By Myles Barker
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
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.
Sunset Waste Systems awarded two Madera High School seniors $5,000 in scholarships. The recipients, McKenzie Casey and Whitney Griffin, each received $2,500.
The Madera Rotary club presented certificates and scholarships totalling $13,000 to several Madera, Madera South and Liberty high school students at its regular meeting this week.
Students return from 6-day trip to D.C.
Growers angry over zero percent allocation