By Sanjay Talwani of the Independent Record
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Madera police arrested a known felon Wednesday morning, and seized a loaded, stolen handgun, marijuana, hashish and cocaine, along with $8,300 in cash, in the 12000 block of Georgia Place, south of Avenue 13
When 9-year-old Rose Robertson, a student of St. Joachim School, was summoned to the office Wednesday she had no idea why.
A hearing on the Rowley Report has been postponed until Feb. 1.
Two Oakhurst men are behind bars following a short pursuit over Deadwood in rural Madera County late Tuesday. Canine tracked down one suspect and a sheriff’s deputy recovered an Uzi submachine gun.
Participants in the Madera County Sheriff’s Elder Orphan program will be contacted by phone starting today, according to Erica Stuart, sheriff’s office spokeswoman.
The Madera Rescue Mission has been awarded a $20,000 grant by the Fresno Regional Foundation through the Bennett Family Foundation.