August 8, 2013 RSS feed / Letters

Open letter to McClintock

This morning as I hustled to get out of the house I heard the latest news about the economy and on the warring factions around the world. More...

Letter to board

To the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors:  As a Mariposa County firefighter, I am growing tired of accusations from the board of supervisors, and others that the firefighters of Mariposa County would use strong-arm tactics in order to get pa More...

Park plans rile Congressman

Yosemite Valley is a national treasure that was set aside in 1864 with the promise it would be preserved for the express purpose of “Public Use, Resort and Recreation.” Ever since, Americans have enjoyed a host of recreational opportuniti More...

Reader recalls 1938 crash

Being an 80-year resident at Wawona, I very much enjoyed your July 25 write-up on the TWA plane crash in 1938 on Buena Vista Peak. (Mt. Bruce had not been named yet at that time.)  After finding the plane, H.O. More...

Recalling Park traditions

By the time I learned that Yosemite National Park was asking for suggestions for the Park’s future, it was too late for me to submit mine. But maybe someone would like to hear the ideas of someone who considers Yosemite home.  More...

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