June 30, 2011 RSS feed / Local News

Orchestra celebrates youth

The Mariposa Symphony Orchestra (according to Founder/Conductor Les Marsden) will "celebrate the unlimited imagination of our youth" during the MSO's July 2 outdoor "Independence Day Spectacular!" Concert. More...

TRANSPORTATION

Bike, walkways plan approved by County

Mariposa County’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan, approved on Tuesday, opens the door to some near-term benefits for residents.  The document also includes plans for linking Yosemite National Park to Merced County via the Merce More...

From the Archives

Ten Years Ago  Delaware North Corporation has purchased the Tenaya Lodge at Fish Camp. The sale was closed last Thursday. More...

Tourism Bureau unveils new trade show booth

Jeffrey Hentz, executive director, and Marc Gendron, public relations of the Yosemite Mariposa County Tourism Bureau stand in front of the new Trade Show Booth representing Destination Yosemite/Marip More...

Burn restrictions declared for summer

Beginning June 22, the Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) declared no burning below 3,000 feet elevation for Mariposa County. More...

Haworth describes senior service at Rotary

Times are tough for some, but there is good news for many. More...

Yosemite seeks habitat volunteers

Yosemite National Park is seeking volunteers to become a Habitat Protector of Yosemite (HaPY) Volunteer. More...

Royal couple’s Yosemite overnight looks doubtful

A rumored stop by The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at Yosemite in July was looking unlikely this week.  The couple, also known as Prince William and Kate Middleton, will travel “briefly to California” after completing a nine-day tou More...

Olsen to visit Mariposa

Assemblymember Kristin Olsen will be in Mariposa for a community coffee on Thursday, July 7. Citizens can hear what’s happening in Sacramento and share their views on important legislative issues with Olsen.  More...

CHP urges summer safety

For many, summertime is vacation time. During the summer months, not only does the temperature begin to climb, vehicle travel increases as well.  More...

Red Cross is in need of volunteers

The American Red Cross is a great opportunity to do for others, as you would have them do for you. It is a service that anyone may well need someday as disasters strike everywhere. More...

Council helps defensible space

The Mariposa County Fire Safe Council continues its defensible space projects. The council is offering defensible space programs geared toward keeping Mariposa County residents fire safe.  More...

SPCA begins new spay/neuter program

In an effort to give back to the community, the SPCA would like to announce the new Juanita Moore Volunteer/spay neuter program. More...

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