Cause still unknown
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Nearly 400 marijuana plants were seized by Madera County Sheriff’s deputies Wednesday from an open location in North Fork within 500 feet of a family-run church.
A local business fed children and teenagers who have been preparing their animals to show and sell at this year’s Madera District Fair.
Earlier this week a jury found a Madera man guilty of six counts of felony child molestation and he will face up to 48 years in prison at a sentencing hearing next month.
A Coarsegold man was arrested earlier this week for making more than a dozen threatening phone calls to his neighbors and, in person, threatened to kill another man and his entire family.
Nestled off of Friant Road in the Madera County foothills in a relaxed, beach-themed location sits a Valley food-service jewel that delivers a lot more than simple burgers and fries.
Thousands of firefighters battling a massive blaze within Stanislaus National Forest continued to make significant progress in containing the fire’s wrath Tuesday, which prompted one county close to the infe