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Cowboy Christmas Concert At Oakhurst Lutheran

OAKHURST – Tim Johnson has put together a very special Cowboy Christmas Concert, with two performances scheduled at Oakhurst Lutheran on Saturday, Dec. 14. There will be a maximum seating of 150 for each performance, so get your tickets early. Tickets are being pre-sold for the concert at a suggest donation of $15. The Cowboy Christmas Band will include Bobby ...

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Prescribed Burns At Batterson And Kinsman Flats

MADERA COUNTY – The Sierra National Forest will be continuing the prescribed burning that began on Saturday at the Batterson Station to complete the rest of the 50 acre project, on Monday, Nov. 4. “We are also planning to begin burning on the Kinsman burn starting on Tuesday, Nov. 5, and continuing through the week until the project is completed,” ...

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Free Event for Home Gardeners

MADERA COUNTY – Madera County Master Gardeners will host a free event for home gardeners on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to noon. Learn how to plant, prune and care for fruit trees at this special workshop presented by Master Gardeners John Bryan and Jim Espinola.

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Free Admission To Yosemite On Veterans Weekend

YOSEMITE – The fall colors are spectacular, photo opportunities abound, the summer crowds have gone and the weather is perfect for a trip to Yosemite National Park. As an added bonus, in celebration of Veterans Day Weekend, admission fees into the Park will be waived.

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How To Dispose Of Unwanted Paint

OAKHURST – If you have unused, unwanted or left-over paint, and want it out of your garage, there are local places available to take it for recycling. A new PaintCare drop-off location has been established, this one in Oakhurst, at American Floors and Interiors.

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Drug Take-Back A Huge Success

MADERA COUNTY – Sheriff John Anderson announced that the Sheriff’s Department’s drug take-back program held over the weekend hauled in just under 250 pounds of drugs. Two booths were set up in Madera County to accommodate citizens, one in Oakhurst and the other in Madera, on Saturday, Oct 26.

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CHP Takes Top Honors In National Challenge

SACRAMENTO – The California Highway Patrol (CHP) announces that the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) has awarded the CHP overall first place in the 2012 National Law Enforcement Challenge (NLEC). The NLEC is a nationwide law enforcement awards program that recognizes excellence in traffic safety, with the goal of reducing the number of tragedies that occur on our ...

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Coarsegold School Country Fair Friday

COARSEGOLD – Friday night, Nov. 1 is the date set for an event many are looking forward to – the Coarsegold School Country Fair, from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. on the lower field at the school. Wristbands for kids 4 years and under are just $5, and 5 years and over are $10. There’s also a special family deal for ...

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Veteran's Day Concert At Coolwater Ranch

AHWAHNEE – A special Monday concert at Coolwater Ranch features master guitarist Richard Smith. Smith was born in Beckenham, England. He picked up the guitar, when he was five years old, after watching his father playing an Atkins and Travis version of Down South Blues.

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