County wins Yonker appeal



Park YonkerThe Fifth District Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of the Mariposa County District Attorney’s Office in regard to a case against Isaac Park Yonker of Mariposa. The decision means that the Mariposa County District Attorney’s Office could prosecute Yonker again for the November, 2008, child stealing charges he faced. Yonker moved in superior court to set aside […]

MCUSD is on state’s watch list



The Mariposa County Unified School District and Mariposa County Office of Education are among 126 local educational agencies  that are now on the California Department of Education’s watch list, which is up 17 percent from last June. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O’Connell released the list on Monday. California has an early warning system designed to detect which districts […]

Grizzlies will host Chowchilla in make-up contest



Mariposa will host Chowchilla on Wednesday afternoon to make up a contest that was rained out early in the season. The Grizzlies are unbeaten in Southern Athletic League play and travel to Waterford Tuesday afternoon before they entertain Chowchilla Wednesday. Mariposa has only lost a solo match tus far this season, but Chowchilla should provide stiff competition. See the next […]

Seventeen Year Old Hiker Injured in Yosemite National Park

California Highway Patrol Assisted in Complex Rescue

At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Monday, March 22, 2010, the Yosemite Emergency Dispatch Center received a call regarding a collapsed hiker on the Upper Yosemite Fall Trail.  The hiker, a 17-year old student from Upland, California, was on a hiking trip with the Yosemite Institute.  He was with a group of approximately eight students, with several adult chaperones and instructors.  […]

Grizzlies upend defending SAL champs



Mariposa topped Waterford, the defending Southern Athletic League baseball champs yesterday afternoon, 6-3. Look for all the details in the next edition of the Mariposa Gazette. … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers […]

Candidates file campaign financial forms

Gorham and Aborn miss deadline

Local candidates were required to file their first campaign financial reports on Monday afternoon. All candidates met that deadline except for supervisor contenders Tolley Gorham and Brad Aborn. Look for complete details in the next edition ot the Mariposa Gazette. … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username […]

2010-03-18 E-Edition

… An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access to the online edition; current subscribers please click here to request your free access.