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Congratulations to Judge Walton on his re-election to a fourth six-year term as Mariposa Superior Court Judge. And thank you to all those who supported me. I ran for judge to help make the justice system better, more effective, more healing. Thank you for sharing that vision. It can still happen. Ed JohnsonMariposa … An online subscription is required to […]

Card of Thanks

Thank you to everyone who has helped on my re-election campaign. To Robin, my wife, for her tolerance and perseverance during some of the most trying times of this effort. To my campaign committee who are the best and brightest of Mariposa County. Your dedication and love of Mariposa County are second to none. To the citizens of Mariposa County […]

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4-H one day kids camp set The Mariposa 4-H Youth Development Program will be sponsoring a one day camp for 4-H and community youth ages 5-8. This event will be held Saturday, June 23 at the picnic area at the Mariposa fairgrounds from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is free. The day will include several stations with various […]

Please don’t catch the ‘Bieber Fever’

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Allison ByerleyWe live in a celebrity culture where people become famous for doing nothing very worthwhile. Did you know that “Bieber Fever” was actually a real condition? Named for pop idol Justin Bieber, it was highly contagious around adolescent girls and involved an obsession with the singer. I went through my own adolescent crush of a pop star (don’t ask […]

Card of Thanks

Thank you to everyone for your support. I am incredibly grateful. Unfortunately, we lost the campaign for supervisor. We knew it would be extremely difficult to unseat an incumbent, no matter how flawed. However, I am so proud of the work we did, the awareness we built and the campaign we ran. We received over one-third of the vote. Combined […]

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All invited to LDS breakfast The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be holding a free pancake breakfast on July 4 from 8-10 a.m. It will be held at the church building located at 5546 Highway 49 North in Mariposa. It is open to anyone who wishes to attend. For more information, call (209) 966-5846. Women’s Bible study […]

Are you serving in love?

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Allison ByerleyLots of people like to think that they can be a Christian without the Church, and to some extent, they are right. You do not need the church to believe in the Son of God and his redeeming work. You do not need the church to confess that Jesus is your Lord and Savior. But over and over again, […]

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Parker to be featured On Sunday, June 10, the Mariposa Museum and History Center will host cultural icon, master basket weaver, and storyteller Julia Parker. Parker will demonstrate and tell stories about her family’s long history in the area. Admission is free, and begins at 1 p.m. Call (209) 966-2924 for more information. Fish and Game Swap set The Mariposa […]

David Letterman would be quite appreciative of this list

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 I did my Doctor of Ministry work at a seminary just outside Washington, D. C. Most of my time was occupied with classes and papers, but there were a couple of times that I was able to get into our nation’s capital and do some sightseeing. One day, I took one of those hop-on-hopoff tours that goes by the major […]

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Art Around Town kicks off Mariposa/Yosemite Artists (MYA) announced a new event, Art Around Town, to be held on the first Friday of June, July and August from 4-8 p.m. Downtown Mariposa merchants will host local artists to promote art in Mariposa. To learn more the event, go to the Art Around Town Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mariposaartaroundtown/ Artists of all […]


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