Four hundred seventy-four Madera Unified teachers voted resoundingly Wednesday afternoon to give their union leaders authority to call a strike if their negotiations with the school district fail to produce
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
By Sanjay Talwani of the Independent Record
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.