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MCHS reunion June 19 The annual Mariposa County High School Picnic Reunion is slated for Saturday, June 19. It will begin at 10 a.m. with no set ending time. It will be held at the Amigo Stage area of the fairgrounds. Masks are required to meet state Covid mandates. Hand washing liquid will be provided. Bring your own lunch and […]

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Neurologist to speak at Parkinson’s Disease event Community members are welcome to join Dr. Bhatia at the McCay Hall in Cathey’s Valley for an informational event focused on Parkinson’s Disease. Dr. Bhatia is neurologist located in Fresno. The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. on July 17, located at 2820 Highway 140, and lunch will be served. Those who plan […]

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Kiley to keynote at GOP dinner The annual Lincoln/Reagan Dinner hosted by the Mariposa County Republican Central Committee will be held Saturday, June 5, at 6 p.m. at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The keynote speaker will be Assemblyman Kevin Kiley, representing District 6. He is the author of “Recall Newsom: The case against America’s most corrupt Governor.” There will also […]

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Kiley to keynote at GOP dinner The annual Lincoln/Reagan Dinner hosted by the Mariposa County Republican Central Committee will be held Saturday, June 5, at 6 p.m. at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The keynote speaker will be Assemblyman Kevin Kiley, representing District 6. He is the author of“Recall Newsom: The case against America’s most corrupt Governor.” There will also be […]

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Poppies benefit auxiliary Poppy sales that benefit American Legion Auxiliary Unit 567 will soon return to Mariposa. On Memorial Day weekend, the local unit will sell poppies at Pizza Factory and Steve Sportsman’s Cafe will also have a donation can. Readers are also encouraged to look for donation cans at other local merchants. In addition, donations can be sent to […]

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View Ferguson Rock Shed progress online Those interested in the Ferguson Rock Slide construction can view the project’s updates online. The rock slide came crashing down on a portion of Highway 140 in April 2006, with an additional slide in the area occurring in 2015. Talus removal began in early April and is currently underway. The rock shed portion of […]

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Heritage House offers food boxes Food boxes are available at Mariposa Heritage House to those in need. Located at 5200 Highway 49 North, the drop-in recovery center provides a safe, supportive, sober and family-friendly environment free from judgment. Readers are encouraged to call the local nonprofit at (209) 966-7770 to schedule pick-up appointments. The boxes are distributed on Tuesdays. They […]

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AA group resuming meetings The How It Works AA Group will be starting up again in May at the American Legion Hall at 5119 Bullion, on the corner of 12th and Bullion in Mariposa, every Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. This is an in-town meeting for those who don’t or can’t drive. All are welcomed and court cards will […]

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Darrah Road delays expected There will be minor traffic delays on Darrah Road starting next Monday. Mariposa County Public Works officials said tree work will begin on Monday and likely last through Friday. The work will be around the Darrah bridge area. Work will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day and minor delays are possible. Yard sale, […]


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