GAZETTE publisher featured by CNPA



Newspaper people don’t like to be the subject of the news. In fact, it is an unspoken rule that news should not be about the people who report it. That is not the case for MARIPOSA GAZETTE publisher Dan Tucker this week. He is the featured individual in California Publisher’s “publisher profile” for fall 2010. The trade newspaper is a […]

Fly-in takes off Saturday



DOZENS OF VINTAGE AND EXPERIMENTAL WILL BE ON DISPLAY THIS SATURDAY AT THE MARIPOSA-YOSEMITE AIRPORT DURING THE 11TH ANNUAL FLY-IN. The 11th annual Mariposa- Yosemite Airport Fly-in will be held Saturday, Sept. 25 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. If it rains, the event will be moved to Oct. 2. Visitors can admire vintage, home-built and antique airplanes. Kids can […]

Yosemite celebrates 120th birthday



YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK IS KNOWN WORLDWIDE FOR ITS MAGNIFICENT WATERFALLSTHAT THUNDER TO THE VALLEY FLOOR EACH SPRING. Yosemite National Park was designated by an Act of Congress on Oct. 1, 1890, making it the third national park in the United States, after Yellowstone (1872) and Sequoia (1890). Friday, Oct. 1, marks the 120th birthday of the Park. Although the Park […]

50 acres razed



BY DAN TUCKER GAZETTE PUBLISHER At around 4:45 last Saturday afternoon, firefighters responded to a vegetation fire in the area of Telegraph and Sherlock Roads, one of the areas scorched during the ravaging Telegraph Fire of 2008. According to acting unit chief Bill Hodson, the fire consumed around 50 acres in the old footprint of the Telegraph Fire. “It was […]

Friday, Sept. 24



Books Galore! at the Mariposa County Library, sponsored by the Friends of the Library from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reformers Unanimous – a free addictions program held at the corner of 12th and Jones Street (next to the old First Baptist Church), every Friday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 966-5780 or 966-5542. Narcotics Anonymous […]

Saturday, Sept. 25



Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Narcotics Anonymous – 7 to p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). … 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 […]

Sunday, Sept. 26



Alcoholics Anonymous – 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Snelling Rebekah Breakfast – $5 from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Odd Fellows Hall in downtown Snelling. … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and […]

Monday, Sept. 27



Canteen Coffee Time – every Monday at Happy Burger Diner from 6 to 10 a.m. for veterans and their spouses. Free coffee or tea. Narcotics Anonymous – 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Prayer and support […]

Tuesday, Sept. 28



Take Off Pounds Sensibly – Methodist Church Parish Hall on Sixth Street at 9:30 to 11 a.m. For information call 966-6061 or 374- 3280. Senior Center – Bridge at 9 a.m. Bootjack Stompers: Square and line dance workshop at Bootjack Stompers Hall. Line dance class with George Morrell begins at 6 p.m. Square dance class for new dancers from 7 […]

Wednesday, Sept. 29



Community Connections – meets for coffee, visiting, soup, or to play games from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meets at Old Schoolhouse at the corner of Dexter and Cuneo, Greeley Hill. Everyone is welcome. Narcotics Anonymous – 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (downstairs). Upper Room Community Women’s Bible Study – meets at the senior center in […]