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  1. Reverse 911: Madera County Urges Locals to Sign UpRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KSEE-TV Fresno

    With a hot dry summer ahead, the Madera County Sheriff's Office is encouraging residents to sign up for the county's reverse 911 system, "MCAlert." Residents and officers in town for last year's devastating fires say, the free system could save lives.

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  2. Last Fresno resident of prominent pioneer family remembered for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... The Phillipses are also cousins to the Dixon and Mordecai families, who operate the large "Refuge" ranch in Madera County. George Mordecai, a former state Assembly member, is considered a founding father of Madera County. The Phillipses were some of ...

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  3. Harry Baker Reportedly 'Gravely' IllRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Former Madera County supervisor and businessman Harry Baker may never face trial. 87-year-old Harry Baker is charged with molesting a 13-year-old girl in a fresno motel back in 2007.

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  4. Abandoned Pit Bull Puppy Expected To SurviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Gideon, a pit bull puppy, was left abandoned in a field in Madera County. The puppy was given a 50 percent chance of survival.

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  5. Abandoned Puppy Showing New Signs Of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... weeks, and then he'll be ready for adoption. If you have any information about who abandoned the puppies call 'Madera County Animal Services' at 559-675-7891. You can also call the 'Madera County Sheriff's Department' at 559-675-7770. Click here to ...

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  6. Workshop set to help Chowchilla farmers in path of high-speed railRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Fresno Bee

    Contact Kole Upton, 805-8755; Craig Farmer, 761-1060; Steve Massaro, 232-3285; Jeff Marchini, 769-9116; Laverne Caldeira, 761-6475; or Maria Giampaoli, 389-4365. Preserve Our Heritage, an advocacy group for Madera County agricultural land owners, is hosting a workshop to help area farmers in the path of California's high-speed rail project to understand their legal rights in the right-of-way acquisition process.

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  7. Felon arrested in northeast Fresno, guns found in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno police Sgt. Doug Goertzen said Steven Marshall was arrested Monday in the area of Cedar and Shepherd avenues for a felony warrant out of Madera County for being a convicted felon in possession of a gun.

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  8. Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) quarantine expands in Madera CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | San Diego NewsCape

    An additional portion of Madera County has been placed under quarantine for the Asian citrus psyllid following the detection of one psyllid east of the City of Madera, in the Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos area. The quarantine expansion adds 79 square miles, bringing the total quarantine area in Madera County to 179 square miles.

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  9. Lone pup survives being dumped roadside in a dog food bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    One tiny puppy is the sole survivor of an unbearable act of cruelty in Madera County, California. Little Gideon, who is estimated to be just four-weeks of age, was found with his deceased litter-mates in a discarded dog food bag which had been tossed in a field, reported ABC 11 News.

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  10. Asian citrus psyllid quarantine expanded in Madera CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Fresno Bee

    The state is expanding a quarantine in a portion of Madera County to protect against the Asian citrus psyllid after an insect was found east of Madera, in the Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos area. The quarantine expansion adds 79 square miles, bringing the total quarantine area in Madera County to 179 square miles.

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  11. Harry Baker, left, is seen with attorney Roger Nuttall at court hearing in September 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Fresno Bee

    Harry Baker's felony molestation trial likely won't happen because he is in grave condition, the former Madera County supervisor's lawyer said Wednesday. Baker, 87, who suffered a stroke on March 10 while in Fresno County Jail, didn't attend the hearing Wednesday in Fresno County Superior.

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  12. Good Samaritan saves only surviving puppy discarded as trash along side of roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Examiner.com

    Fighting for his life, 4-week-old Gideon was the only survivor among 8 other puppies tossed away in a field on Monday. The Madera County Animal Control is investigating a heartbreaking discovery at a Madera County field where someone dumped a litter of puppies wrapped in a plastic bag as if they were trash, reports the Facebook page of the Fresno Bully Rescue.

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  13. Puppies Wrapped In Plastic Bags and Dumped In FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... s important to spay and neuter your animals. If you have any information about who abandoned the puppies call 'Madera County Animal Services' at 559-675-7891. You can also call the 'Madera County Sheriff's Department' at 559-675-7770.

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  14. Puppy Fighting to Recover After Being Dumped in Madera County FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    A litter of puppies was dumped in a Madera County field, and all but one died. The puppy named Gideon has a 50/50 chance at surviving.

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  15. Ex-Madera County Supervisor Harry Baker suffers stroke, molestation trial delay likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Fresno Bee

    Former Madera County Supervisor Harry Baker, who is facing trial on child molestation charges, suffered a stroke March 11, Baker's attorney Roger Nuttall confirmed Monday night. This new development will likely further delay Baker's trial, which has been delayed repeatedly.

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  16. Bass Lake to host Smokey Bear Run/Walk in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Fresno Bee

    Bass Lake in northeast Madera County will be the site of the 28th annual Smokey Bear Run/Walk on Sept. 26. The event will include children's races, a 2-mile walk, a 2-mile run and 10K run and is part of the "Valley Runner of the Year Series."

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  17. More than 400 participate in annual Madera County Academic PentathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Fresno Bee

    Mountain Home School Charter's seventh grade team was named a winner of the 2015 Madera County Academic Pentathlon on Saturday. Mountain Home School Charter's seventh-grade team and Ranchos Middle School's eighth-grade team won this year's Madera County Academic Pentathlon, which attracted more than 400 students who competed in five events.

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  18. Pictures And Pings Locate Missing FamilyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | My Mother Lode

    ... on their trip. At that point, Yosemite National Park Service along with Tuolumne County Sheriffs Office, Madera County Sheriffs Office, Stanislaus County Sheriff's Office, California Highway Patrol and the US Forest Service began searching in their ...

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  19. Highway 41 south of Coarsegold scheduled for maintenance repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Fresno Bee

    Highway 41 near Road 208 in Madera County south of Coarsegold will undergo guardrail repairs Saturday from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., causing possible traffic delays, Caltrans officials announced. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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  20. Coating Failure Exposes Car ThiefRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | PaintSquare

    Jose Espinoza, 23, was hoping to take cover in coatings when police in Madera County, CA, came calling on Saturday night . The police had tracked Espinoza to his home on a tip.

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