Another Seth Ireland case? Madera County investigating its own after child’s death

A torture murder death in 2014 is leading to renewed investigation into whether the Madera County Department of Social Services was not following up with the family after repeated reports of abuse at a Madera Ranchos, California, home. Already, four members of DSS were placed on administrative leave and the director has since retired, replaced by Hub Walsh.

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Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods

An apartment complex on River Park Road in Oakhurst, located on a portion of Fresno River known as China Creek, was flooded out on its lower level on Tuesday, Feb. 7.
Mark Evan Sierra Star
Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods 1:17

Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods

Yurt floats away in Fresno River flooding 0:53

Yurt floats away in Fresno River flooding

Most babies should be exposed to peanuts earlier, according to new guidelines 1:39

Most babies should be exposed to peanuts earlier, according to new guidelines

Female cat owners benefit most from stress-reducing effect of a pet 1:04

Female cat owners benefit most from stress-reducing effect of a pet