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Two Vehicle Crash Near Enterprise Center

OAKHURST – Traffic was snarled on Highway 49 this afternoon after two vehicles collided near the Enterprise Center. Just after 6 p.m. on Friday, Apr. 11, Allysa Whitesides, 24, of Oakhurst was northbound on Highway 49 in a Toyota Highlander, making a left turn onto Enterprise Drive, when her vehicle collided with a southbound Ford pickup driven by John Wagoner, ...

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Mariposa Sheriff Warns Of Daytime Burglaries

MARIPOSA COUNTY – On Thursday, Apr. 10, the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office initiated investigation into two residential burglaries, both in Eastern Mariposa County. One occurred at a home in the Italian Creek Road area and the second in the Ponderosa Basin community. Both burglaries took place during the daylight “business hours” while homeowners were away from their residences.

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Prescribed Burn On Source Kinsman Project

Submitted by Burt Stalter, Bass Lake Ranger District Battalion Chief NORTH FORK – The Sierra National Forest Bass Lake Ranger District will be igniting a prescribed burn on the Source Kinsman Fuels Project starting on Monday, Apr. 14 with a test burn, and continuing with the remainder of the burn unit on Tuesday or Wednesday depending on weather conditions. This ...

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Adventist Health Shares Plans For Oakhurst Facility

OAKHURST – As Adventist Health prepares to take over operation of Community Medical’s Urgent Care and Rural Health Clinic, they are meeting with local organizations to answer questions and address concerns about what the transition will mean. Christine Pickering, Director of Communications and Marketing for Adventist Health, met with Rotary on Tuesday and Kiwanis on Wednesday in Oakhurst. The Adventist ...

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Cash Prize Solicitation Is A Puzzler

MADERA COUNTY – Sheriff John Anderson is alerting citizens about a cash prize solicitation with a twist that’s proving to be a bit of a puzzler for citizens. The latest financial offering comes from a company calling itself North American Award Center based in Kansas City, MO.

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Fire Near Oakhurst Burns Outbuilding

OAKHURST – Firefighters responded to report of a structure fire on Birch Circle off Road 426 this morning just after 9 a.m. The first engine on-scene, Cal Fire Engine 4254 out of Bass Lake, reported a 15 x 30 ft. wood frame storage shed was over 50% involved when they arrived.

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Volunteers Do It For Free

MADERA COUNTY – April 6 -12 is National Volunteer Week, and it’s hard to imagine a population with more people-power than the mountain area we live in. We have much to be grateful for, and yet, there’s still so much to be done.

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Candidates Debate For D.A. And Sheriff

OAKHURST – The candidates running for Madera County Sheriff and District Attorney will participate in a debate on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Oakhurst Community Center. Each candidate will be allowed two minutes for opening remarks, then will respond to questions submitted by the public and by a group of reporters.

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Two Vehicle Crash Near Serpa Canyon

COAREGOLD – A couple on their way to a concert in Oakhurst this afternoon had their day abruptly interrupted when another car crashed into them near Serpa Canyon Road. Randal Emerzian and Cheri Jeane Long, both of Fresno, were northbound on Highway 41 just north of Coarsegold in a blue 2006 Hyundai, when a tan Saturn SL, driven by Mike ...

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Free Document Shredding Events

Eighth Annual Event Educates Businesses and Individuals Against Identity Theft and Fraud MADERA COUNTY – Central Valley Community Bank (CVCB) is pleased to announce the expansion of its free document shredding events to 18 locations throughout the San Joaquin Valley with the addition of Tulare County in 2014. In its eighth year, the CVCB Free Document Shredding campaign allows businesses ...

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