Nearly 1,000 pot plants — grown in violation of Madera County marijuana cultivation rules — were seized and destroyed by authorities Thursday.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
She gives the prosecutors one more chance
A second suspect in the near-fatal beating of a farm worker earlier this year was booked into Madera County Jail this week, and authorities have asked the public’s help in finding two more.
Editor’s note: Reporter Don Wright covers water issues for various publications in California.
The northbound on-ramp at Avenue 12 and State Route 99 is scheduled to be closed all next week as part of a larger three-year improvement project for the interchange.
Smoke continues to fill Madera sky
A deceased man was discovered at Courthouse Park earlier this week and by late Wednesday it was not known how or why he died.