Thursday, June 16



Alcoholics Anonymous – noon and 7 p.m. at the fellowship hall at Pioneer Village, Highways 140 and 49 South, 966-3110. Mariposa Rotary – meets at 7 a.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. Information is available at www.mariposarotary.org. Writers’ Workshop – every Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Mariposa Senior Center. All genres: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoir, etc. Everyone welcome. For […]

Christian Science Society sponsors lecture and event



By age 16, Ginny Luedeman had moved over 20 times. She dropped out of high school and became a mother at age 17. Her father was an abusive alcoholic. The instability, abuse and a deep conviction that there must be more to this life than what she was taught in her early religious training caused her to question and look […]

Thank you



On behalf of the Mariposa County High School Lady Grizzlies soccer teams we would extend a sincere thank you to everyone that helped to make our “Soccer Festa” such a success. Even through tough times, it is amazing the witness the support our community extends to our program. In particular we would like to thank our generous sponsors of the […]

Harter Bruch



Harter Bruch, a former Stanislaus County planning director and assistant director of public works, died on Friday, May 27, at a Modesto hospital. He was 82. Harter was born in Sacramento on Dec. 22, 1928, the son of Fred and Bernice Bruch. After graduating from the University of Nevada in 1949 with a bachelor of science degree, he was employed […]

Gerald ‘Jerry’ Rose



Jerry Rose, a resident of Mariposa for 30 years, passed away May 30, at the age of 91 in Mariposa. Jerry was born June 12, 1919 in Prentis, Wisc. to Arthur and Emma Rose. Jerry was in the carpentry business for over 40 years. Jerry is survived by Darlene, his wife of 67 years; and three children, Emily Sue Henry, […]

Diane M. Sivers



Diane Margaret Sivers, a former resident of Mariposa, died May 29. She was 78. Ms. Sivers was born July 9, 1932, in Oakland. She was a retired physical education teacher at Chabot College. While she lived in Mariposa, she was involved in many organizations. She moved to Grass Valley two years ago to be with a friend who cared for […]

Ashworth family gathers for reunion



A reunion of the descendants of DC Ashworth, a Mariposa pioneer and 49er, will be held the week of June 14 through 18. Allied families include Wass, Gordon, Milburn, Zimmerman, Scott, Clark, Reece, Hodgson, Preston, Trabucco and many more Mariposa pioneers. The schedule includes at tour of the Mariposa Museum and History Center, cemeteries, the Courthouse and homesteads. This will […]

Wurzbach graduates CSUF



 Tristin Wurzbach graduated with honors from the Craig School of Business at California State University, Fresno on May 20. Wurzbach received a bachelor of science degree in business administration – finance. At the school he was part of a team that helped manage a $1 million Fresno State endowment fund. He is a 2006 Mariposa County High School graduate. His […]

Burr graduates with honors



 Michael graduated summa cum laude from California State University, Stanislaus on May 27. He graduated with honors, majoring in psychology. Burr is 2007 graduate of Mariposa High and is the son of Ronika Johnson of Mariposa and Bobby Burr of Porterville. Burr and his family would like to acknowledge and thank all of the teachers and staff of Mariposa Elementary, […]

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