Organizers and parishioners of a two-day church festival over the weekend agreed that this year’s turnout was higher than last year, although there was no official count.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Sheriff John Anderson credits a vigilant citizen for a tip that helped nab two Madera men now facing burglary charges.
Rafael Hernandez of Madera was arrested on or about Aug. 3 in Madera County on suspicion of possessing narcotics.
Pilot, an Oregon man, escapes with only cuts and bruises; his Cessna misses houses
Concern over continued and increased gang activity in Madera prompted representatives from several local organizations to hold a gang intervention summit at the VFW Hall on Granada Drive.
Marcelino Montalvo of Madera was arrested on or about Aug. 8 in Fresno County on suspicion of driving offenses.
The back yard of the Madera Elks Lodge was filled to capacity with a record nineteen teams competing in the lodge’s eighth annual Rib Cook-off.