December 29, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

Crunch time

Very little information is known about this accident that happened last week on Highway 49 at the intersection of Mykleoaks Road. The incident took place in the mid afternoon on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Your photos

Reader Charlotte Hickman sent in this photo of Clover, her white West Highland terrier, who was all decked out in her yellow slicker and ready for the recent rains. More...

Youth programs big part of Farm Bureau

Promoting and helping youth get involved in agriculture is one of the main missions of the Mariposa County Farm Bureau.  Here are the many ways the organizations makes that happen.  Bud Swift Memorial Carcass Contest   More...

Give me shelter

Audubon program provides refuge for many bird species

The growth of a project undertaken by the Yosemite Area Audubon Society has its members chirping with excitement. A number of members from the society have been working since 2012 on what they are calling the Nestbox Project. More...

Jazzercise offering free classes for girls

Jazzercise has announced a new program for 2017 that offers free classes for girls ages 16-21.  The national GirlForce initiative was announced recently by Jazzercise, a leading dance and fitness company with studios througout the world.  More...

The eagle has landed

Former Mariposa County Sheriff Jim Allen snapped these photos recently of an American Bald Eagle in the Bootjack area. Allen shot the photos from his property. More...

Free computer classes scheduled at the library

Free computer classes will return to the Mariposa Library on Thursday, Jan. More...

Mariposa County Sheriff’s Daily Log

Dec. 19 - Harassment was reported on Mark Lee Road. • A citation was issued following a report of a verbal dispute behind O’Reilly Auto Parts. • • There was a report of a dead bear on Hunters Valley Access Road. More...

DOWN ON THE FARM

Mariposa County Farm Bureau works to promote, assist with agricultural matters

Danette Toso occupies a small, comfortable office on Bullion Street in Mariposa.  But even though the office is small, the work is large and has an impact on everyone in Mariposa County.  The reason is she deals with agriculture issues.&nbs More...

Moya joins medical staff at Northside health clinic

John C. Fremont Healthcare District recently announced Veruschka Moya, DNP, FNP-C, a family nurse practitioner, has joined the Northside Clinic staff.  Moya was born and raised in Atlanta, Ga. More...

JC Fremont employees raise Manna House funds

For the sixth year in a row the John C. More...

Final storytelling event will be held this coming March

The 30th Mariposa Storytelling Festival grand finale will be held March 10-12, 2017, in Mariposa. The event, which is presented by the Mariposa County Arts Council, celebrates 30 years of the best in storytelling. More...

Click here for digital edition
2016-12-29 digital edition