The very first stagecoach from Madera to the mountains set out on May 4, 1879, transporting tourists to Yosemite. On its way, the stage had to stop in Fresno Flats (present day Oakhurst).
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
After about a day of deliberation, a jury decided Wednesday a Madera man was guilty of felony charges for domestic violence but not guilty of showing his daughter pornographic material, and remained deadlock
On Wednesday morning, First 5 Madera County celebrated the everyday heroes who make it possible for area children to reach their optimum capabilities.
A bill that would enable local water agencies to amend their established controls on groundwater, instead of being forced into a complete overhaul, advanced through committee this week.
Local funny man Danny Minch will host Riley’s Homebrewed Comedy Show on Saturday at ApCal.
Closing arguments were heard Tuesday surrounding a Madera man who allegedly assaulted his wife at least twice and who authorities claim repeatedly molested both his son and daughter for at least a year.
It took less than a week for the Madera County Sheriff’s Office to find and arrest Brandon Johns, a local man wanted for allegedly soliciting sex from more than 40 teenage girls.