north fork http://kvpr.org en California Voters To Decide Fate Of Proposed Madera Casino http://kvpr.org/post/california-voters-decide-fate-proposed-madera-casino <p>An Indian tribe located near Yosemite has state and federal approvals to build a casino off of its reservation. But a referendum on the California ballot next year might kill the project. Katie Orr reports from Sacramento.</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:52:44 +0000 Katie Orr - Capital Public Radio 25282 at http://kvpr.org California Voters To Decide Fate Of Proposed Madera Casino Aspen Fire Grows to Over 16,000 Acres Near Huntington Lake http://kvpr.org/post/aspen-fire-grows-over-16000-acres-near-huntington-lake <p><strong>Update: 9:00 a.m. 8/1/13 </strong>- The Aspen Fire has now grown to 16,204 acres and is 40 percent contained.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Update: 9:00 a.m. 7/31/13</strong> - Fire officials say the Aspen Fire has now consumed 14,332 acres and is 35 percent contained.</span></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 17:41:42 +0000 Joe Moore 19195 at http://kvpr.org Aspen Fire Grows to Over 16,000 Acres Near Huntington Lake On Valley Edition: Madera Casino Plan; Emergency Air Alerts; Doug Davis Memoir http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-madera-casino-plan-emergency-air-alerts-doug-davis-memoir <p></p><p>This week on Valley Edition we talk about plans by a local Native American tribe to open a casino on land north of Madera along Highway 99. The effort took a big step forward in recent days as the Bureau of Indian Affairs agreed to put the land for the new casino in trust for the tribe.</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 21:27:28 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 7714 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Madera Casino Plan; Emergency Air Alerts; Doug Davis Memoir