The water season starts Tuesday and growers can expect deliveries for thirsty crops to arrive early in June, the Madera Irrigation District has announced.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Madera Police Department will conduct a drivers checkpoint with city limits between the hours of 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturday.
A new gas station has opened at a site familiar to many Maderans.
Two underage boys were arrested this week for attempted robbery after authorities said they drew a fake handgun on employees of a Madera recycling center.
Local seniors played bingo, croquet, horseshoes and tried their skill at a beanbag toss at a luncheon Tuesday at Rotary Park in Madera, which recognized May as Older American’s Month.
A jury convicted a Madera man Tuesday of attempted murder and gang-related charges in a 2011 shooting where he walked his friend home only to shoot him in the head along the way.
FRESNO — A Madera woman found guilty of recruiting people to receive driver’s licenses that they had not passed written and behind-the-wheel tests for has been sentenced to four years in prison.