Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Sami Diaz and Jordan Murphy, both born and reared in Madera, have announced their engagement.
Assemblyman Frank Bigelow sent a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday that urged, in the face of California’s driest year in history, an emergency drought declaration be issued as soon as possible.
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The Madera County Cattlewomen’s Association has named a woman who grew up rearing livestock, and has guided other children to do the same, its 2013 Cowbelle of the Year.
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A Fresno man wanted on a felony drug warrant managed to escape Madera County sheriffs this week after he allegedly vandalized a home near North Fork, and authorities said he could be armed and dangerous.