August 22, 2013 RSS feed / Letters

Mendershausen on Coelho

Our former congressman, Democrat Tony Coelho, authored two bills that included the Merced River’s main stem for National Wild and Scenic River designation. Mr. More...

Proud turkey farmer

My name is Codey Sullivan. I am writing this letter to invite you to this year’s Mariposa County Fair.  Last year was great. I learned a lot and had a lot of fun with my turkey project.  I will be showing turkeys again this year. More...

Insight from Costa Rica

Recently I was fortunate enough to visit Costa Rica for two weeks with People to People as a student ambassador. The trip would not have been possible without the help of the many generous folks here in Mariposa.   More...

Ducks are her thing

My name is Sarah Jacobsen. I am 18 years old and I have recently graduated from high school.  This is my fifth year raising ducks for the Mariposa County Fair—and sadly this will be my last. More...

Proud of Rasputia the pig

My name is Shawnee Metcalf. More...

Pig is getting big

My name is Kelsey Sullivan. I am writing this letter to invite you to this year’s Mariposa County Fair.  Last year was great. More...

Government Insiders Threaten the Initiative Process

Are you and your neighbors fed up with the policies of your local officials? More...

Showing pig at fair

I am Emily Metcalf with the Don Pedro Rattlers 4-H Club. This is my fourth year in the swine project and I have been a junior leader for two years.  More...

Adventists offer option

Are you concerned for your children’s future. There are many things taught in public school that teachers are required to cover and many parents would disagree with the necessity to cover some subjects.  More...

Responds to Bayless

As I meandered through Mary Bayless’ open letter to Congressman McClintock, I began to wonder what exactly was her point?  More...

To Rep. Tom McClintock

On June 28, a representative from Texas was expounding on the medical data hub that is to be maintained by no one less than the notorious IRS. She started her pretend-to-care dance as if this was new information.  More...

Touts social media

I always enjoy Dr. Mosher's columns regarding public health issues; he gives us good facts and ideas, and is always illuminating.  More...

Pig is worth a look

My name is Margaret Wall. I’m 10 years old. This is my first year doing a 4-H swine project.  I have a pig named Top Shot. He is a Yorkshire and is very sweet and beautiful. He loves to play in the water.  More...

Fair invitation

My name is Analise Wall. I’m 13 and this is my second year in 4-H swine. I am showing a pig which is namd Elixir.  Elixir is a white Yorkshire that is very active. I named him Elixir because he is full of life. More...

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