Several getaway packages are being auctioned this year at the Crime Stoppers’ annual June Jam event, which raises money to fund rewards for tipsters.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A 19-year-old woman crashed through the front window of a home on Beechwood Road, north of Avenue 12, Friday after she felt dizzy and lost control of her car, the California Highway Patrol said.
FAIRMEAD — A winddriven fire destroyed an empty house at the corner of Fairmead Circle and Palm Street, and fire authorities are calling the cause suspicious.
The Jeep Wrangler belonging to a 42-year-old Oakhurst woman found unconscious on the side of the road near Roads 222 and 274 has been recovered, the Madera County Sheriff’s Department reported.
Author visits youths at Valley Teen Ranch
Ed Ray, the bus driver who saved 26 Chowchilla schoolchildren kidnapped and buried in a bus in 1976, died Thursday morning. He was 91.
The first graduating class of Madera Community College’s new 12-month nursing program was honored during a pinning ceremony on campus Thursday.