May 14, 2015 RSS feed / Letters

Our share of the homeless

The meeting at the Mariposa County Government Center on May 7 on homelessness in Mariposa came down to a few simple ideas.  Supervisor Kevin Cann opened the meeting by making the point that doing nothing is not an option. More...

Ferguson Trucks Need to be Safe

In the early afternoon of Monday, May 4, my husband, Ron Skelton, was driving to Mariposa to get groceries and was behind one of the big trucks hauling rocks away from the Ferguson Slide.  More...

California’s Severe Drought

It only takes a spark.  As California continues to weather one of the most severe droughts on record, the risk of wildfire is a very real and present danger. More...

Salutes Samaritan

On May 5, I was travelling from Midpines to Mountain View with a young friend who has a broken ankle. He had an appointment with his orthopedic surgeon to get his cast removed after surgery.  More...

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