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Series of Small Quake’s Rattles County

Seems as the recent storm brought a few small quakes along with it, since December 12 thru Dec 13 we had a few Small quakes rattle the area from Oakhurst to Mariposa County. At approximately ...
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Angelus Oaks Prescribed Fire

Forest Service Fire crews are conducting a prescribed fire today as part of the Angelus Oaks Fuel Reduction project as weather and conditions permit. Burning will continue throughout ...
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Bridgeport Fire Station

On December 2nd, Sheriff / Interim Fire Chief Doug Binnewies had the honor of dedicating the newest fire station, Bridgeport Fire Station #28. Following many years of planning, coordinating ...
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Drunk Driving Campaign

December 1st starts the 2014 Pre-Holiday Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving Campaign. This time of year, with all the holiday parties and festive occasions, many partygoers will be drinking. ...
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November Lightning Fires

Lightning storms passing through Southern California mountains have started small lightning related fires in the San Bernardino National Forest. Firefighters will be working to suppress ...
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Central California Animal Disaster Workshop

The Central California Animal Disaster Team (CCADT) is actively recruiting volunteers in Mariposa County. They have scheduled: INTRODUCTION TO THE CCADT CORE TRAINING WORKSHOP Wednesday, ...
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Team Napa or Team O’reilly?

According to a Napa employee the Auto part chain O’reilly will be taking over operations starting on December first, some of the employees will be staying with O’reilly ...
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Burn Suspension Lifted

CAL FIRE NEWS RELEASE California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Madera -Mariposa -Merced Unit Burn Suspension Update Following recent rain, the Madera -Mariposa-Merced Unit ...
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Prop 47 may impact fire crews

A new law may make it harder for non-violent inmates, who help to fight wildfires in California, to qualify to be on the front lines.Prop 47 reduces penalties for non-violent crimes, ...
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Jeffery Hotel Fire

Press Release November 12th, 2014 Jeffery Hotel Fire Several firefighters are actively fighting fire at the historic Coulterville Jeffery Hotel, located in northern Mariposa County. A ...
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Goodbye Napa?

Rumors are going around that the locally owned Napa Auto Parts store was sold to Giant Auto Parts chain O’Reilly. Napa Auto parts, family owned by Lester Bridges, the store has been ...
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Yosemite Free Entrance Day

This November 11th is Veterans day so please take a moment to honor those who fought for us. It is also the last Free Entrance day into Yosemite National Park of this year, so take ...
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Tioga Pass Closed

Well so far seems like we are off to a good start, at least with the California Drought issue. this last storm brought several inches of rain and a good dump of snow up in the high ...
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