IN BRIEF

JANUARY Golden Agers FREE Pie andCoffee Social, Jan. 15 Free pie and coffee social hosted by Golden Agers at the...

Current administration killing JCF

Editor, The District is paying agencies about $65,000 per travel...

Doesn’t understand Republicans

Editor, From what I understand, Republicans have historically worked to...

Card of Thanks

We live in a small community but are very fortunate...

Card of Thanks

2021 was a successful year forHabitat for Humanity Habitat for...

Mariposans are a blessing

Editor, To the good Samaritans at the Westamerica Bank on...

Hundreds of wreaths placed at Mariposa County cemeteries

 Nearly 800 memorial wreaths were laid at six Mariposa County cemeteries in mid-December to honor veterans. The wreaths were placed on Dec. 18, 2021, as part of the annual Wreaths Across America fundraiser. A local...

Local utility district proceeds with fire transfer to county despite hesitation

The Creekside Terrace project is still in its construction phase, which is planned to be complete in July of this year. The apartment complex is bring 42 units to Mariposa County, with different prices based...

Giving back

Adam Hector and Eli Rios from Set Free men’s home in Mariposa are grateful for a check for $203 from Pioneer Market’s receipt program. Submitted photo... An online subscription is required to view news content...

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Jail Booking Report Here are some of the highlights from the recent booking reports at the Mariposa County Jail. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Jan. 3 -...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

January 3-January 9

• EMS - 6 • Fires - 1 • Public Assists - 0 • Auto Collisions - 0 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 13 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Local, legal experts answer committee’s new code compliance process questions

At its first meeting of the year — and the second meeting since its formation — the Mariposa County Code Compliance Advisory Committee met with legal experts to go over the code compliance process. Giving...

Oakhurst structure fire prompts evacuations

Flames and smoke shoot from the scene of a structure fire in Oakhurst at about 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5. This photo was taken from the nearby Taco Bell parking lot. Photo by Nate...

Student wins award in magazine contest

Annie BryantAnnie Bryant, 14, of Mariposa, recently received second prize in the September 2021 Cricket Magazine League writing competition. According to a Cricket Media press release, each entrant was asked to submit an original story...