Datebook

IN BRIEF …

MCHS 50 year reunion set The Mariposa County class of 1969 will hold its reunion on Friday, June 7 and...

Letters

Pow-wow was big success

Editor, The Mariposa Pow-Wow committee needs to be commended and...

Apraxia needs recognized

Editor, I am the proud mom to two children at...

Festival takes everyone

Editor, My ego appreciates all the accolades, but truthfully, the...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log May 13 - There were loose cattle reported on Dogtown Road in Coulterville. • Missing cattle were reported on Darrah Road in Mariposa. • Deputies investigated a call about a coyote litter...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

May 13-19

• EMS - 9 • Fires - 1 • Public Assists - 0 • Auto Collisions - 2 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 13 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

MCHS gym floor to receive much needed upgrade

Mariposa County High School athletes like Will Harris (left) will soon have a better gym floor to play on. Photo by Matt JohnsonFederal Emergency Management Agency funding will be used to upgrade the gymnasium flooring...

A day at the park

Submitted photoAn event held on Saturday, May 18 highlighted the Mariposa County Park. Mariposa Park Day was free for community members to enjoy. Local organizations and businesses set up at the Mariposa County Park, to...

County one of 57 NEA projects selected from around the nation

Chosen to receive $75,000 grant for placemaking plan

National Endowment for the Arts Acting Chairman Mary Anne Carter has announced 57 awards totaling $4.1 million supporting projects across the nation through the Arts Endowment’s Our Town program. Mariposa County is one of the...

UCCE offers a free jam and jelly workshop for youth

Those who attended the “Fruit: Preserve It, Serve It” class last September may remember comments about future classes being offered in Mariposa County. Now, one of those future classes has come to fruition. The Jr....

All jazzed up

Submitted photoA West Coast Jazz Fest concert was held on May 4 at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The concert was free to attend and featured performances by the United States Air Force Band of the...

Crunch time

 Wild and unusual weather has been the norm in Mariposa County almost all spring. The past week has been no exception, as witnessed by Dan Fournier, who submitted this photo of what happened this past...