December 29, 2011 RSS feed / Local News

Grizzly Band receives two resolutions

The Mariposa County High School Grizzly Band recently received notices of two resolutions in their honor, from the California State Assembly and the Congressional Record. More...

UC Merced ties with the area continue to increase

The bond between the San Joaquin Valley and the University of California, Merced, continues to strengthen.  This past year, UC Merced’s ongoing research endeavors produced new knowledge that serves the San Joaquin Valley’s community More...

Park rangers staff centers for holidays

Yosemite National Park has announced that Park rangers will be staffing visitor centers in the gateway communities of Mariposa, Oakhurst, and Groveland through Monday, Jan. 2, 2012. More...

COMMUNITY EFFORT

Volunteers add value to playground with mosaic

A landscape architect, graphic designer and tile supplier have created a unique mosaic artwork in the childrens’ play area at Mariposa’s new human services building on Highway 49 North.  The whimsical piece is found in the family ser More...

Voters can interact with precinct maps

Beginning Dec. 20, Mariposa County voters are able to use an interactive map to locate their supervisorial district and voting precinct. More...

PG&E pays property tax to Mariposa County

More than $148 million is on its way to 49 California counties, as Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) delivers its property tax payments. More...

California AG sues Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's attorney general filed lawsuits against mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac last Tuesday, demanding that the companies that own some 60 percent of the state's mortgages respond to questions in a state in More...

Cann holds meeting

On Jan. More...

Coulterville VFW plans Reno trip

Coulterville’s own Veterans of Foreign Wars VFW post is approaching its 20-year anniversary. The post and the community that has supported us throughout the years have helped it reach this 20-year landmark.  More...

Special message

Submitted by Devan’s Grand parents/Parents Arman and Celia Euredjian More...

County buys land to extend parkway

Walkers in Mariposa, rejoice. There will soon be a safer, more scenic way to traverse town instead of on the highway.  More...

Public works reorganizes structure

The Mariposa County Public Works Department will soon be operating under a new organizational structure that officials believe will “lead to improved management of critical functions” in the department.  The Mariposa County Board of More...

Federal health reform comes to rural counties

The County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Governing Board announced today that the Board will expand health care coverage to an additional 30,000 low income adults living in 34 mostly rural counties beginning Jan. More...

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