FRESNO (AP) — A Northern California woman will be on probation for three years after pleading no contest to involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of a 17-month-old girl she was babysitting.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Mika Petrucci is the new area representative for 5th District California Assemblyman Frank Bigelow, a Republican who won election to the position last year.
A local nonprofit organization that aims to raise money to help those afflicted with muscular dystrophy is set to host a Trivia Bike Run for the first time on Saturday.
Although not open long, the Beauty Bar is ready to expand.
“We’ve been operating for the past month by appointment only,” said owner Karen Mavrikis.
Several Central California writers will appear at the Chowchilla Library during the free Local Authors Day/Central Valley Writers’ Workshop 10-Year Anniversary from 2-5 p.m. Saturday.
Bobby Aulakh of Madera has graduated with honors from American University of Antigua College of Medicine in the Caribbean.
Four newly sworn-in deputies and two promotions were announced Wednesday by Sheriff John Anderson. All six are area natives.