By Farin Montanez and Elsa Mejia
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Local college students celebrated Cinco de Mayo in an afternoon gathering Thursday that featured contests, dancing, free tacos and piñatas.
Madera joins in national observances
A community prayer gathering that’s usually held during the evening on the National Day of Prayer was moved to noon this year.
A retired educator that was the keynote speaker at the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast on Thursday morning encouraged attendees to put their lives in the hands of a higher power and to follow God’s will.
Opening ceremonies are planned for 9 a.m.
Distracted driving isthought to be the cause of a crash on Highway 145 just north of Avenue 12 that sent a young Madera woman and her baby to the hospital Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Hig
FRESNO — The California High-Speed Rail Authority Board certified the final Environment Impact Report for the Merced to Fresno section of the proposed bullet train, allowing it to take additional steps towar