Monday , October 23 2017

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Local news about Mariposa County and Yosemite Valley

Tree Mortality Resource Fair

Hosted By MARIPOSA COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY SERVICES SATURDAY, June11th, 2016; 9:00-2:00PM There will be presentations from 9:00—11:00 followed by one on one assistance from agencies to homeowners. 11:30-1:30.

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Surge of CAL FIRE Firefighters Hired to Prevent Wildfires

Residents Urged to Prepare for Wildfires Now Sacramento – With spring now taking hold in California, CAL FIRE is already staffing up for fire season, while focusing the efforts of its crews on preventing large and damaging wildfires. Recent rains have been a welcome sight to drought parched California, but …

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Tree Mortality Grants

Sacramento – With massive tree mortality across California, CAL FIRE announced Monday it has awarded 19 State Responsibility Area Fire Prevention Fund grants in six counties that have been greatly affected by tree mortality. Over $1.7 million was approved for local projects focused on the removal of dead and dying …

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chukchansi casino reopens

chukchansi casino is set to reopen it’s doors on new year’s eve, says the tribal comisión. What are your thoughts on the grand reopening? You going on new year’s eve?

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Hwy 49 closure (Officer Involved Shooting)

The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office reported that one of their deputies was shot in the face and torso during an attempted traffic stop along Highway 49 south of Mariposa and just after Chase Foothill Gas Station. The suspect was also shot in the incident and is being treated for his …

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Drought Aid to County Residents

The Mariposa County health department is offering some kind of aid to County residents if their well has gone dry – If your well dries up and you have no potable water we may be able to help. Please call The Mariposa County Health Department Environmental Health Section (209) 966-2220 …

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