A team of investigators pointed the finger at a hunter’s illegal campfire Thursday as the cause of the fourth-largest wildfire in California history, debunking rumors that illicit marijuana-growing operation
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Two Central Valley airports will receive more than $4 million in federal grants to improve safety and update facilities, Congressman Jim Costa announced in a press release Thursday.
Maderans can learn how to butcher a deer this month in a four-hour class taught by artisan butcher and longtime Central Valley resident Bill McCann.
With his 18th birthday only a week away, Jorge Navarro of Madera walked homeward with his girlfriend and another male friend along Road 27, near Martin Street.
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Nearly 400 marijuana plants were seized by Madera County Sheriff’s deputies Wednesday from an open location in North Fork within 500 feet of a family-run church.