IN BRIEF

OCTOBER Annual art show, Oct. 18-30 The Sierra Artists Gallery is sponsoring the annual Gold Rush Art Show from Oct....

Still more regulations

Editor, Two weeks ago, the governor signed a bill banning...

Let’s acknowledge the issues

Editor, It’s been almost a month and a half now...

Thanks for great article

Editor, Thank you for the excellent article on biogeochemist, Dr....

Big investments are needed

Editor, Two weeks ago, the Gazette published Congressman McClintock’s essay...

Thanks for helping, Peter

Editor, I would like to thank Peter Beck for confirming,...

Fire Safe Council urges area citizens to utilize brushing, chipping program

Shown is an example of how the branches should be placed to get chipping services from the Mariposa County Fire Safe Council. Submitted photoThe Mariposa Fire Safe Council encourages area citizens to get brushing and...

Input sought by county on redistricting planning

  The maps are now in. Grab your reading classes, a copy of each map and start looking; the county will begin accepting in-person input on the draft maps beginning Nov. 1. An update to...

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. Oct. 11 -...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

October 11 - October 17

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

Wildlife service seeks comments on protection of land for fishers

Shown is a fisher, the species at the center of a new public comment period from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Submitted photo Public input is being sought on the designation of more...

Mariposa County youth encouraged to enter writing contest, cash prizes will go to winners

Oh the weather outside is frightful. Well, maybe not unless you consider the blazing hot summer we’ve been through this year. But fall is upon us and that means one thing — Christmas is coming!...

Live Your Dream applications are now being accepted by local club

The Soroptimist International of Mariposa Club has been around since 1965, actively fundraising to provide cash awards to women in the community who are working to better their lives through additional schooling. Applications for the...

Catheys Valley woman named to dean’s list

Laurel Wagner was recently named to Biola University’s dean’s list for academic excellence. Wagner, a political science major from Catheys Valley, was one of more than 1,800 students who were named to the dean’s list...