Of the hundreds of bills enacted this year, and set to become laws on Tuesday, the California Highway Patrol has highlighted some that particularly affect motorists.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
CHOWCHILLA — The City of Chowchilla has announced the promotion of Police Sgt. David Riviere to lieutenant in the Chowchilla Police Department.
A Madera man narrowly escaped death after he confronted and pointed a handgun at an off-duty officer of The California Highway Patrol.
The number of people arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol during the Christmas holiday weekend increased locally and statewide, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The natives of a small indigenous town in southwestern Mexico are set to celebrate their patron saint in Madera much in the same way as they did when they still lived south of the border.
The Salvation Army received more than $600 from Round Table restaurant earlier this month.
Fernando Leon of Madera was arrested around Dec. 23 in Madera County on suspicion of assault.