Kyle Hansen wins Rotary Speech contest
From left, Kyle Hansen took first place; Christine Fry, second; Keryn Grissom, third; and Karina Suarez and Samantha Ames received honorable mentions.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Chowchilla boy born with rare disease overcomes challenges
Tristan A. Sanders of Chowchilla is a normal 16-month-old boy. He walks, babbles baby talk, and gets into absolutely everything.
Theme, fundraiser set for Chowchilla-Madera fair
The theme for the 2014 Chowchilla-Madera Fair is "Cowboy Boots and Hometown Roots."
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Police: Drowning in Chowchilla gated community ruled accidental
An Action News viewer sent in a photo of the scene, which showed an ambulance and several law enforcement vehicles surrounding a body of water at the Greenhills Estates.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
From Feb. 2 to Feb. 8, the Chowchilla Police Department had 511 calls. There were 364 calls for service and 147 self-initiated calls.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial: End sterilizations for birth control in California's prisons
During her imprisonment in 2010, Jeffrey says, a doctor pressured her to be sterilized while she was sedated and strapped to a surgical table for a C-section.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Sat Feb 22, 2014
From Jan. 19 to Jan. 25, the Chowchilla Police Department responded to about 508 calls.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Chowchilla Police Sg.t earns accreditation for work
Manuel Ramirez, left, is congratulated by Chowchilla Police Chief Jay Varney for the work he's done to help bring the Madera County Child Forensic Interview Team to accreditation status.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Edge -- Published Feb. 20, 2014
The Edge on Sunday was an homage to National Almond Day, and it noted the two different ways that the venerable nut is pronounced.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Valley Drought 2014: Two Very Different Relief Bills On The Table
Water problems continue to plague us throughout the Valley. Right now, two of our biggest reservoirs in the Valley are only about a third full with the rainy season almost over.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Foster's Daily Democrat
A bib for adults to craft and wear
Who knew that a bib would get so much adult wear? The bib necklace - often giant, sometimes sparkly - started hanging around a lot of necks a few years ago, and it's still here.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
California prison doctor linked to more inmate sterilizations
California medical board after ordering tubal ligations without state approval is responsible for hundreds of other inmate sterilizations, The Center for Investigative Reporting has found.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Prep scoreboard for 2/10
W: Isaac Sears 12, DeMelvin Stell 2, Shakor Major 25, William Blue 5, Jaime De La Torre 2, Trevor Hooper 7. L, Mikayla Brauer 3, Juliet Olsen 3, Haylee Hoelzel 2, Sairy Tobin 1. Records: Liberty 12-8-3, 8-0.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
After complaints, officers arrest 7 in Chowchilla
The Madera Special Investigations Unit assisted Chowchilla police with proactive enforcement throughout the city on Jan. 24 because of the number of complaints from residents regarding suspicious foot and bicycle activity in the central part of Chowchilla.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
A bib for adults to craft and proudly wear
Who knew that a bib would get so much adult wear? The bib necklace -- often giant, sometimes sparkly -- started hanging around a lot of necks a few years ago, and it's still here.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Aptos man denied parole in 1975 Capitola murder, rape
A 63-year-old Aptos man convicted of raping and murdering a Capitola woman in 1975 was again denied parole Tuesday.