Datebook

IN BRIEF …

Signups for shooting set Mariposa County Fish and Game Protective Association will be holding signups for the youth shooting sports...

Letters

When is enough enough?

Editor, I recall just a few years ago our supervisors...

Applauds McClitnock on water issue

Editor, On Oct. 1, 2018 Congressman Tom McClintock, along with...

If it’s not broke, don’t fix it

Editor, I am supporting Judy Eppler to represent District 3...

Morse right choice for change

Editor, Wildfires are getting bigger, stronger and more frequent. Six...

Sellers right on the mark

Editor, Following Ruth Sellers’ eloquent revelation in the Mariposa Gazette...

Local News

News and notes from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff’s Daily Log Oct. 29 - Deputies responded to a bat vs. dog incident on Old Toll Road in Mt. Bullion. • A Great Pyrenees was reported on Deer Park Road in Midpines. • Two...

Mariposa County Fire Response Log

Oct. 29-Nov. 4

• EMS - 11 • Fires - 1 • Public Assists - 0 • Auto Collisions - 0 Mariposa County Fire Department supports the county with 14 volunteer stations located throughout the county. If you...

Artists to have reception on Nov. 15

Shown is a “Redbud and Daffodil” oil by Linda Abbott.

 The Mariposa County Arts Council invites the public to an opening reception featuring the work of local artists. They are painters Linda Abbott and Michelle Marco and ceramicist Fran Shell. It will be on Thursday,...

Dems will ponder election on Saturday

All Democrats are invited to attend a monthly meeting on Nov. 10, 9:45 a.m. at Miner’s Roadhouse. Instead of a guest speaker, this month the meeting will be a time for Democrats to celebrate and...

Service of veterans focus of new display at museum

The new veterans display at the Mariposa Museum and History Center is shown. On Nov. 11 and Nov. 18 admission is free for veterans and their families. Photo by Matt JohnsonEvery so often, the Mariposa...

From housing to Christmas, many topics covered to during business group meeting

A wide variety of topics were covered during the most recent meeting of the Mariposa County Business Association. The group meets the first Thursday of each month at Miner’s Roadhouse at 8:15 a.m. Everyone is...

Souders will focus on crew safety at tree sites

Zak SoudersWelcome to the Mariposa County Tree Mortality Weekly Update. Our company, Blue Ridge Services (BRS), was selected by Mariposa County to oversee and manage their tree mortality mitigation project, and each week, we will...

Long-term solutions sought for homeless

Officials from Mariposa County have taken action to address the longstanding issue of homelessness in the area. Late last week, county health officer Eric Sergienko declared a health emergency in response to concerns associated with...