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Alleged Ahwahnee murderers will head to trial

Craig Fetty, 29, and Tiffany Dambrino, 21, will stand trial for the alleged murder of fellow Ahwahnee resident Dennis Dolan, Judge Charles Wieland ruled after a preliminary hearing Thursday in the Bass Lake Division of Madera County Superior Court.

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Warrants, drugs, and arrests: Madera County Sheriff’s Log, Feb. 27 - March 5

On March 3, around 4 p.m., a Madera County Sheriff’s deputy responded to Road 222 in North Fork, where a juvenile male, who had been drinking, was jumping up and down on cars, yelling and screaming. He was placed under a welfare hold for his mental state, and was transported to Madera Community Hospital, with the deputy requesting that charges be forwarded to the Madera County Juvenile Probation Department.

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What do to if you meet a mountain lion

​​Mountain lions are generally calm, quiet, and elusive. People rarely get more than a brief glimpse of a mountain lion in the wild. Lion attacks on people are rare, with fewer than a dozen fatalities in North America in more than 100 years. But just in case you do encounter a mountain lion, this video will help you be prepared.
Colorado Division of Wildlife
What do to if you meet a mountain lion 4:18

What do to if you meet a mountain lion

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