California Focus columnist Thomas Elias has won the top prize for commentary carried in large newspapers in the annual competition of the Los Angeles Press Club.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A distraught 22-year-old Madera man brought all traffic on State Route 99 to a standstill when he climbed over a pedestrian barrier on Yosemite Avenue and then clung precariously to fencing over the busy int
A Madera County group of emergency first responders for animals has been steadily growing.
The Madera Elks Lodge held its fifth annual car show Saturday at Courthouse Park across from the lodge with, according to event chairman Harold Johnson, nearly 50 cars, trucks and motorcycles on display.
Organizers of the annual Old Timers Day festivities are accepting nominations for elders who would represent Madera.
Madera County Supervisor Max Rodriguez, 73, who represents Supervisorial District 4, has been appointed to the California Partnership for the San Joaquin Valley by Gov. Jerry Brown.
The Madera Breakfast Lions, celebrating its 42nd year of service, held its annual officer installation and awards dinner on Friday evening at the home of incoming president Steve Von Flue.