FRESNO (AP) — More than half of California’s population relies on a drinking water supply contaminated by arsenic, nitrates and other contaminants, though most communities blend or treat their water to make
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
By Gosia Wozniacka
A 43-year-old woman attempting to across southbound State Route 99, just south of Avenue 24, was struck and killed shortly after 6 a.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
About 100 employees of Madera County Office of Education (MCOE) moved into a new building last month and are set to cut the ribbon and show it to the public in a ceremony on Monday.
Madera police detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who allegedly robbed the Esperanza Market at gunpoint.
A daylong multi-agency law enforcement operation Friday resulted in 19 felony arrests as of late afternoon, authorities said.
A highway drug bust in Madera County led to the discovery of a stolen military assault rifle at a Fresno home, according to authorities.