Letters

Rockwell would be terrific

Editor, I have known Lisa Rockwell for nearly five years...

Vote no on Measure N

Editor, Since 2004, that’s 16 years, Mariposa County residents having...

Brothers, sisters are crying out

Editor, This is in response to Ruth Sellers opinion piece,...

Collins is trustworthy

Editor, We have evidence of Bob Collins’ abilities as a...

Why disrespect? That’s easy

Editor, I don’t expect to change Ms. Sellers’ opinions, only...

Local News

Officials investigating alleged assault

Officials continue to investigate an alleged assault incident that occurred last week in Mariposa, though details remain sketchy. The attack on a female allegedly happened on 8th Street in Mariposa, though the victim said she...

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. October 5 -...

Sign up now for Mariposa County emergency alerts

To sign up go to https://member.everbridge.net/index/892807736729447#/signup. There is no cost for the service and the Mariposa County Sheriff’s office officials urge everyone to register. To find out more, call the sheriff’s office at (209) 966-3615....

Creek Fire continues to burn as terrain hampers suppression

Despite cooler temperatures and the efforts of more than 1,600 personnel still on the job, the Creek Fire continues to burn in the Sierra National Forest, in Fresno and Madera counties. As of Tuesday morning,...

Coulterville man injured in crash, account is established

Tom PianelliA Coulterville man was seriously injured in an automobile accident last week and a group has started a fundraising page on social media to give him assistance. Thomas Leonard Pianelli, 44, was driving a...

Covid in Madera County remains high

Still mired in the most restrictive Covid-19 category designated by the state, Madera County is reporting that another resident has died from the illness, as public health officials continue to remind people that vigilance in...

Tailgate rocks swap show set Oct. 17 at fairgrounds

The Mariposa Gem and Mineral Club will be hosting a Rockin’ Tailgate Rock Swap at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds parking lot. It will be on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There...

Rotary assists schools with distance learning

Shown are items donated by Rotary club to county schools. Submitted photoThe Mariposa Yosemite Rotary Club was able to help students in seven of the eight county schools to make virtual on-line learning easier. The...