June 4, 2015 RSS feed / Letters

Board waffles on mining

After numerous public and planning meetings where it was decided that mining on agricultural lands should be controlled through the conditional use permit process, the board of supervisors has decided to create an Option 3 to allow the miners to avoi More...

Organizing can help make county a better place to live

Contributed by Paul Weiss   I need help. Mariposa County’s unemployment numbers don’t make sense.  One, our government agencies report 7,450 workers in our county’s total workforce but only 6,650 are working.  More...

Pond is possible water source

I believe the Mariposa Public Utility District should consider recycling the water from the pond on Mariposa Creek.  If the Merced River gets too low for pumping into the reservoir above town, we are going to be hurting.  More...

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