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Ponderosa Seeks Local Art for 2021 Directory

O’NEALS – Calling all photographers and artists! This is your chance to showcase your work to thousands of people. Ponderosa Telephone Company is on the hunt for the perfect image to grace their 2021 directory cover. The family-owned telecommunications company, which has been in business since 1908, is seeking images that reflect current rural life in the Sierra foothills and ...

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Yosemite Daily Conditions and Weather Report

Starbucks at Yosemite Valley Lodge will be closed today Friday, August 7. Apologies for the inconvenience. 08-07-20 Daily Conditions Report      Weather Report Click on the link for the Trimmer fire press release 08.06.2020_Trimmer Fire – Press Release www.YosemiteThisYear.com

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Supervisor Wheeler Releases Town Hall Zoom Meeting Schedule

MADERA COUNTY MOUNTAIN COMMUNITIES – District 5 Supervisor Tom Wheeler will continue to hold virtual town hall meetings for the foreseeable future. The next virtual Town Hall will be August 27, via zoom, as he, County Staff, and other community partners come together to address and meet the community’s needs. “Engaging with the community and keeping them informed has been ...

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Madera County Reporting 94 New Covid Cases, 4 Additional Deaths

MADERA – The Madera County Department of Public Health is reporting 94 new cases bringing the total number of reported cases to 2,208 as of Aug. 5, 2020 at 4 p.m. There are 976 active cases including 33 Madera County residents hospitalized in Madera County leaving 1,196 recovered including 50 more released from isolation. Two of the 4 additional deaths ...

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Fresno Art Museum: Visit Us Remotely

FRESNO – Can you recognize this scene? In this oversized chalk drawing, Richard Amend has sketched a busy gallery in the Louvre in Paris, France. It illustrates a contemporary woman standing in front of the painting, The Coronation of Napoleon (1807) by Jacques-Louis David. Richard Amend has range and accomplishments within multiple genres of art and design. He has exhibited ...

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Madera County Department of Public Health Creates Webpage to aid Madera County Businesses

MADERA – Madera County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) has developed a webpage specific to Madera County businesses with updates related to COVID-19. In an effort to aid businesses in Madera County the MCDHP  newest resource, covid 19 business, has many business planning tools, including a business checklist poster and links to other useful resources. The California Department of Public Health ...

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County of Madera Small Business Pandemic Assistance Grant

MADERA – The County of Madera Board of Supervisors approved a Small Business Pandemic Assistance Grant program to help support small businesses located in Madera County, including the City of Madera and the City of Chowchilla. “This program affirms the Board’s commitment to use available resources to help ensure businesses in the County see a path to recovery from this ...

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Scams on the Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic Warns BBB

OAKHURST – According to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), one of the most common scams in the US and Canada today involves callers pretending to be government officials, some callers have gone to the extent of claiming that they are representatives from the Social Security Administration or law enforcement officers who threaten individuals with legal consequences if they do not ...

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PG&E Hosting Regional Webinar on Community Wildfire Safety Program

Image of a forest fire.

MADERA — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is hosting a webinar for customers in Fresno, Kern, Madera, and Tulare counties in order to share information regarding its plans for preventing wildfires as well as reducing the impact of Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) events on the community. Topics covered during the webinar will include improvements that PG&E is implementing ...

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