August 15, 2013 RSS feed / Letters

Gratitude in fire’s wake

We are the Andersons, one of the victims of June’s Carstens Fire. When the fire first started, we were at our ranch entertaining guests.  More...

Proud of lamb

My name is Kayla Gilgo and I have a project lamb at Mariposa County High School. My lamb's name is Gabbi and this is my first year showing. I will be selling Gabbi at the Mariposa County Fair over Labor Day Weekend. The sale is Sunday Sept. More...

River campgrounds nostalgia

OPINION

I shouldn’t have done it. It made me sad all over again. On the way into work this morning I walked through the former Upper River and Lower River campgrounds— once the scene of so many happy campers. More...

Poultry raiser touts pen

My name is Wyatt Estep. I’m 13-years old and this is my sixth year as a member of the Bootjack 49ers 4-H Club.  Last year I entered three pairs of meat chickens at the Mariposa County Fair. More...

Clinton dropped ball

After reading the paper I just had to send you this.  If was the Bill Clinton administration that put our National Forests in harm’s way.  It was the Clinton administration that stopped the harvesting of old-growth pine in our Nationa More...

Staying Connected

PUBLIC HEALTH NOTES

During the recent Carstens Fire, the July 4 extreme heat event, and the Aspen Fire smoke situation, communication to the public was critical. More...

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