The Madera County Retired Teachers Association awarded six $1,000 scholarships to Madera County high school graduates who plan to become teachers.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Democrats vote in block for bonds sale; Madera leaders glum as they ponder effects huge project may have on the county
A caregiver agency plans to provide the training usually set for its employees to residents in Madera and Fresno counties at no cost.
Madera County received $211,600 from Caltrans this week to fund projects in Chowchilla that will increase safety for children who walk and bike to school.
A Superior Court jury has convicted 32-year-old Firebaugh resident Manuel Miranda of two felony counts for trafficking methamphetamine in Madera.
Driver suspected of DUI
The city of Madera escaped serious damage from 16 grass fires caused by misuse of fireworks on the Fourth of July, but firefighters were stretched thin and illegal aerial fireworks set several roofs on fire.