After careful consideration by previous recipients, the 2015 Senior Farmer of the Year is Maderan Ken Leach.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Free income tax return preparation and electronic filing, for both state and federal returns, will be available in Madera, Chowchilla, Oakhurst, and North Fork to anyone as part of the AARP Tax-Aide program.
The Madera Police Department announced it will hold a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint this Saturday from 8 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Sunday at an undisclosed location within city limits.
The Madera Police Department received the following calls for service last week:
Monday, Feb. 2
— Battery near West Pecan Ave.
A North Fork man accused of raping his minor-aged step-granddaughter multiple times in the 1980s was acquitted of 21 charges Wednesday in a jury decision read in Madera County Superior Court.
Gonzalez facing opposition
Encouraged by a large crowd at its community input meeting last week at Sierra Vista School, administrators are looking forward to their next outreach gathering planned for Martin Luther King Middle School t