Madera County retired two older vehicles from its fleet and replaced them with hybrid cars earlier this week in a move expected to save tens of thousands of dollars in fuel costs.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A tractor pulling a spray rig after dark on was struck from behind by a Honda sedan on Avenue 18 1/2 near Road 16, according to the California Highway Patrol.
FRESNO (AP) — California workplace safety officials are investigating the deaths of a farm worker and construction worker as possibly heat-related.
MADERA RANCHOS — Four young men narrowly escaped serious injury after a high-speed, solo vehicle rollover crash on Road 36 near Ave 13 1/2, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The Madera County Arts Council Summer Concerts in the Park series will change its venue for the first time from Madera’s Lions Town and Country Park to a performance at Chowchilla’s Veteran’s Memorial Park,
The Madera Association of Realtors plan to host the C.A.R. Region 12 lunch — A working meeting for the region’s directors — on July 24 at the Madera Municipal Golf Course.
With carnival-style games, inflatable slides, food and dazzling fireworks, thousands of Madera-area residents were treated to an Independence Day full of fun on America’s ceremonial birthday.