Yosemite High School JV football player PJ Kuzmitski returns Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, to Badger Stadium in Oakhurst after having his right leg amputated below the knee after to a horrendous injury suffered in practice Sept. 27.
Yosemite High School JV football player PJ Kuzmitski returns Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, to Badger Stadium in Oakhurst after having his right leg amputated below the knee after a horrendous injury suffered in practice Sept. 27.
On Dec. 22 Madera County Sheriff's deputies, with the help of a private donor, traveled across county surprising unsuspecting drivers and pedestrians with holiday cards filled with Christmas cheer. Here is what happened in Oakhurst.
Cal Fire reminds those in any potential evacuation zone to "remember the 6 P's" in case of evacuation. These are the top six important items that you will want to have ready to go. All are important, but some are more crucial that others (e.g. No. 1).
On Friday, Dec. 1 Madera County Sheriff's deputies arrived to Oakhurst Self Storage to investigate stolen property the deputies began to exhibit physical symptoms of exposure to a potential hazard. Madera's Hazmat Unit was called as well as Cal Fire to investigate. Investigation continues. This story will be updated.
The homecoming parade on Spirit Day (Friday) was just one of the activities during homecoming week at Yosemite High School. The week, which consisted of Dress UP days, contestant games, and movie night will culminate in the Homecoming Game against Amador High tonight at 7 p.m, preceded by the JV game at 5 in Badger Stadium.
The long-awaited EMCSPCA no-kill shelter in Ahwahnee is taking shape, with retaining walls and building footings in place. The next step is the concrete work. Area contractor Randy Papike estimates the project will be completed by the end of next summer. EMCSPCA Treasurer Lyle Swanson makes a trip out there twice a week or so, just to see the exciting progress being made.
PJ Kuzmitski, 14, whose leg was amputated after a practice injury, had his spirits lifted with a visit from his teammates and Clovis High players on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at Valley Children's Hospital.