Firefighters are doing everything they can to contain blazes near both Oakhurst and North Fork, which forced campground evacuations and road closures as both grew to more than 500 acres.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Water restrictions for the city of Madera have been eased back to Level B, with residents allowed to water their yards twice a week.
By Cheyenne Tex and Careen Wong
A week of “Take Flight”-themed fun for Cub Scout Day Camp kids concludes today with a family night.
The Madera County Historical Society is accepting nominations for the Old Timers Day king and queen.
Members of the California High-Speed Rail Authority listened to concerns from a crowd of about 40 residents Wednesday, after providing an update on the latest local developments with the $68.4 billion state
Gov. Brown’s announcement Tuesday that his new budget will include $14.3 billion for K-12 schools and community colleges has brightened the financial picture for Madera Unified School District.
Late-night drivers on State Route 99 attempting to travel between Fresno and Madera counties will be detoured during overnight periods for several days next week.