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  1. This day in history: July 15, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The News-Gazette

    ... In 1976, a 36-hour kidnap ordeal began for 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver as they were abducted near Chowchilla, California, by three gunmen and imprisoned in an underground cell. (The captives escaped unharmed.) In 1979, President Jimmy ...

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    Monday Jul 14 | KION 46

    ... You go out in the morning and you really feels like you're an actual scientist," said Ally Tomlinson, 14, of Chowchilla. "You go and look at all the tide pools and all the different animals." She said her favorite part is exploring all the different ...

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  3. Today in History for July 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Daily Republic

    ... In 1976 , a 36-hour kidnap ordeal began for 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver as they were abducted near Chowchilla by three gunmen and imprisoned in an underground cell. (The captives escaped unharmed.) In 1979 , President Jimmy Carter ...

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  4. Gallery: Tiger Sharks in ChowchillaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Los Banos Enterprise

    Cayden Pricolo of the Los Banos Tiger Sharks swims the butterfly leg of the girls 11-12-year-old 100-year individual medley during the Chowchilla Invitational on Saturday at Chowchilla High.

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  5. Sheriff: Chowchilla man stole, sold 200 pounds of beeswaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Fresno Bee

    A Chowchilla man is in the Madera County jail after being caught stealing beeswax from a Madera County beekeeper and selling it, Madera County Sheriff's Office said.

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  6. California prisons under investigation for illegally sterilizing female inmatesRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Four California prisons illegally sterilized 39 women over a 6-year period, a damning new report by the California State Auditors have revealed that 39 out of 144 female inmates at Folsom Women's Facility in Folsom, CA, Central California Women's Facility and Valley State Prison for Women, both located in Chowchilla, and the California Institution ... (more)

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  7. California prisons under investigation for illegally sterilizing female inmatesRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Four California prisons illegally sterilized 39 women over a 6-year period, a damning new report by the California State Auditors have revealed that 39 out of 144 female inmates at Folsom Women's Facility in Folsom, CA, Central California Women's Facility and Valley State Prison for Women, both located in Chowchilla, and the California Institution ... (more)

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  8. Protesters claim animal abuse by Ringling Bros. Circus at Fresno showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Fresno Bee

    ... mistreated by Ringling Bros. Circus trainers. The protest irked some circus audience members. Susan Randall of Chowchilla said it's "awesome" that the circus gives animals an audience. Randall said she watched as a donkey was shampooed and rinsed ...

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  9. Chowchilla seeks $4 million from countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Sierra Star

    The City of Chowchilla has filed a law suit with the Madera County Superior Court against Madera County over a tax-sharing agreement made 18 years ago, seeking to recover $4 million in "mistaken" payments.

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  10. Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival in Chowchilla this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    Celebrate the Independence Day holiday in Chowchilla on Saturday at the Chowchilla-Madera County Fairgrounds with a lively outdoor evening concert, picnic-style foods and beverages, bounce houses and inflatables, and, of course, fireworks.

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  11. City council candidates need to schedule appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    Nov. 4 is Election Day. In Chowchilla, voters will cast their ballots to fill two open City Council seats presently held by Janan Hebert and Isaac Jackson.

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  12. Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    From June 15-21, the Chowchilla Police Department responded to 438 calls. There were 301 calls for service and 137 self-initiated calls.

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  13. June was a busy month for local policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    The Chowchilla Police Department made 29 misdemeanor arrests and 37 felony arrests during the month of June.

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  14. Police declare zero tolerance on illegal fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    The Fourth of July is approaching and the city of Chowchilla will have events celebrating Independence Day.

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  15. PARKER: Our pedigree goes all the way back to EdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    ... Jesus Christ has forgiven us (Matthew 5:44; Ephesians 4:32). John Parker serves with Connections Simple Church of Chowchilla. He is available to coach individuals or groups who want to succeed. Contact him at coachingparker@comcast.net or (209) ...

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  16. Summer concert series welcomes 3 Guys Playin' The BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Merced Sun-Star

    After a wonderful start to the summer concert season Thursday, the music and the fun continues this week at Chowchilla's free Music in the Park concert when band 3 Guys Playin' The Blues takes the stage.

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  17. Independence Day CelebrationsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    The Fireworks Extravaganza will take place immediately following the game. www.fresnogrizzlies.com Chowchilla's Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival Chowchilla will celebrate Independence Day on Saturday, July 5th at the Chowchilla-Madera County Fairgrounds.

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  18. Chowchilla nut cooperative adds new huller and shellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Merced Sun-Star

    - Minturn Hullers Cooperative of Chowchilla held an open house Friday to showcase its new, state-of-the-art almond huller and sheller. This is the third addition to the the Madera County almond processing facility that last year produced more than 80 ...

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  19. California prisons under investigation for illegally sterilizing female inmatesRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Four California prisons illegally sterilized 39 women over a 6-year period, a damning new report by the California State Auditors have revealed that 39 out of 144 female inmates at Folsom Women's Facility in Folsom, CA, Central California Women's Facility and Valley State Prison for Women, both located in Chowchilla, and the California Institution ... (more)

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  20. 1978 San Diego cop-killing case an early test of state's new parole lawRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to consider an inmate's "maturity and rehabilitation in prison." At a hearing in April at Valley State Prison in Chowchilla, where he is an inmate, Cecena testified that he has had a "spiritual reawakening," has renounced violence and is deeply ...

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