October 13, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

Ethos and Pathos will host open houses  Free Access 

Ethos Youth Center and Pathos Screen Printing will holding open houses on Wednesday, Oct. 19.  More...

Your photos

Reader Caylynn Young of Mariposa submitted this photo taken last fall when she first moved to Mariposa. It was taken with a Nikon D3300 camera. Do you have a photo for this weekly feature? More...

Mariposa County Sheriff’s Daily Log

Oct. 3 - Cows were reported in Ben Hur Road. • A harassment claim was investigated on St. Andrews Road. • Suspicious circumstances were reported on Wild Horse Lane. More...

FFA Tractor Pull time changed  Free Access 

The Mariposa FFA Boosters are holding the inaugural Truck and Tractor Pull on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 4 p.m. at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds grandstands. More...

Uribe seeks seat on hospital board

Since the article on the election came out in the Gazette, I have been bombarded with phone calls asking me if I am “crazy.” Crazy for running for the board of directors of John C. Fremont Health District. No, I’m not crazy. More...

Field of Service program heads to second year, involvement needed

The second annual “Field of Service — Past and Present” will honor those who serve, such as military members, emergency first responders, firefighting personnel, law enforcement and others.  More...

The gold standard

Laszlo proves he is one of the best in the world at gold panning championships

Mariposa County resident Ernie Laszlo recently competed at the 40th Annual El Dorado Gold 2016 World Gold Panning Championships in Placerville.  More...

Fire danger at highest level, no burning allowed in area

“Don’t even think of burning. ”  That was the message from Rich Drozen of the Mariposa Division, Mt. More...

IN BRIEF...

Museum volunteer picnic slated   The Mariposa Museum and History Center is once again having a volunteer picnic.  It will be on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 4 p.m. All volunteers are invited. More...

Congress may issue subpoenas in probe

A U.S. House committee may subpoena records to find out information regarding alleged sexual harassment and misconduct at Yosemite National Park.  More...

Rotary hears update by director of public works

The Mariposa Yosemite Rotary Club heard an update of activities from Mariposa County Public Works Director Tony Stobbe during breakfast on Oct. More...

Ten arrested following drug raid in the County

Ten people were arrested during a drug raid last week in Mariposa County.  All ten were charged with possession of marijuana for sale. More...

Bean Creek Preserve being restored

Mariposa’s local land trust is restoring one of the landscapes it owns and stewards in Greeley Hill.  The Sierra Foothill Conservancy (SFC) is restoring the 80-acre Bean Meadow, or Bean Creek Preserve property, which was donated to the con More...

Prue asks for another term on board

Suzette Prue has announced she is seeking re-election to the John C. More...

Porsche club rolls through Mariposa

The Southern California 356 Porsche Club’s fall festival rolled into Mariposa County recently.  Several of the vintage cars were on display Friday, Sept. 30, at a picnic held at the Casto wine ranch, just outside of Mariposa.  More...

Annual Trunk or Treat to be held in Coulterville on Oct. 29

Coulterville’s Main Street Merchants will be hosting this year’s Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m.  More...

Bonds, Medi-Cal and condoms are all on ballot in upcoming general election

Editor’s note: There are 17 propositions on the More...

An ‘Ocean’s’ worth of talent

After battling cancer, Mariposa artist continues to enjoy doing what she loves

Mariposa’s Ocean Jones was born to create art.  From her childhood to now, Jones has always had a love for creating things. More...

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