Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Club events canceled The Chowchilla Mountain Women’s Club has canceled its monthly meeting on Thursday, July 2. In addition, the...

Letters

Testing process not fair

Editor, First I went through the screening to check my...

Library overdue to open

Editor, Churches are partially open, Yosemite is open with reservations,...

The Great Mask Debate of 2020

Editor, While we endure temperatures upwards of a hundred degrees,...

Stay home, stay safe

Editor, I am sorry that Cynthian O’Bannon missed the point...

Keep programs strong

Editor, I started paying into the Social Security fund over...

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. June 22 -...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

June 22-28

• EMS - 4 • Fires - 2 • Public Assists - 2 • Auto Collisions - 6 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 13 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Eastern Madera sees uptick in cases related to Covid-19Free Access

With Independence Day just around the corner and an untold number of people heading to the foothills for summer recreation, Madera County continues to see an uptick in the number of patients testing positive for...

Road work slated on Ben Hur Road

The Mariposa County Department of Public Works has announced upcoming road work in the county. Permanent pavement, shoulder and embankment repair of Ben Hur Road will be occurring. This work is necessary due to a...

Census reminder to be mailed

The U.S. Census Bureau announced last week it will send an additional reminder postcard to households that have not yet responded to the 2020 Census. The postcard is scheduled to arrive between July 22 and...

JCF nearing end of Northside Clinic reopening sagaFree Access

The movie “The NeverEnding Story” was released in 1984. It’s 36 years later, but the John C. Fremont Healthcare District could come out with its own sequel called “The Northside Clinic: The Modern Day NeverEnding...

More on Vida Vreca-Ponnequin, the new FNP at the Northside ClinicFree Access

John C. Fremont Hospital has announced Vida Vreca Ponnequin as the new family nurse practitioner for the Greeley Hill clinic starting Aug. 1. Vreca-Ponnequin joined John C. Fremont Healthcare District on Feb. 1, 2019 caring...

Blue Ridge Services a positive partnership for Mariposa County

Tourism worries, supervisor salaries, Covid-19 concerns — you name it. There have been plenty of concerning things for Mariposa County residents in the last few years and months. But one of the biggest issues facing...