Breaking News
Home » Headlines » County (page 136)

County

Town Hall Meeting In Coarsegold

COARSEGOLD – Supervisor Tom Wheeler will host the next in his series of Town Hall meetings in Coarsegold on Thursday, Apr. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Coarsegold Community Center, 35540 Highway 41. Residents are invited to take this opportunity to get information and ask questions about issues affecting their community and Madera County. The agenda for ...

Read More »

Sheriff Candidates Debate In Oakhurst

OAKHURST – With the large field of candidates running for the job of Madera County Sheriff, many residents took advantage of the opportunity to get up close and personal with them at the Oakhurst Community Center on Apr. 17. The position of top cop, soon to be vacated by long-time Madera County Sheriff John Anderson, is being sought by six ...

Read More »

Raymond Parade In Pictures

RAYMOND – Hundreds of people braved the perfect weather for a wonderful family event on Saturday in Raymond. The 29th annual Raymond Parade stepped off at noon on Apr. 19 and the route was lined with young and old. After the parade, there was live music, food and fun for the whole family. Click here to see the photo album.

Read More »

Caution – New Stop Signs On Road 426

OAKHURST – Motorists along Road 426 at the new bridge construction at Road 425B need to be aware of stop signs temporarily installed at that intersection. There is now a 3-way stop to allow those entering off of 425B to safely enter the roadway, and there are reports that many are blowing through those stop signs, having never had to ...

Read More »

PFLAG Meeting Set For May

OAKHURST – Allies united with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people are invited to the inaugural meeting of PFLAG in the foothills, scheduled for Tuesday, May 13, at Whittenberg Hall from 7 – 9 p.m. All supporters are welcome.

Read More »

Firewood Season Is Now Open

SIERRA NATIONAL FOREST – Firewood cutting and gathering season in the Sierra National Forest opened on Apr. 1 and runs through Nov. 30. To cut and gather firewood in the Sierra National Forest, you must obtain a woodcutting permit authorizing the permit holder to gather a specified amount of dead and downed wood for personal use from any portion of ...

Read More »

Adventist Health Shares Plans For Oakhurst Facility

OAKHURST – As Adventist Health prepares to take over operation of Community Medical’s Urgent Care and Rural Health Clinic, they are meeting with local organizations to answer questions and address concerns about what the transition will mean. Christine Pickering, Director of Communications and Marketing for Adventist Health, met with Rotary on Tuesday and Kiwanis on Wednesday in Oakhurst. The Adventist ...

Read More »

Volunteers Do It For Free

MADERA COUNTY – April 6 -12 is National Volunteer Week, and it’s hard to imagine a population with more people-power than the mountain area we live in. We have much to be grateful for, and yet, there’s still so much to be done.

Read More »

Candidates Debate For D.A. And Sheriff

OAKHURST – The candidates running for Madera County Sheriff and District Attorney will participate in a debate on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Oakhurst Community Center. Each candidate will be allowed two minutes for opening remarks, then will respond to questions submitted by the public and by a group of reporters.

Read More »

Free Document Shredding Events

Eighth Annual Event Educates Businesses and Individuals Against Identity Theft and Fraud MADERA COUNTY – Central Valley Community Bank (CVCB) is pleased to announce the expansion of its free document shredding events to 18 locations throughout the San Joaquin Valley with the addition of Tulare County in 2014. In its eighth year, the CVCB Free Document Shredding campaign allows businesses ...

Read More »
Sierra News Online

Sierra News Online