Madera Unified trustees have nothing to say in public on two issues that have dominated community interest for the past two weeks.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Madera County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a man who was driving a stolen vehicle that allegedly smashed the entrance of a convenience store last week.
A Chowchilla woman wanted for prison escape in Nebraska is back behind bars after being captured in north Madera on Monday night.
A local downtown park was filled over the weekend with traditional music, food and exhibits from Oaxaca,Mexico as natives and others celebrated International Women’s Day 2013.
City Administrator David Tooley announced Monday that he will recommend Interim Police Chief Steve Frazier for appointment as the next Madera chief of police.
A 2,500-square-foot stucco house the 21000 block of Road 30, just south of Avenue 22, was destroyed by fire Monday morning. No injuries were reported.
A nationwide road tour to raise awareness of global food issues stopped in Madera on Monday, and dozens of local residents with ties to the agriculture industry viewed a presentation said to be helpful in br