Madera youth staged a local protest this past week to coincide with a national call for immigration reform. About 60 people gathered at Courthouse Park with posters and American flags.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Modesto judge who is presiding over the murder trials of Dustin Gran and Brittany Navarra issued an angry denunciation of Madera County District Attorney Michael Keitz and his office this week.
The trial of a Madera man, an admitted member of the El Salvador-based Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang, will continue next week for the attempted murder of an ex-member.
Three suspected serial burglars from the Los Angeles area were arrested Thursday night by Madera police officers inside Home Depot after they allegedly attempted to use a fraudulent credit card to purchase $
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Majorities in every California county voted last fall to scale back the state’s Three Strikes law so thousands of inmates serving life sentences for relatively minor third offenses would
MODESTO (AP) — Federal agricultural officials are predicting another bumper crop for California’s almonds this year.
SACRAMENTO (AP) — The board that oversees California’s high-speed rail project voted to give its largest private contractor another $96 million and two more years to oversee architectural and engineering wor