Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Trinity Church conference set Trinity Church will be holding a free Autumn Bible Conference on Saturday, October 31, at Trinity...

Letters

Support efforts of tribe

Editor, The Local Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Mariposa...

Collins right for the job

Editor, I have known Bob Collins for over 20 years....

Thanks for business help

Editor, Thanks to the Gazette for the full-page shop local...

A threat to democracy

Editor, “Enemy of the people” is a phrase that has...

McClintock bad choice

Editor, Tom McClintock is not a good representative for Mariposa....

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

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. September 14 -...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

August 31-September 6

• EMS - 4 • 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...

Cases decline in Madera County with hopes of moving up one tier

Dr. Simon PaulThe Madera County health department is recording a decrease in the positivity rate of Covid-19 cases, officials said on Monday. That’s a trend that could lead to the county moving up a tier...

Unique art along creek parkway pays tribute to Miwuk

Clay River, one of the people involved with bringing the artwork to fruition, talks to Mikey Goralnik, a county employee who has helped spearhead the project. In the background are Sandra Chapman (left) and Jakki...

Fires in region continue to have a major impact on quality of air

Fires continue to burn in this region, including several in Yosemite National Park as well as other areas that impact air quality in Mariposa County. The smaller fires, along with the massive Creek Fire, have...

County hopes to undertake childcare feasibility study

It’s been known for a long time that childcare is a major issue in Mariposa County. To verify that, simply ask parents with young children. There are many homes which are single-parent homes, and many...

Yosemite still closed because of poor air quality

Yosemite National Park remains closed as of Tuesday morning, park officials announced. The park closed last Friday afternoon because of heavy smoke in the region, causing hazardous air quality. However, park through roads are now...

Azevedo reinstated to position, Richards still out

The good news: there has been a resolution in regards to part of the ongoing investigation at Mariposa County High School. The bad news: the investigation isn’t completed fully and the school still doesn’t have...