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  1. Fresno residents have mixed reaction to plastic bag banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno shoppers on Tuesday shared a mixed bag of reactions to Gov. Jerry Brown signing the first statewide ban of single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores. Standing outside Target in Fresno's Riverpark, Trezia Krummen, 25, of Chowchilla said of Brown's decision: "If it's better for the world, then it's great -- any little step helps.

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  2. Madera Deputy Sheriffs Association Support Jay Varney for Madera County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Jay Varney, the Police Chief of the City of Chowchilla and a candidate for Madera County Sheriff, has received the endorsement of the Madera Deputy Sheriffs Association. The endorsement follows a victory in the June primary, joining a number of other endorsements received from various community organizations and leaders.

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  3. Fresno residents have mixed reaction to plastic bag banRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno shoppers on Tuesday shared a mixed bag of reactions to Gov. Jerry Brown signing the first statewide ban of single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores. Standing outside Target in Fresno's Riverpark, Trezia Krummen, 25, of Chowchilla said of Brown's decision: "If it's better for the world, then it's great -- any little step helps.

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  4. City of McFarland receives $244kRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TurnTo23.com

    ... are: City of Alturas, Anderson Police Department, City of Atwater, Calaveras County Sheriff's Office, City of Chowchilla, Madera Police Department, City of McFarland, Orange Cove Police Department, Placerville Police Department, Sacramento Police ...

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  5. Madera Mayor Robert Poythress Supports Jay Varney for Madera County...Read the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... by the support of Madera Mayor Robert Poythress. Varney, currently serving as the Chief of Police in the City of Chowchilla, has already garnered a great deal of support throughout his campaign, one of the many factors that likely led to earning a ...

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  6. Long, difficult summer at Millerton LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Fresno Bee

    ... details. This is the short explanation. The west-siders exchanged their river rights so east Valley farmers from Chowchilla to Bakersfield could get San Joaquin water from Millerton Lake. Instead, they get Northern California river water -- unless ...

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  7. Mark Lewis rides off on the Gravy TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | RecordNET

    Mark Lewis, Stockton's controversial city manager 2001-06, has resigned as Chowchilla's city manager. Under pressure, it appears.

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  8. Chowchilla administrator resigns; police chief takes overRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Fresno Bee

    The Chowchilla City Council reached an agreement with City Administrator Mark Lewis during its closed session meeting Tuesday that will begin with his immediate resignation. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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  9. On this day: September 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    America's first National Monument is declared, the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is launched, we say goodbye to Dr. Seuss, and Nirvana hits it big with "Nevermind," all on this day. 2009: Susan Atkins, a convicted murderer who was a member of the "Manson family," dies of natural causes at age 61 at the Central California Women's Facility in Chowchilla, California.

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  10. Madera County investigating escape of five jail inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Fresno Bee

    ... soon -- taking that danger off of the street," Wheeler said. The last escaped inmate, 30-year-old Roel Soliz of Chowchilla, was captured by Madera County sheriff's deputies around 3 p.m. Sunday in Fairmead, after someone called the Sheriff's Office ...

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  11. Hole carved into a wall, not a tunnel, allowed inmates to escape Madera County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Fresno Bee

    ... said. "It had to be a flaw somewhere in that building." The last escaped inmate, 30-year-old Roel Soliz of Chowchilla, was captured by Madera County sheriff's deputies around 3 p.m. Sunday in Fairmead, after someone called the Sheriff's Office with ...

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  12. California authorities capture 5th jail escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the Madera, Calif., County Jail shows Jorge Lopez-Diaz, 26. Madera County deputies apprehended Roel Soliz, 30, of Chowchilla in Fairmead shortly before 3 p.m. after receiving an anonymous phone tip, Sheriff John Anderson said. The capture came less ...

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  13. Madera County jail inmates escaped through window, tunnelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... said. "It had to be a flaw somewhere in that building." The last escaped inmate, 30-year-old Roel Soliz of Chowchilla, was captured by Madera County sheriff's deputies around 3 p.m. Sunday in Fairmead, after someone called the Sheriff's Office with ...

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  14. Last Escaped Inmate CapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | KRON 4

    Madera County deputies apprehended Roel Soliz, 30, of Chowchilla in Fairmead shortly before 3 p.m. after receiving an anonymous phone tip, Sheriff John Anderson said. The capture came less than 24 hours after a pair of special sheriff's units caught the other four escapees - Juan Lopez, 33, Jorge Lopez-Diaz, 26, Abel Ramos 25, and Ricardo Cendejas, 19, all of Madera - late Saturday night, also following an anonymous phone tip.

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  15. Police capture last of five escaped California inm...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | WHTC

    ... shortly after 9 p.m. from the Madera County Jail, about 20 miles (32 km) northwest of Fresno. Roel Soliz, 30, of Chowchilla, was apprehended mid-afternoon on Sunday in the small central California town of Fairmead, Sheriff John Anderson said in a ...

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  16. In Brief: California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Erie Times News

    Madera County deputies apprehended Roel Soliz, 30, of Chowchilla in Fairmead shortly before 3 p.m. after receiving an anonymous phone tip, Sheriff John Anderson said. The capture came less than 24 hours after a pair of special sheriff's units caught the other four escapees -- Juan Lopez, 33, Jorge Lopez-Diaz, 26, Abel Ramos 25, and Ricardo Cendejas, 19, all of Madera -- late Saturday night, also following an anonymous tip.

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  17. Last Madera County jail escapee caught in FairmeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Fresno Bee

    Roel Soliz, the last of five men who escaped Friday night from the Madera County Department of Corrections, was captured Sunday afternoon by sheriff's deputies. Deputies found the 30-year-old Chowchilla man around 3 p.m. in Fairmead, after someone called the sheriff's office with an anonymous tip.

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  18. Escaped InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ALL FIVE FUGITIVES NOW BACK BEHIND BARS Sheriff John Anderson just announced 30-year old Roel Soliz, of Chowchilla has been captured. He was one of five men who escaped from the Madera County Department of Corrections Friday night.

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  19. 1 inmate at large after Madera County jail escape; 4 others capturedRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Los Angeles Times

    Four inmates were recaptured and one remains on the loose after their Friday night escape from Madera County jail, officials said. Roel Soliz, 29, of Chowchilla is still at large, according to the county sheriff's office.

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  20. Four of five escapedCalifornia inmates recapturedRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Lucianne.com

    ... but did not immediately provide further details of their arrests. Stuart identified 29-year-old Roel Soliz of Chowchilla, Calif. as the inmate still at large. The other four inmates were identified at the time of the escape as Juan Lopez, 33; Abel ...

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