More than 100 farmers, public officials and other "stakeholders" gathered Monday evening at the Madera District Fairgrounds to hear battle plans for what is being termed the latest California Water War.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Breaking the cycle of abuse. This phrase has almost become a cliché, one thrown out during casual conversation in connection to numerous psychological conditions.
In an example of "town and gown" cooperation, the Madera Method Wagon train said "Thank you," Saturday night to more than 150 community supporters from both sides of the San Joaquin River.
Madera grape grower and packer Morgan Johnson isn't surprised that the table grapes he shipped out for Bangladesh earlier this week are today sitting in cold storage in Madera.
The Madera 8 was a famous band of renegade farm owners who fought the forces of development and won, forever protecting their rich agricultural lands from the ravages of urban encroachment.
How would Madera County respond to an incident of bioterrorism?
That's the question public health officials both here and around the Valley mulled over during a meeting in Sacramento on Tuesday.
The Golden Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees and staff held its Liberty High School dedication ceremony and open house Aug. 17 between 9 a.m. and noon.