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Coolwater Presents Peppino D'Agostino

AHWAHNEE – The next Coolwater Ranch concert is Saturday, May 31, at 8 p.m. and features world renowned guitarist Peppino D’Agostino. D’Agostino doesn’t just play the guitar. He composes, arranges, collaborates, improvises and has even been known to sing a song here and there in both English and Italian. But what he does create on the guitar makes the difference ...

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Fish Camp Meadow Threatened By Development

To the Editor: Our community is facing a momentous decision that will affect Fish Camp for many years to come, perhaps forever. The fate of our meadow, a virgin wetland, is in the hands of the Mariposa County Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors. They are being asked to extend old permits again by Palm Springs Village. This developer has ...

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Marijuana Investigation Continues In Mariposa County

MARIPOSA COUNTY – In the early morning hours of Wednesday Apr. 30, the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by Yosemite National Park law enforcement and other partner law enforcement agencies, served search warrants at three Mariposa County residences. One warrant was served in the town of Mariposa, on Mariposa Street, and the other two were served within a few miles ...

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Wildfire Preparedness Day Is May 3

CALIFORNIA – Are you ready for wildfire? The National Fire Protection Association is inviting everyone to participate in their Inaugural Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on Saturday, May 3. Everyone is urged to commit a couple of hours, or the entire day, and watch as your actions positively contribute to reducing your community’s wildfire risk.

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Take Back Drug Event Hailed A Success

MADERA COUNTY – The numbers are in and Sheriff John Anderson says this past weekend’s Take Back Drug event was a great success. On Saturday, Apr. 26, the Sheriff’s Office collected 127 pounds of unwanted drugs. The purpose of the event is to collect unused, unwanted or expired medications and destroy them in a non-hazardous manner, making sure none of ...

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Get To Know The Candidates

OAKHURST – Candidates for the office of Madera County District 5 Supervisor, Auditor/Controller and Assessor will share their views at a public forum on Thursday, May 1, at 6 p.m. at the Oakhurst Elks Lodge. The event is sponsored by the Oakhurst Area Chamber of Commerce and the public is encouraged to attend.

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Wilderness Marijuana Eradicated Near Mariposa

MARIPOSA COUNTY – Late Friday afternoon, Apr. 25, deputies from the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, following up on a tip of a large marijuana grow in the Crown Lead Road area of Coulterville, located and eradicated 11,216 plants. This grow is believed to belong to Mexican Drug Trafficking Organizations that have been operating in the area for some time.

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Yosemite Photo Walk with Colby Brown

YOSEMITE – Renowned photographer Colby Brown will lead a free Photo Walk in Yosemite National Park in celebration of the Park’s 150th Land Grant Anniversary. Brown, who has led photo walks and workshops around the world in destinations including Australia, Iceland and Hawaii, will welcome photographers of all experience levels to participate as he advises and inspires them to capture ...

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Congressman McClintock Town Hall Meeting

OAKHURST – Residents will have a chance to meet their congressman tonight at a Town Hall meeting at Oak Creek Elementary School at 6 p.m. Tom McClintock, congressman from California’s 4th District, will be addressing issues of concern to mountain area residents and answering questions from the audience on Wednesday, Apr. 23. Oak Creek school is located at 49495 Road ...

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Town Hall Meeting In Coarsegold

COARSEGOLD – Supervisor Tom Wheeler will host the next in his series of Town Hall meetings in Coarsegold on Thursday, Apr. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Coarsegold Community Center, 35540 Highway 41. Residents are invited to take this opportunity to get information and ask questions about issues affecting their community and Madera County. The agenda for ...

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