May 31, 2012 RSS feed / Letters

Watershed group seeks contacts

As our town and our neighboring businesses work to recover from the May 11 fire, the Upper Merced River Watershed Council wishes to thank everyone who has offered encouragement and willingness to help our organization as we enter this unexplored terr More...

Pride of the Sierra

Our daughter, Grace, has had the incredible opportunity of participating in instrumental music in the Mariposa County school system for nine years. She was fortunate to get to work with very dedicated instructors, starting with Mrs. More...

Carrier is committed

I am writing this letter to express my support for John Carrier as District 5 supervisor. John Carrier has been a resident of Mariposa County for 16 years. We moved from San Diego to Mariposa in 1997. More...

Evaluation time

It's evaluation time again with two County Supervisors positions up for change. Where are we headed with Mariposa County Government?  More...

Students’ needs?

We all know how much fiscal trouble the Mariposa County Unified School District is having. Many teachers, aides, yard duty and other staff members have been laid off, so why is the school district throwing a party?   More...

Jones for a better future

Since Lyle Turpin, our very able current supervisor, announced that he will not seek re-election to a third term, we in the north side of Mariposa County are fortunate to have six candidates who have announced their willingness to serve. More...

We must repeal state fire fees

Mariposa County supervisor district 4  California’s rural county residents will soon be taxed two or even three times for fire service under a 2011 legislative scheme known as State Responsibility Area (SRA) Fees. More...

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