Milestones

Card of Thanks

Manna House thanks Brick Wall Boutique and The Alley for...

Knowing who ‘hired’ you

Allison Byerley Many churches and other organizations have “angel” programs...

Sunday filled with an anchor

Wynter Sturtevant IIISunday is over and Monday starts. The alarm...

Card of Thanks

The family of Richard “Dick” Edwards Bonde would like to...

Card of Thanks

We would like to say “Thank You” to our own...

Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Chamber to host coffee event The next “Friday Coffee” gathering is set for Dec. 28. The monthly event, sponsored by...

Letters

Birthday milestone

Editor, Mariposa’s oldest resident is about to have her 106th...

Cox case exemplifies corruption

Editor, Following the Mariposa Gazette’s crystal clear review of the...

McClintock attacked unfairly

Editor, Your recent interview with Congressman Tom McClintock brought a...

Communication key in fires

Editor, After watching the events unfold during the Camp and...

Writer wrong about McClintock

Editor, This is in response to Ben Leet’s criticism of...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log Dec. 3 - There were ongoing loose dog issues on Mercado Drive in Lake Don Pedro. • A violation of the sex offender registration law was reported on 10th Street in Mariposa....

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

Dec. 3-9

• EMS - 8 • Fires - 1 • Public Assists - 0 • Auto Collisions - 1 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 14 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Progressive group sets Dec. 15 meeting, two speakers on agenda

 Progressive Mariposa will be hosting a meeting this week with two featured speakers. Chevon Kothari, Mariposa County Health and Human Services Agency Director, and Alison Tudor, Alliance for Community Transformations Executive Director, will be the...

Mariposa resident looks back on his time with former President George H.W. Bush

Mariposa’s Marvin Wells is shown holding a photo taken in 1988 when he met eventual President George H.W. Bush. Photo by Matt JohnsonUnless you live under a rock, you probably heard about the passing of...

Fire damage repair to take place along 140

Expect traffic delays throughout the winter and into spring if you are going to Yosemite National Park on Highway 140. Caltrans has announced emergency rehabilitation repairs on the roadway as a result of this year’s...

Steve’s fundraiser is set to benefit Kops for Kids

Steve’s Sportsmans Cafe is once again raising money for the Kops for Kids program. The program is organized by the Mariposa County Deputy Sheriff’s Association and provides gifts, toys, clothes and other items for those...

Everyone loves a (Christmas) parade!Free Access

It was another successful Merry Mountain Christmas Parade this past Friday. The annual event is sponsored by the Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce. Of course, the event featured the street lined with parade-goers, including many...

Statewide online alert system in place to speed up process

CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL NEWS

When a person goes missing, every second counts. As the statewide coordinator for the AMBER, Silver, and Blue Alert programs, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) understands that time is of the essence and is using...