved to the Madera Ranchos Aug. 15.
A full moon — indeed a blue moon — greeted Maderans at Wednesday’s annual Lifetime Achievement Awards dinner sponsored by the Madera Chamber of Commerce.
In a span of less than 12 hours from Wednesday night to Thursday morning, a fire within Stanislaus National Forest grew more than three times in size and rampaged almost completely out of firefighter control