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Cash Crop: Supervisors Poised to OK New Industrial Hemp Rules

MADERA — The Madera County Board of Supervisors this week could OK a new, recently revised ordinance regulating the growth of industrial hemp in the county. The effort to OK large-scale industrial hemp operations in Madera County has been underway for more than a year. While industrial hemp is already grown in the county on a limited basis, the new ...

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Madera County Reports 1 New Case Saturday

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported a single new case of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases so far countywide to 67.Officials said the latest case involves a male “under 20” now in home isolation. Saturday’s report from MCDPH say the manner of transmission in the latest case is “under investigation.”Health officials are reporting ...

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Madera County Reports 4 New Cases Friday

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported four new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases so far countywide to 66. Officials said the four newest cases are all females, ranging in age from under 20 to 50s. All are in home isolation. Three of the four new cases were contracted through person-to-person transmission ...

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Madera County Reports 7 New Cases; Gov. Begins Easing Restrictions

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported seven new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases so far countywide to 62.Health officials are reporting that 23 of the cases remain “active” while 37 people have recovered and two people, a man in his 60s and a woman in her 70s, have died. Both of ...

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Madera, Mariposa Counties Report New Cases; Another Victim Hospitalized

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported a single new case of COVID-19 on Wednesday. The latest case involves a man in his 30s who is currently hospitalized. Authorities say they are investigating how the case was transmitted.There have now been 55 total cases in Madera County, with 18 of those cases currently classified as “active.”Thirty-five local COVID-19 ...

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SNF: Lewis Creek Trail at Cedar Valley to Close Wednesday, Thursday for Felling Operation

MOUNTAIN AREA –Because a logging crew will be working on a hazard tree removal project and will likely be felling trees adjacent to the Lewis Creek National Recreation Trail, the trail will temporarily close near Cedar Valley on Wednesday and Thursday (May 6-7).“In order to provide the maximum amount of safety to visitors to the trail, it is necessary to ...

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3 New Cases in Madera County; 1 New Case in Mariposa County

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. The latest cases involve two men in their 50s and a 20-year-old woman. All three contracted the virus via person-to-person transmission and are in home isolation, according to the latest update from the Madera County Department of Public Health.As of Monday, there have been ...

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Madera County Reports Five More Cases Saturday

MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health reported five new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. The latest cases involve a 20-year-old man, two 30-year-old men, a woman “under 20” and a 70-year-old woman. The under-20 female contracted the virus through person-to-person transmission and the means of transmission of the four other cases remains under investigation. All five are in ...

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Update: Mariposa County Reports 2 New COVID-19 Cases

MARIPOSA — Mariposa County health officials reported two new cases of COVID-19 Thursday — a man and a woman, both 57 years old, who contracted the virus through person-to-person transmission. The two latest cases are “directly related” to Mariposa County’s first confirmed case of coronavirus reported earlier this week, said a press release issued Thursday by the Mariposa County Sheriff’s ...

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