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Chowchilla is also known as: Madera County / Chowchilla city.
Their current mayor is Mayor John Chavez, who took office October 23rd, 2014.
Chowchilla contains: Chowchilla Sports and Leisure Park, Central California Women's Facility, and Valley State Prison.
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Some of the notable people born here have been: Ronald D. Moore (screenwriter and television producer).
Chowchilla is located 15 miles (24 km) northwest of Madera, at an elevation of 240 feet (73 m). The city is the location of two California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation women's facilities, the Central California Women's Facility and Valley State Prison for Women. The name "Chowchilla" is derived from the indigenous American tribe of Chauchila (the spelling is inconsistent in reference guides) Yokut Indians which once lived in the area. The name itself evidently translates as "Murderers" and is apparently a reference to the warlike nature of the Chauchila tribe. The Chauchila Indians were inadvertently responsible for the first white men "discovering" Yosemite Valley, which occurred when they were being pursued by a band of whites. References to the tribe still abound in Chowchilla, and the town's high school still retains the moniker of "Redskins" as their local mascot.
The first post office at Chowchilla opened in 1912. Chowchilla incorporated...
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Facts about Chowchilla, California
Chowchilla is a city in Madera County, California County, California, United States. It is a principal city of the Madera, California Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 11,127 at the 2000 census. (This number does not include inmates at Central California Women's Facility and Valley State Prison for Women, which are located just outside of the city.) As of 2009, the population is about 18,000 (this includes the inmates at the Central California Women's Facility and State Prison for Women). Chowchilla continues to grow as there are new housing developments.
It was reported by Modesto Bee on April 18th, 2014 that Howard Alvin Sr Moffet died in Chowchilla, California. Moffet was 89 years old and was born in St Joseph, MO. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Howard Alvin Sr's life.
It was reported by San Mateo County Times on March 16th, 2014 that Lily G Sandoval died in Chowchilla, California. Sandoval was 83 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lily G's life.
It was reported by Tri-City Herald on February 19th, 2014 that Ruth L Wines died in Grays Harbor, Washington. Wines was 93 years old and was born in Chowchilla, CA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ruth L's life.
It was reported by San Mateo County Times on February 15th, 2014 that James Rhead Miller died in Chowchilla, California. Miller was 85 years old and was born in Salt Lake City, UT. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Rhead's life.
It was reported by Albany Democrat-Herald on December 24th, 2013 that Karen A Starr (Starr) died in Lebanon, Oregon. Ms. Starr was 55 years old and was born in Chowchilla, CA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Karen A's life.
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Exeter, CA 93221. Arrangements: Salser & Dillard Funeral Chapel in Visalia ... SHIRLEY -- Hedda Hope Shirley of Chowchilla died Wednesday. She was a factory worker for 25 years. Private services. Arrangements: Smith Manor Grace Chapel in Madera.
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A 47-year-old man from Chowchilla died at about 11 p.m. Monday after crashing his motorcycle on Roosevelt Road in the El Nido area, according to the California Highway Patrol ... It takes 10 to perform a funeral and more for larger events and patriotic ...
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