August 30, 2012 RSS feed / Letters

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A broken process

Last week when the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors rushed to judgement and appointed Thomas Cooke as Mariposa County District Attorney, they deprived the public of taking part in a meaningful and important process.  Nothing that the board d More...

Got your goat

I, Jaq Quinn, would like to invite you to the Mariposa County Fair livestock auction. It is Sept. 2 at 3 p.m.  I am a second year member of Cathey’s Valley 4-H Club. I am in the goat, cooking and citizenship projects. More...

Come to the fair

My name is Brittany Grogan. I am 17 and a senior at Mariposa County High School. More...

Responds to Marsden

Les, this is a copy of the Glenn Beck sign that was on Highway 140. You can clearly see the name was spelled correctly.  Michele Kish   More...

Open letter

Superintendent Don Neubacher:   For most of the years since the establishment of Yosemite National Park, my family has been involved serving and using Yosemite. More...

Couldn’t do it without you

My name is Scarlett Cuvelier, and this is my first year in 4-H. More...

Highly unfair

The recent resignation of the Mariposa County District Attorney, and the hurried and obviously orchestrated board appointment of his successor occurring on Aug. More...

On the lamb

Hello, my name is Spencer Arebalo. I am 15 years old, and showing a lamb in the fair this year for the first time.  For the past three years, I have shown pigs, but this year, I’m showing a lamb. More...

What now?

Effective on July 1, the family law facilitator’s office was closed down. The workload has currently been absorbed by the family law division clerks in the courthouse. More...

Bootjack dance hall lives

In the Sierra Lifestyles article (Aug. 16), the fate of the old Bootjack dance hall was left unfinished. The hall was not demolished. It was moved further south to what was the old highway and is now Bootjack Lane. More...

It’s fair time

Hi, my name is Heidi Bassett. As a student at MCHS, I’m involved in a lot of activities, but I must say FFA is my favorite. More...

Lucky day

My name is Gauge Butler, and this is my third year in the Cathey’s Valley 4-H Club. I will be showing a lamb named Lucky at the Mariposa Fair.  More...

Two little pigs

Hello, my name is Carson. I am 10 years old and I am in the Triangle 4-H group. This is my second year showing pigs.   I have a hampshire pig named Po, and a cross-bred pig named Potsticker. More...

We welcome letters to the editor and differing opinions

Letters to the Editor: • Should be 250 words or less. • May be edited and republished in any format. • Become the property of The Mariposa Gazette. • Must include name and telephone number. Mail to: Letters to the Editor, P.O. More...

Daisey and me

My name is Brooke Arebalo. I am 17, and I am showing a pig at the Mariposa County Fair for the FFA. I’m FFA, I have learned a lot of skills that will help me in everyday life. More...

Just facts

Not wrong Les (Marsden), just facts.  Another typical left response, spin it around to something so little as the spelling rather than substance. Of course you were wrong again, it was spelled correctly.  More...

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