April 7, 2016 RSS feed / Letters

Thanks to Happy Burger

The Mariposa Miners Special Olympics team would like to thank Greg and Diana Fritz and staff for the use of their Happy Burger Restaurant to hold a Tip A Cop event on March 18. The Fritz’s have always supported our team in so many ways! More...

Three great letters to the editor

Thank you Christine and Gariel Baritz for “Dismayed at County Weed Spraying,” Ken Pritchett for, “Economic Development or Economic Life,” and Roger Warren for, “Solving Problems of Schools.” These three articles ar More...

Roundup is safe to use

In response to the letter from Christie D’Anna criticizing the use of Roundup to kill weeds and touting the danger of its use by County workers, I went back and reviewed the safety recommendations of the product. More...

Dead trees don’t increase fire risk

Regarding two articles in the March 31, 2016 Mariposa Gazette, “McClintock challenges environmental policies,” and “Federal disaster declaration for tree crisis is sought by officials,” the claim that drought- and beetle-kille More...

Claims pending against Monsanto

I thought readers might like to know that there are lawsuits pending against the Monsanto Company, the manufacturer of Roundup, the herbicide.  The claims say that Roundup causes cancer, and the World Health Organization backs this up, saying th More...

Thank you Human Services Office

I want to tell everyone about the wonderful treatment we had at the Human Services Office. We asked for information about relocating commodities food distribution as the park was closed. More...

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