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  1. Madera county welcomes a new SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... duties from John Anderson. Varney spent three decades in law enforcement and recently served as Police Chief of Chowchilla. The ceremony is happened around noon today. Anderson was the county's 14th sheriff since the department's founding in 1893. ...

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  2. Varney formally succeeds Anderson as Madera sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... A flag was lowered to honor outgoing Sheriff John Anderson and a second raised during the ceremony. Outgoing Chowchilla Police Chief Jay Varney was sworn in Tuesday as the new sheriff of Madera County, taking over from four-term Sheriff John ...

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  3. Lawmaker seeks ban on a Redskinsa mascots in California public schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Chowchilla and Tulare would be among four high schools affected by a state lawmaker's push to ban the use of Redskins as a mascot or nickname in California public schools. The two Central Section schools would have until Jan. 1, 2017, to phase out the name if AB30 - a bill introduced earlier this month by Assemblyman Luis Alejo, D-Watsonville - passes.

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  4. Sony, Theaters Cancel 'The Interview' Release After ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... and it involves a foreign country, I think it is serious, to an extent," said Vanessa Escobar, a moviegoer from Chowchilla. At Fresno's Regal Manchester Theater, an advanced screening was planned Wednesday but was called off after Regal Cinemas ...

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  5. Prep highlights for 12/12: Edison-Bullard to meet for Hoover Holiday Classic titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... shots at one point and scored 26 of his 30 points as Immanuel opened a 42-point first-half lead and coasted past Chowchilla 88-23 for a spot in the school's Holiday Invitational Tournament final Saturday night. The Eagles will face Hoover in the 7 ...

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  6. Valley agencies make sand, sandbags available for stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... residents are available outside the gate entrance at the public works corporation yard located on 1st Street in Chowchilla. Kings County Corporation Yard, 11815 S. 11th Ave., Hanford, M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (Residents are asked to call (559) 852-2690 ...

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  7. Storm Preparations: Valley Sandbag LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... SE Corner "E" & 14th Street - (Vacant Lot Across from RR Tracks) Public Works Corporation Yard 360 N. 1st Street Chowchilla Sand/Sandbags will be available outside entrance gate (Yard Access is Closed to the Public) Madera County Residents: Sand is ...

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  8. Assemblyman seeks ban on offensive mascots in California public schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... communities in California." The number of California high schools using Redskins as a mascot is four: Calaveras, Chowchilla, Gustine and Tulare high schools all use it. Mountain Empire High School in Pine Valley and Colusa High School recently ...

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  9. Prep highlights for 12/3Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Third-year starter Ashtyn Bracamonte scored a pair of goals off Justine Fuentes ' assists, and Alyssa Ramos had five saves as Central shut out Edison 2-0. Jessica Espinoza and Victoria De Leon each knocked in two goals to lead Fowler, the reigning D-V runner-up, to an 8-2 win over Chowchilla at its own tournament.

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  10. Chowchilla raises $2,000 for leukemia patientRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Madera Tribune

    Note: Most newspaper content reprinted here is incomplete and delayed. Want it all? Sooner? You can subscribe to our full print and online editions by calling 674-4207 and get both editions for the price of one! Chowchilla resident Bryan Cheatham, 27, rested in St. Agnes Medical Center in Fresno over the weekend while more than 100 people came out in his honor to donate blood and swab cells from their cheeks in hopes of becoming a bone marrow donor.

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  11. Council extends Sierra Golf's contract Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... adds food and beverage management after a Town Council vote Tuesday. Golfers attending the council meeting lauded Chowchilla-based SGM's high level of customer service and improvements at the course. "We've made strides over the past months, and ...

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  12. Sister of slain actress crusades against MansonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    In a Sept. 2, 2009 file photo Debra Tate, sister of slain Sharon Tate, speaks during a parole hearing for Manson follower Susan Atkins at the Central California Women's Facility in Chowchilla, Calif.

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  13. Madera County's newly elected sheriff, district attorney plan for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... and Linn on Tuesday night indicate most Madera County residents are confident in the new starting lineup. Varney, Chowchilla's chief of police since 2004 and current acting city administrator, won 57.8% of the vote for sheriff compared to Salvador's ...

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  14. Varney, Linn win big in races for Madera County sheriff, DARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Madera County law enforcement candidates Jay Varney and David Linn won big Tuesday in their races for sheriff and district attorney. With all 100 precincts reporting, Varney - Chowchilla's chief of police since 2004, also currently serving as Chowchilla's acting administrator - won 57.8% of the vote, compared to Undersheriff Michael Salvador at 41.9%.

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  15. Man dies after being rear-ended on I-5 Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... nd I-5 traffic where it struck a trailer being pulled by a 2007 Peterbilt semi driven by John Bettencourt, 58, of Chowchilla.

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  16. Red Bluff man dies following I-5 collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... it struck a trailer being pulled by a 2007 Peterbilt. That semi was being driven on southbound I-5 by 58-year-old Chowchilla resident John Bettencourt. The Ford truck and trailer finally came to rest blocking the left southbound I-5 lane, while Set ...

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  17. Four sought in Chukchansi casino takeover turn themselves inRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... 64, and Vernon James King, 59, turned themselves in Monday afternoon. A few hours later, Miguel Ramos, 23, of Chowchilla, and Tyrone Mark Twain Bishop, 29, of Fresno, also surrendered at the Madera County Sheriff's Office. McDonald, charged with ...

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  18. Madera County farm company, feds reach labor practices agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    A Madera County farming company and the federal government have entered into a voluntary agreement to self-monitor the farmer's labor practices and those of the labor contractors it hires. Officials with Agriland Farming Company of Chowchilla and the U.S. Department of Labor signed the agreement on Wednesday.

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  19. Madera County sheriff candidates Salvador, Varney, address issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    Two of Madera County's law enforcement leaders, Undersheriff Michael Salvador and Chowchilla Chief of Police Jay Varney, are campaigning toward the November election to replace longtime Sheriff John Anderson, who is retiring. Since Anderson was elected 16 years ago, his seat was only challenged once.

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  20. Marin Voice: Proposition 46 is not good for medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... over them while intoxicated with pain medication. Fortunately, the driver is now serving a very long sentence in Chowchilla. She was a prescription drug abuser who had visited multiple physicians - "doctor shopping" - to obtain a large amount of ...

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