COVID-19 Information

Life changes dramatically for residents in Madera County

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In Eastern Madera County, during the second week of physical distancing and widespread mandatory stayhome orders, people were grateful for the needed rain and welcome addition to the Sierra snowpack, while still struggling to adjust to new ways of life without going to school and, for many, work. Madera County cases of Covid-19 UPDATE #2  3/26/2020: On March 26, 2020 Madera […]

Yosemite National Park closes to all visitors

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Yosemite National Park officials on Friday announced the closure of the park to all visitors. Officials said the closure will be enforced. Here is the complete press release from park officials. Yosemite NP, California – Yosemite National Park is announcing modifications to operations at the request of the local health department. As of 3:00 pm today, Friday, March 20, 2020, […]

Yosemite National Park closes to all visitors

Yosemite National Park has announced it is closing its gates to all visitors because of the Covid-19 outbreak. Park officials said the closure will be enforced. Following is the complete press release from park officials: Yosemite NP, California – Yosemite National Park is announcing modifications to operations at the request of the local health department. As of 3:00 pm today, […]

Yosemite and courts announce major changes because of outbreak of Covid-19

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The Covid-19 virus situation continues to impact institutions in Mariposa County, with the latest being Yosemite National Park and the Mariposa County Superior Court. The park and court both issued statements Tuesday morning concerning changes in operations, including the shuttering of major campgrounds in Yosemite. Below are the two statements, in their entirety, about the situation.

Important COVID-19 Links

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The Covid-19 virus outbreak in America has caused widespread panic and a lot of uncertainty. Understandably so. The scenarios concerning the virus are changing rapidly, sometimes hour by hour. Because of that, we are providing important links to various websites which provide important information. These sites are updated on a regular basis and range from the current spread of the […]


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