Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Women’s Bible study begins The Woman of Grace Bible Study will be starting on Nov. 15. It will be held...

Letters

A Catheys Valley solution

Editor, What has the ranchers surrounding the Catheys Valley Community...

Don’t blame the victim

Editor, This letter is in response to the article in...

Thanks for Yosemite Eye

Editor, Thank you so very much for your wonderful new...

Thanks McClintock’s help

Editor, My wife and I would like to say thank...

Treat homeless humanely

Editor, I recently read an article in the Economist about...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log Nov. 4 - Trespassing was reported on St. Andrews Road in Mariposa. • There was a report of disturbing the peace on Fir Avenue and Highway 41 in Fish Camp. • There...

CHP to focus on bicycle safety

Whether it is two-wheeled transportation or hitting the road by foot, safety is a two-way street. To help fund the California Highway Patrol’s (CHP) yearlong effort to drive the message home, the Department was awarded...

Sign up now for emergency alerts in county

To sign up for emergency alerts in Mariposa County, 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. In addition, officials at...

Sheriff’s office has new app with many features

Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Kristie Mitchell spoke during last week’s Mariposa County Board of Supervisors meeting about a new app which the sheriff’s office developed. Mariposa County Supervisor Miles Menetrey called the...

County receives two awards from CSAC

Mariposa County received the Challenge Ward award, for its work done in conjunction with Blue Ridge Services. Shown from left in the back row are Helen Oseguera, Logan Malavey, Lloyd Hanebury, Neal Bolton, Manuel Rivas,...

Only four have filed for seats in primary

If nobody else files for office, all races in Mariposa County in the March primary will be uncontested. A deadline for submitting signatures in lieu of petitions passed on Wednesday of this week, said Courtney...

JCF board chair will speak at next Progressive meeting

Candy O’Donel-Browne Candy O’Donel-Browne, chairperson of the John C. Fremont Hospital Board of Directors, will be the guest at the next Progressive Mariposa general meeting. It will be held at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Nov....

Mariposa County Fair theme contest back again

 It’s hard to believe, but it’s true! It’s already time to come up with the theme for the 2019 Mariposa County Fair and Homecoming. The following rules apply: Limited to Mariposa County residents of any...