Madera County Newswire (Page 4)

Madera County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madera County, CA. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 814 in Madera County, CA

  1. Pacific storm leaves puddles in Valley, lots of snow in SierraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... in Hanford, where 0.74 inches fell, mostly from a line of afternoon thunderstorms stretching south from Madera County to Kings County. Water pooled up on streets throughout the city but was mostly gone by 5 p.m., said Mark Standriff, spokesman for ...

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  2. Religion Notes for March 12: News, events from Valleya s faith communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... to "rebuilding the family by rebuilding the man." Peterson also will be speaking with young men in custody at Madera County Juvenile Hall, Madera County Jail, and Valley State Prison in Chowchilla about "victimhood mentality" and taking personal ...

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  3. Fresno Capt. Dies in Off-duty MishapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | FireHouse.com

    March 10--A 15-year veteran of the Fresno Fire Department was killed Thursday in an off-duty accident at his home in Madera County. Emergency Medical Services officials said he was found at his home near highways 145 and 41. The initial call came in at 6:41 a.m. that he was trapped under a tractor.

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  4. Eastern Madera County SPCA to host shelter groundbreaking in AhwahneeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    A groundbreaking ceremony for the Eastern Madera County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals' shelter will be held Saturday in Ahwahnee. Madera County Supervisor Tom Wheeler will be present, along with two puppies, Inky and Tanner, that are being fostered by SPCA volunteers after they were dumped at a gas station.

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  5. Fresno Fire Department captain dies in off-duty incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    A 15-year veteran of the Fresno Fire Department was killed in an off-duty accident at his home in Madera County. Fire officials said Capt.

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  6. Domestic violence disturbance leads to chase, arrest near RaymondRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    A chase in Madera County near Raymond ended in an arrest Tuesday night as several agencies worked to capture a man allegedly involved in a domestic violence disturbance. Sheriff's deputies were dispatched around 9:30 p.m. to a home in the 38000 block of Road 415 where a man was allegedly attempting to break down a door with a hatchet.

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  7. California high-speed rail construction extended north into Madera CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    FRESNO, Calif. - The California High-Speed Rail Authority has given a green light to a $154.2 million extension of its first construction contract in the San Joaquin Valley, stretching the line northward by almost 3 miles in Madera County.

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  8. High-speed rail construction extended northward in Madera CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    The California High-Speed Rail Authority has given a green light to a $154.2 million extension of its first construction contract in the San Joaquin Valley, stretching the line northward by almost 3 miles in Madera County. Meeting Tuesday in Sacramento, rail authority board members voted to allow managers to negotiate a change order with contractor Tutor Perini/Zachry/Parsons for Construction Package 1, a 29-mile section of the rail line from American Avenue south of Fresno to Avenue 17 northeast of Madera.

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  9. Volunteers hit the streets to sell Kids Day newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... price, some making donations because of a personal connection to the hospital that sits on 50 acres in Madera County just north of the San Joaquin River. Some have been treated there. Others have had a child, relative or friend who needed treatment. ...

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  10. Four defendants sentenced to prison for $33 million tax refund schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Combs, 74, of Fresno, was sentenced to three years and nine months in prison. Charles Wayne Uptergrove, 57, of Madera County, was sentenced to three years and three months in prison, Wagner said. Ladonna Lee Moon, 55, of Texas, was sentenced to a ...

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  11. Weekend storm helps Fresno beat rain season averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... and debris," said Randy Schrey, supervising engineering technician with the Fresno Public Works Department. In Madera County, several roadways were closed because of flooding, including Avenue 13 southeast of Madera and Avenue 10 near Madera ...

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  12. Kids Day is Tuesday; fundraising goal set at $550,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... price, some making donations because of a personal connection to the hospital that sits on 50 acres in Madera County just north of the San Joaquin River. Some have been treated there. Others have had a child, relative or friend who needed treatment. ...

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  13. California prosecutor opens new probe in school kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    A California prosecutor on Thursday began investigating whether victims were paid to support parole applications for three men who hijacked a school bus full of California children nearly four decades ago. Madera County District Attorney David Linn said he asked his investigators to look into allegations made by other survivors.

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  14. Fresno Drunk Driving Lawyer - Attorney John D. Abel - Drunk Driving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    Drunk Driving Lawyer John D. Abel is a focused Criminal, Drug and DUI / DWI defense attorney with two offices, in Fresno and Madera County. Phone: 559-298-4000 FRESNO, CA, September 14, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- WARNING: "Anyone found driving a motor vehicle with blood alcohol concentration of over 0.08% can be charged with drunk driving.

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  15. Prosecutor Opens New Probe in Chowchilla School Bus KidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A California prosecutor is investigating whether victims were paid to support parole applications for three men who hijacked a school bus of California children nearly four decades ago. Madera County District Attorney David Linn says he asked investigators on Thursday to look into allegations made by other survivors.

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  16. Madera DA opens new probe in Chowchilla bus kidnapping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... dumped. The 26 kidnap victims and their bus driver were later rescued from a van buried in a Livermore quarry. Madera County District Attorney David Linn on Thursday began investigating whether victims were paid to support parole applications for ...

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  17. State Sen. Jim Beall shares a day in his life at the California State CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... while unconscious at a Labor Day weekend party. For this particular hearing, he had invited Shannon Zepeda, a Madera County resident, to come and speak about her troubled son, Christian, and their family's experience dealing with his

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  18. Cal Fire: Bark beetle infestation in beginning stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | KRCR

    ... in the Northstate is not as extreme as southern and central California. CAL FIRE even posted a picture from Madera County on Monday night showing the difference between this year and 2015. "I believe it's because of the drought situation. It's been ...

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  19. Stolen antique machinery back with Fresno ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    Antique farm equipment from a Madera County farm that was stolen from a Fresno home in 2015 is back with its owner, thanks to a good Samaritan. The machinery, made of valuable amounts of copper and brass, was used to spray sulfur on a vineyard at the Sherian Ranch along the San Joaquin River near Highway 99. The farm was owned by the family of Gerald Schmavonian.

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  20. North Fork casino in Madera getting closer to approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... for a new casino along the west side of Highway 99. The only chances to stop it are two lawsuits. In one, a Madera County Superior Court judge ruled that the governor does have authority to approve the compact. Officials with Stand Up California, ...

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