Two Chowchilla men convicted of first-degree murder and first-degree attempted murder were both sentenced to life in prison without parole Friday.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Several local and national politicians sent letters this week asking federal officials for more time to discuss changes to federal policy they perceive could restrict two million acres of California forest l
This week marked yet another marijuana raid for authorities as more than 20,000 plants were seized from two grow sites in the Sierra National Forest.
May hire as many as 30 teachers
A local youth group plans to host a screening of a video featuring stories of how locals migrated to Madera.
The Madera Police Department will check drivers for alcohol and drug impairment and proper licensing at a checkpoint within city limits tonight between 8 p.m. and 3 a.m.
While martial arts is often glamorized in the entertainment industry with its over-the-top fighting scenes and dynamic personas, Madera sensei Jose Renteria wants to show his students that there is much more