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  1. Chivas USA, Fuego coaches to lead Madera County youth soccer campsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A session from 8-10 a.m. is for ages 6-9, another from 4-6 p.m. for ages 10-13 and the 6-8 p.m. session for ages 14-19.

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  2. Coarsegold man booked on suspicion of burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sierra Star

    According to the Madera County Sheriff's Department, a Coarsegold man, accused of swiping a $28 bottle of Tequila, sits behinds bars as of Thursday, July 24, with bail set at $15,000.

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  3. Coarsegold man held on $15k bond in theft of $28 tequila bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A man accused of stealing a $28 bottle of tequila was booked into jail in Madera on a $15,000 bond Wednesday, the Madera County Sheriff's Office reported.

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  4. Madera County woman sentenced to prison for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merced Sun-Star

    Tawney Jeffries was sentenced to 8 years in prison for DUI with great bodily injury by a Madera County Superior Court.

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  5. Madera Sheriff: Jogger search should be a reminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merced Sun-Star

    While a search on Saturday to find a missing 19-year-old Colorado woman ended on a high note, Madera County Sheriff John Anderson says the incident should serve as a good reminder to everyone who ventures out alone.

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  6. High-speed rail tests in Madera County end with a blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... a month ago, crews built an 80-foot concrete piling in the ground near Highway 145 and the Fresno River in Madera County. On Wednesday, another set of workers set out to batter it to its breaking point with a series of explosives-powered blows -- ...

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  7. An explosive test for California high-speed rail structureRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    MADERA COUNTY, Calif. - The high-speed rail project is moving forward with the help of rocket fuel.

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  8. Madera County prisoner escapes while taking out trash, but later foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Bryan King, 47, is being sought after he escaped from the Madera County Department of Corrections Wednesday after taking out the facility's garbage.

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  9. Chuck SweedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sierra Star

    ... Markets for 23 years. In 2000 Mr. Sweeden and his wife retired to Bass Lake, where he served as member of the Madera County Grand Jury. Mr. Sweeden is survived by his wife of 57 years; sisters Polly Kelch and husband Don of Three Rivers, and Karen ...

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  10. Inmate escapes from Madera County jailRead the original story

    Yesterday | My Mother Lode

    Madera County sheriff's officials believe 47-year-old Bryan Parry King jumped the fence Wednesday while taking out the trash as part of his assigned task at the county jail's kitchen.

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  11. Madera rail-piling tests end with a blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... a month ago, crews built an 80-foot concrete piling in the ground near Highway 145 and the Fresno River in Madera County. On Wednesday, another set of workers set out to batter it to its breaking point with a series of explosives-powered blows -- ...

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  12. Madera County prisoner escapes while taking out trashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Bryan King, 47, is being sought after he escaped from the Madera County Department of Corrections Wednesday after taking out the facility's garbage.

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  13. Madera County seeks more local control on water issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merced Sun-Star

    As California copes with one of the worst drought years in the state's history, Madera County officials are preparing to take steps to maintain local control of its water issues.

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  14. 2014 Madera Fair entry deadline coming up soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sierra Star

    ... program is one of the most important pieces of the Fair and has a long history of showcasing the best that Madera County residents have to offer. We look forward to see the amazing creativity of our county showcased here at the Fair each and every ...

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  15. Bigelow Will Face Libertarian ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | My Mother Lode

    ... 0. Hogan received six votes in Tuolumne County and four votes in Calaveras County. Most of his support came in Madera County with 18 votes and Mono County with 17 votes.

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  16. Community News - 7/24/14 edition of the Sierra StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sierra Star

    ... Dementia who would like to exchange information, feelings, and difficulties in a supportive environment. The Madera County Board of Supervisor voted 4-1 July 21 to approve the final environmental impact report for the 1,000 acre, nearly 3,000-home ...

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  17. Minaret's Niehoff lands job with FCOERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sierra Star

    ... 2009-10 when Minarets received an Academic Performance Index (API) of 772, good enough for second in all Madera County. Under Niehoff's watch Minarets received a Golden Bell Award from the California School Board Association in the fall of 2011. ...

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  18. Higher fees for mountain residents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sierra Star

    ... is a major contributor to our local economy. But, this could soon end. Emadco's contract is up for renewal and Madera County has decided to put our local trash service out for bid. While the chamber supports open market competition, this means any ...

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  19. Jeffries receives 8 years for 2012 DUI collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sierra Star

    According to the Madera County District Attorneys office the Madera Superior Court recently handed down a lengthy prison sentence to Tawney Jeffries, 46, of Oakhurst, who was convicted of felony driving under the influence and causing great bodily injury.

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  20. Water conservation studies underway in Madera CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Planning

    July 23 -- Madera County supervisors on Tuesday directed staff to further study water conservation options and report back to the board in two weeks.

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