The family of the 18-year-old student who stabbed four people at the University of California, Merced, before being killed by police is expressing sympathy to the victims.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Tourists and animal lovers hoping to see a bear in Sequoia National Park this fall probably stand a better chance of spotting one in this tiny town at the park's entrance.
Authorities say a skydiver fell to his death at a Madera festival after his parachute got tangled as he tried to deploy it and his backup failed.
Chowchilla inmates say a new prison program rehabbing shelter dogs is helping them, too.
Dr. Sandra Caldwell, president of Reedley College, and in turn its satellite campus of Madera Community College Center, said she believes Madera should have its “own stand-alone community college.”
Soldiers returning from war healthy and whole have a period of adjustment while they transition to civilian life. Far too many of them, however, return home missing limbs and with shattered lives.
After spending three weeks in Thailand seeking an international beauty pageant title, 2010 Madera High School graduate Maria Manzo came back to the United States and slept.