Milestones

Live a life true to you and don’t have regrets

Allison ByerleyI recently preached a sermon about regrets. A hospice...

Card of Thanks

From left, Mariposa Bears cheerleaders Liana Willey, Mia Neilson, Kalena...

The gift of grace that comes from truth

Wynter Sturtevant IIIWe can be very skilled at building ladders...

Datebook

IN BRIEF …

SPCA annual meeting set The annual meeting of the SPCA of Mariposa County is set for March 20. Everyone is...

Letters

We need Mariposa style

Editor, Mariposa County Chief Administrative Officer Dallin Kimble’s commentary in...

County Fire issue needs discussed

Editor, After reading Don Florence’s op-ed in the Feb. 28...

Great news about River Rock

Editor, To Keith and Stephanie Erikson, new owners of the...

Marijuana codes not enforced

Editor, Since last April, I’ve had next door neighbors living...

Thanks to board for tribute

Editor, I would like to thank the Mariposa County Board...

Local News

MCUSD seeks request for qualifications for program/project management servicesFree Access

By way of this Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”), the Mariposa Unified School District (“district”) intends to enlist services with a program management firm, partnerships, joint-ventures, corporations, or associations (“firms”) to provide program/project management services to...

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log March 4 - Deputies responded to a burglary in progress on Highway 140 in Mariposa. • Damage to a fuel pump was reported on Woodland Drive in Mariposa. March 5 - There...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

March 4-10

• EMS - 6 • Fires - 2 • Public Assists - 3 • Auto Collisions - 2 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 14 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

North county chipping program now available

This is an example of how the material should be stacked in order for it to be picked up by fire safe council contractors. Submitted photoThe Mariposa County Fire Safe Council is offering free chipping...

Preparations underway for Art & Wine Festival

The annual Art & Wine Festival is a local favorite each year in Mariposa.Planning is underway for the 15th Annual Mariposa Yosemite Rotary Art & Wine Festival, which has been rebranded this year as the...

Three slated to speak at Progressive Mariposa meeting

 The next Progressive Mariposa meeting will feature Karen Dusek and Janette Gamble of the Mariposa County Library staff, and Sean Frame, founder of El Dorado Progressives and candidate for Congress. The meeting will be on...

The mystery of Squash Cave

This is a newspaper clipping from 1934, around the time of the “Squash Cave” adventure. Beverly Kauffman, the author of this story, is shown with her brother, Andy, skating the park. With them is Col....

Mariposa Gazette takes many honors at ceremony

Members of the Gazette staff are shown with the award they won last week. From left are Matt Johnson, Greg Little, Nicole W. Little, Laura Phillips and John Mabon. Photo by Shantel Wight The Mariposa...