Milestones

Card of Thanks

Since its inception in 2011, the Mariposa Friends of the...

Card of Thanks

The Mariposa Girls Youth Softball League (MGYSL) would like to...

Datebook

IN BRIEF …

4-H items needed The Mariposa County 4-H Youth Development program is collecting items made during 4-H alumni’s careers. Items, including...

Letters

Shutting off power is risky

Editor, I am concerned for the citizens of rural California....

Thanks for putting on play

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

Card of Thanks

On behalf of the Paseo de Mariposa Committee we would...

Card of Thanks

Once again the community of Mariposa stepped up and generously...

Irony in Long’s statement

Editor, In the article “Into The Weeds” from May 30,...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log June 3 - A feral kitten was reported on Mariposa Street in Mariposa. • There was a report of vandalism on Fiske Road in Greeley Hill. • Loose dogs and a peacock...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

May 27-June 2

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

Sign up now for emergency notifications

With the summer heat back, the fire danger in Mariposa County grows with each day. The lessons over the past two years with the Detwiler and Ferguson fires has shown the importance of getting emergency...

Untz and for all?

Recent festival draws noise complaints, future uncertain

The Untz Festival is popular among attendees, but neighbors complained this year about the noise.Several community members were upset by what they felt was too much noise generated by the Untz Festival over the first...

Your photos

Submitted photoReader Sally Dupree shot this photo of a sunset at Mt.Bullion. It was taken from her porch with an iPhone7 near Mount Ophir Road. Do you have a photo for this weekly feature? If...

Focusing on health

County holds two-day workshop aimed at building a healthy future

From left, Katrina Deloso and Juliet Sims of the Prevention Institute explain an activity which was held at a recent workshop for organizations around the county, aimed at improving health in the county. Photo by...

Just Dutch It

Photo by Matt JohnsonLocal author Linda Dixon is shown at the Mariposa County Library on Saturday, June 8. Dixon was one of several authors who were selling their books at the first-ever author’s fair. The...

Yosemite to get its own rock climbing exhibit

Plan now being developed by experts

Rock climbing has always been a popular sport at Yosemite National Park. Now, it appears rock climbing will get its own exhibit at the park. Submitted photo There might not be a better person to...