Mariposa County land dedicated ‘for rest’

Better Place Forests bringing services to North County

One-hundred-seventy-two acres of forest in Northern Mariposa County will soon open as a Better Place Forest. Customers will be able to have family members scatter their ashes near trees on the grounds labeled with markers that memorialize their lives. Submitted photo

Sandy Gibson’s life changed after a bus stop was built next to his mother’s grave. During one visit to that noisy, crowded cemetery, he stood above his mom’s burial plot and thought something that would change the trajectory of h...

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