August 14, 2014 RSS feed / Letters

Tax dollars misspent

In closed session on Tuesday, Aug. 5, the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors made two incredible moves.  It accepted the resignation of Peter Rei as public works director effective Nov. More...

Reasons to attend the fair

Here are three reasons to attend the 2014 Mariposa County Fair and Homecoming.  More...

A call for caution

As California Gold Mining Inc. More...

Heat and smoke are stressful

Just a reminder that we are all under stress with the heat and the smoke. We are all worried, and on edge. So please take a moment to realize that this affects all of us, and be kind, be patient and be understanding. More...

Renaming mountain is wrong

Rep. McClintock’s bill to rename Mammoth Peak to Mt. Jessie Benton Frémont was passed by the House of Representatives on July 14. Regrettably, this bill is based on fiction and not on historical fact.  More...

In defense of bats

Although I agree that public safety always needs to be considered when addressing wildlife issues, I was concerned about the alarmist attitude taken regarding “Bizarre bat discovery sparks rabies routine” in the Aug. More...

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