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Rep. Travis Allen to keynote at annual Republican dinner

Travis Allen The annual Lincoln Reagan Dinner hosted by the Mariposa County Republican Central Committee will be held Saturday, Feb. 17. It will be at 6 p.m. at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The keynote speaker will be Assemblyman Travis Allen, conservative candidate for governor of California. Allen is from Orange County and has been a small business owner for more […]

Water rebate program is still available to County residents

Since program launch in August, the Mariposa County Resource Conservation District (MCRCD) has provided 130 cash rebates for the purchase and installation of specific water-efficient products. The program has been worth over $24,000 to residents with the potential to save over 7 million gallons of water this year. Funded by a Department of Water Resources grant to the Lake Don […]

Whatley named as DAR Good Citizen

From left, Mariposa County Supervisor Rosemarie Smallcombe, Quinn Whatley and Percy Whatley (Quinn’s father) are shown. Quinn Whatley was named a DAR Good Citizen. Submitted photo by Judie Huffman, DAR memberMariposa County High School senior Quinn Whatley was recently presented the Daughters of the American Revolution’s Good Citizen Award. She was presented the honor by regent Karen Theofanides, Merced Chapter […]

Local club donates to Mountain Crisis

Bria Kemp (center), program specialist for Mountain Crisis, accepts a donation check for $1,000 from Pat Perry (right), representing Soroptimist International of Mariposa while Audrey Davis (left), MCS prevention specialist, looks on. The funds will be used to help support the Mountain Crisis Safe Houses. Submitted photoSoroptimist International of Mariposa recently made a $1,000 donation which will benefit Mountain Crisis. […]

Prayer group sets meetings

The Aglow prayer group meets the fourth Friday of each month. The meetings are at the Mariposa County Library at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 966-5457. … An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print […]

Vision of Mariposa County’s future discussed during meeting of board


What does the future of Mariposa County look like? That simple question is anything but simple. Mariposa County Chief Administrative Officer Dallin Kimble addressed that issue during a meeting of the board of supervisors on Tuesday. “Once we establish a vision, we can determine the objectives,” said Kimble. Kimble gave an overview of how he has been spearheading the effort […]

JCF officials schedule St. Patty’s fundraiser

John C. Fremont Hospital Foundation will be holding its first of three fundraiser events for 2018. The foundation will hold a St. Patrick’s Day Party on Saturday, March 17, from 6-11 p.m. at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The party will feature entertainment by Cottonwood Creek, a Mariposa favorite; a traditional corned beef and cabbage, or vegetarian dinner; a no-host bar […]

Lawson Studios announces new location, various changes within the organization

Pictured from left are Dave Lawson, Heather Lawson, Kim Lawson, Chenise Perry and Kyle Kjobech. Not pictured: Claudia Dysard. Submitted photoLawson Studios has announced a new location. It will be located at 40091 Enterprise Drive, Suite A in Oakhurst. It is located next to Oakhurst Feed and Pet Supply. Lawson Studios is a full service screen printing, graphic design and […]

Caring about kids

On Feb. 5 Rotarian Vince Kehoe (right) presented a check for $500 to the Kops for Kids program to fellow Rotarian, Mariposa County Sheriff Doug Binnewies. Mariposa Yosemite Rotary Club supports many local community events and causes. Submitted photo… An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password […]

Rotary members hear details about local Fire Safe Council

Brittani Perez, right, is shown holding the Rotary Four Way Test pin, given to her by President Ophelia McInturff. Submitted photo by Ron IudiceThe Mariposa-Yosemite Rotary Club recently welcomed Brittani Perez, Outreach and Education Coordinator for the Mariposa County Fire Safe Council, as its guest speaker during its weekly breakfast meeting. Perez addressed the club by presenting a timely (in […]


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