Milestones

Card of Thanks

Thank you very much to the lady who paid for...

Card of Thanks

Thank you to CAL FIRE, Mariposa Volunteer Fire and neighbors...

Focus on what’s important

Allison ByerleyAh, summer has arrived! And I love getting in...

Card of Thanks

The Four Seasons Dinner fundraiser had a great turnout. Thank...

Card of Thanks

The “Cousin Jack Birthday Party” was a huge success again...

Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Oddfellows host catfish dinner On Saturday, July 28, the Lafayette Lodge #65 Odd Fellows will host the 11th Annual Catfish...

Letters

County should not green-light biomass

Editor’s note: The following letter was sent by the owners...

This is the downfall of the American Constitution

Editor, In Matthew 25:40, Jesus said “I tell you the...

How is politically correct harming us?

Editor, On June 21, the Gazette published a letter that...

Let’s get back to civility

Editor, Editor Greg Little’s commentary about the recent Capital Gazette...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Mariposa County Sheriff’s Daily Log July 9 - Missing cattle were reported on Converse Road in Coulterville. • A raccoon bite was reported on Blackberry Creek Road in Mariposa. • Deputies investigated stranded donkey concerns...

National Night Out to be held in Mariposa for the first time

Friends and family throughout Mariposa are invited to join over 38 million neighbors across approximately 16,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide to participate in the National Night Out. It...

Soroptimists install 2018-19 officers

Members of Soroptimist International of Mariposa are shown at a recent gathering. Shown in the back row, from left are: Deborah Derham, Juanita Vegely, Beverly Suggs, Karen Verdugo, Jane Burdick, Christie Wall, Tracy Dedore, Gwen...

Create CD art and learn basic coding at library

With a little “creagination” (creative imagination) worn out CDs and DVDs can be repurposed into coasters, sun catchers, mobiles, mosaics and other useful and decorative objets d’art. Get some tips and share ideas during a...

Grand jurors sworn in during courthouse ceremony

Judge Dana Walton (right) swears in members of the Mariposa County Grand Jury during a short ceremony on Friday. Photo by Matt JohnsonMembers of the 2018-19 Mariposa County Grand Jury were sworn in on July...

County supervisors approve $10,000 raise for CAO

He’s been a busy man over the last two years, and according to the Mariposa County Board of Supervisors, that hard work has merited a raise for Chief Administrative Officer Dallin Kimble. The supervisors unanimously...

Judge gives Cox until Monday to pay funds

Jerry Cox has until next Monday to deposit $8,400 into an account in the controversial case involving a receivership. Those funds are in addition to $18,000 Cox was ordered to deposit following a recent hearing...

Man arrested for elderly abuse, assault and batteryFree Access

A Mariposa man was arrested last week on suspicion of elder abuse and other crimes. On July 10, Shaun C. Anderson, 33, was arrested on Creek View Drive in Mariposa. The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office...