Vote to come Wednesday
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
More than 100 families had breakfast with Santa at the First 5 Family Resource Center on E. Yosemite Avenue.
FRESNO (AP) — Investigators say a California man splashed gasoline on the mother of his toddler son and set the woman on fire.
About 350 Madera families received food, clothes and toys in the annual Christmas Basket program on Sunday.
New and past donors helped the program give to more people this year, organizers said.
Thousands of toys were gifted to needy children at three schools during the annual giveaway by Madera Toys for Tots.
FRIANT (AP) — Two cowboys on horses pushed cattle across an expanse of golden hills overgrown with tall grasses and oak trees, up an unpaved road toward another pasture.
The newest monuments recognizing Madera County history are a pair at Mission Bell Winery dedicated by the Grub Gulch Chapter 41-49 of E Clampus Vitus (Clampers).