Letters

A tribute to Pioneer

Editor,To those of you on the front lines,Who make sure...

Thanks to all who helped

Editor, On behalf of the Mariposa Storytelling Committee 2020, I...

Card of Thanks

There were many donations for 2020 Mariposa County High School...

Card of ThanksFree Access

Wow! What a wonderful community we have in Mariposa. After...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s OfficeFree Access

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. March 16 –...

Mariposa County Fire Response LogFree Access

March 16-22

• EMS – 3 • Fires – 2 • Public Assists – 2 • Auto Collisions – 1 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 13 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Businesses in county make various changesFree Access

With the Covid-19 virus pandemic disrupting everything from schools to businesses, the Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of information concerning various local businesses. The list is being continually updated and can...

Cancellations, closures continue to mountFree Access

Due to California governor Gavin Newsome’s “shelter in place” order on March 19 to slow the spread of Covid-19, the following events in and around Mariposa County have been canceled or postponed as of the...

Superior Court modifies rules in wake of pandemic outbreakFree Access

The following information was released last week by Mariposa County Superior Court Judge Dana Walton about new procedures implemented for the court. Following is the order as it was released: On March 12, 2020, Governor...

Non-violent inmates released in response to Covid-19 pandemicFree Access

Some inmates have been released from the Mariposa County Jail due to concerns about Covid-19, according to Mariposa County Sheriff Doug Binnewies. Twelve inmates have been released since March 13, said Binnewies, working in conjunction...

Life changes dramatically for residents in Madera CountyFree Access

In Eastern Madera County, during the second week of physical distancing and widespread mandatory stayhome orders, people were grateful for the needed rain and welcome addition to the Sierra snowpack, while still struggling to adjust...

Yosemite now closed to all outside visitorsFree Access

In what is certainly another major blow to the local economy, Yosemite National Park is now closed to all visitors. Only people who live and work in the park are allowed to be there, according...