Officials hope to find new piece of land for cemetery


The burial of the dead has been a custom for humans since they first walked on earth.
It is a rite of passage to honor the dead; a tradition that continues to this day.
In Mariposa County, the tradition of burials is a tradition unlike many other places because getting a plot in the county cemetery is virtually free.
But now, space has become a major issue and the cemetery in Mariposa is almost out of space.
“We are running out of space in the town cemetery,” said Mike Healy, director of the Mar...

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