Madera’s seasonal rain total is still less than 60 percent of normal, and the small storm that passed through over the weekend didn’t help much, weathermen say.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Madera teacher remembered as student focused
Three local CHP officers received the American Red Cross’ Hero Award for their lifesaving CPR efforts after a 69- year-old man went into cardiac arrest along State Route 99.
Oakhurst residents will have easier access to legal resources beginning this week thanks to a law library annex opening inside of the Oakhurst public library.
A committee that assesses schools has recommended a three-year accreditation period — the highest a school can receive for first time accreditation — for Madera County Independent Study Academy.
Organic farming experts will gather at the San Joaquin Valley Organic Farming Conference next week to teach food safety, organic certification, plant disease management and other topics.
As someone who’s been there herself, actress Grace Lee Whitney spoke to Maderans of the life-spiraling consequences of alcohol and drug addiction and finding a way out.