FRESNO (AP) ― The handgun used by a former convict to shoot co-workers execution-style at a chicken processing plant was stolen in a residential burglary in June, a police chief said.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
FRESNO (AP) ― California officials plan to quarantine an area in the state’s citrus belt where a pest capable of killing citrus trees was found.
The Madera Tribune will not publish on Thursday, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Publication will resume Friday.
All government offices, including schools, will be closed Thursday.
2 died when his Jaguar rolled 8 times; sentencing set for Jan. 7
Fans of the Oakland Raiders turned out in force Tuesday afternoon at the Verizon Wireless Communications Store for a collection drive that benefitted Madera’s Martha Diaz Battered Women’s Shelter.
Three people sustained minor injuries in a three vehicle collision Tuesday afternoon on southbound State Route 99 near Avenue 21 1/2.
A fire and explosion of unknown origin seriously injured a Madera man in his late 30s and destroyed a 900-sq.-ft.