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IN BRIEF

Neurologist to speak at Parkinson’s Disease event Community members are welcome to join Dr. Bhatia at the McCay Hall in...

Letters

Do some homework, Tom

Editor, Re: Tom McClintock’s letter in a recent Gazette. Some...

Inspired by McClintock

Editor, I was inspired by Congressman Tom McClintock’s guest opinion...

Why BLM flag, Joe?

Editor, Why would (President Joe) Biden authorize and encourage the...

Can’t lead from behind

Editor, I had to shake my head at Tom McClintock’s...

Thanks to health department

Editor, Congratulations must be given to the Mariposa County Health...

Local News

Taste of Mariposa is scheduled for June 26

This is a screen shot of the movie which will be shown during Taste of Mariposa. Submitted photo Plans for the upcoming Taste of Mariposa fundraising dinner are coming along nicely. “Since this year’s ‘Taste’...

Seniors ride off into sunset one last time before graduation

Emilee Cordero, a senior at Mariposa County High School, attaches green fringe to her 1966 Ford F-100 Custom Cab truck before the high school’s senior car parade last week. Her father gave her the truck...

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. May 30 -...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

May 31 — June 6

• EMS - 4 • Fires - 2 • Public Assists - 0 • Auto Collisions - 1 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 13 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Trucking industry facing staffing shortages

With summer right around the corner, the trucking industry is facing a shortage of drivers to transport necessities like gas. According to Chris Chase, owner of Chase’s Foothill Petroleum, he has seen more of an...

Area 12 Agency on Aging schedules meeting June 14

Members of the public are invited to participate in the upcoming Area 12 Agency on Aging Advisory Council meeting. It is scheduled for Monday, June 14, at 10 a.m. Because of Covid-19 restrictions, this meeting...

Crafters are sought for major Christmas show

It’s a long way off, but organizers are already making plans for one of the biggest Christmas events of the year. The annual Soroptimist Christmas Craft Show is in the works and local vendors are...

Out for a strollFree Access

Mariposa County resident Jerry Price submitted this photo to the newspaper. The picture shows the big cat “strolling down my driveway last Saturday,” said Price. Mountain lions have been spotted throughout the county as they...