Chowchilla attracts new retail businesses

Representatives from the City of Chowchilla traveled to the International Council of Shopping Centers Convention in San Diego to successfully attract new retail businesses to the city. The “deal-making” event, held Sept. 16-18, brought retailers, developers, brokers, lenders, municipalities and property asset managers together under one roof to strike deals. Chowchilla City Administrator Brian Haddix…

Chowchilla Football Results | The Merced Sun-Star

Chowchilla 55, Dos Palos 6 in Chowchilla – The Redskins scored early and often, all but ending this one early with a 48-0 lead at the break. The duo of Alex Gutierrez (9 carries for 125 yards and 3 TDs) and Anthony Stewart (12-115-1) provided the bulk of the offense, each also catching a Ryan…

Board approves $31,000 raise | News | SierraStar.com

   Madera County’s chief administrative officer was unanimously approved by county supervisors for a $31,000 raise Tuesday, even as most government staff are underpaid compared to surrounding counties. The board’s vote means on January 1, 2016, Eric Fleming’s pay will jump from an annual $182,715 to $214,332, an increase of more than $31,000 at the…