Heavy black smoke from a fire in the dry Fresno Riverbed near State Route 99 near Fourth Street closed one southbound lane of traffic about 2:45 Tuesday afternoon as fire crews worked to stop the fire from s
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Local law enforcement officers lighted and carried a Special Olympics torch in a run on Tuesday during the third leg of the journey headed to UC Davis for the 2012 Special Olympics Northern California Summer
Cearra Austin planned on throwing a huge bash for her “Sweet 16” birthday next year — until her grandfather, a Vietnam veteran who battled non-Hodgkins lymphoma for more than a decade, took a turn for the wo
Seminar to focus on marketing
The heavy cloud that settled over Madera Unified School District when it learned from the California Department of Education that its application for an after school program had been denied has lifted.
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Poison hemlock easily mistaken for edible plants
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