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Drought has nudged price of pumpkins up

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. – The price of pumpkins can be added to the list of things affected by the region’s continuing drought. read more
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Volunteers are baffled by sudden funding loss

By Erik Skindrud GAZETTE EDITOR A sudden and unexplained halt to federal funding for the county’s Manna House charity ...

MCHS marks 100th birthday

By Carol Reiter GAZETTE CORRESPONDENT When Maddalena “Skookie” Gartin comes to Mariposa this weekend, she’s ...
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Proposed Park hike would push visitors over $30 speedbump

By Erik Skindrud GAZETTE EDITOR It’s one hike that Park visitors would probably prefer to avoid—a $10 increase ...

Dollars could soon flow to county from MID settlement

By Carol Reiter GAZETTE CORRESPONDENT A tentative agreement has been reached in a lawsuit between Merced Irrigation District ...

Voters: please ignore error

Attention voters. The following notice was released by county Registrar of Voters Keith M. Williams this week. In sample ballots or election pamphlets Mariposa County voters received ...
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Museum gold is gone forever, court hears

By Erik Skindrud GAZETTE EDITOR Robbers likely used pliers to crush and destroy rare gold specimens following a Sept. ...
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Undercover sting nabs 16 contractors

An undercover sting operation by the Contractors State License Board in Coarsegold on Oct. 15 and 16 resulted in citations for 16 contractors suspected of operating without a license ...
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Yosemite Proposes Increased Entrance Fees

YOSEMITE – Yosemite National Park is proposing to increase entrance fees into the park. The single vehicle entrance fee would change from $20 to $30 for a seven day pass. The ...

Shasta-Trinity NF Rx Burns (Prescribed Fire)

The Shasta-Trinity National Forest has started implementing prescribed fire operations. Photos from the recent prescribed burns will be uploaded to the “Photographs” ...

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County: San Bernardino County Location: in Chino Hills State Park near the Bane Canyon entrance Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE San Bernardino Unit / Chino Valley Fire District Acres ...
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Deputies Receive Award of Valor 2014

The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office is honored to announce two of our own as Medal of Valor Award recipients. Sergeant Kimberly Miller and Deputy Justin Sturrn were selected by the ...

Klamath Prescribed Burning 2014 (Prescribed Fire)

Fall Burns Planned to Reduce Hazardous Fuels and Improve Forest Health Although still engaged in the latter portion of the 2014 fire season, the Klamath National Forest would like our ...
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