August 3, 2017 RSS feed / Letters

Who will you really trust?

Editor,  Regarding to Kevin Barry’s “Greens are ruining the planet” response in the July 6 issue of the Gazette.  More...

Coming home

Editor,  Strange, returning home after seven days evacuated.  With only one hour to prepare - what to take - what to leave behind.  Then two more moves before finding a welcoming nest for five nights straight.  Three days of not More...

Thanks to all who helped

Editor,  The entire Progressive Mariposa team, most of whom were evacuated during the fire, extend a heartfelt ‘thank you’ to all firefighters, law enforcement personnel and all others who have been here to fight the fire and take ca More...

Price gouging is deplorable

Editor,  It would be interesting to know the establishments in Oakhurst who quoted Jack Darragh and his wife what may appear to be unusually high overnight lodging prices of $200 and $290 during the high demands of the fire.  More...

Get your chopsticks ready

Editor,  I read about how about how Terry Selk from the Tourist Bureau is meeting with officials from other travel groups who target Asians, with the hopes of getting more of those groups to stay in Mariposa rather than Fresno.  More...

Better power poles are needed

Editor, The prompt and professional response of firefighters, public safety officers and Pacific Gas & Electric staff helped save our town and many other outlying areas. Thank you. More...

Stop shooting during fire season

Editor,  Hunters Valley is a remote and often neglected area of Mariposa. More...

God and the mountain people

Editor,  Along with so many others, my husband and I were evacuated. We were put to work, because we asked to be, at the three shelters in Oakhurst. But there are a couple of stories the rest of Mariposa needs to hear about.  More...

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