Trains were halted for several hours Monday morning when a crane working on improvements to the Avenue 12 overpass tipped over onto the Union Pacific railroad tracks.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Part of the fun and purpose of the Madera District Fair is to celebrate local agriculture, and this year’s theme, Nuttin’ but Fun, reflects this goal.
A 28-year-old Valley Lake Ranchos man was killed in a solo vehicle crash, after losing control of his car on Road 29, north of Avenue 26, just south of Eastman Lake, according to the California Highway Patro
The former cultures and traditions of immigrants have a natural tendency to phase out slowly among later U.S.-born generations.
By Gosia Wozniacka
Making incremental progress, firefighters have contained 65 percent of the wildfire known as the Aspen Fire, which had burned about 20,000 acres as of Sunday.
An 8-month-old baby kidnapped in Corcoran was recovered uninjured Friday morning on State Route 99, just south of Avenue 18 1/2, according to the California Highway Patrol.