Mariposa Gazette

Residents find refuge from Oak Fire at local elementary school

Phyllis Grin was one of many residents who were forced to evacuate. Of 25 years living in Mariposa, this is the first time she has needed to evacuate. Photos by Madison KirkpatrickThere have been three fires in two weeks in Mariposa County.
The latest fire, the Oak Fire, has grown exponentially over the past week and forced many evacuations.
American Red Cross (ARC) has set up a shelter at Mariposa Elementary School.
The process to enter the shelter is simple. Residents must test for Covid-19, w...

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