Chowchilla police officers shot and wounded a woman who pointed what appeared to be a handgun at them Sunday night.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Organizers and parishioners of a two-day church festival over the weekend agreed that this year’s turnout was higher than last year, although there was no official count.
Sheriff John Anderson credits a vigilant citizen for a tip that helped nab two Madera men now facing burglary charges.
Rafael Hernandez of Madera was arrested on or about Aug. 3 in Madera County on suspicion of possessing narcotics.
Pilot, an Oregon man, escapes with only cuts and bruises; his Cessna misses houses
Concern over continued and increased gang activity in Madera prompted representatives from several local organizations to hold a gang intervention summit at the VFW Hall on Granada Drive.
Marcelino Montalvo of Madera was arrested on or about Aug. 8 in Fresno County on suspicion of driving offenses.