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Wildlife Rescue At Children’s Museum

OAKHURST – The Children’s Museum of the Sierra is holding a special event for animal lovers on Saturday, June 8 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. All ages of kids are invited to attend the morning program featuring experts from the Fresno Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation Service. Organizers promise a fun and informative look at some of the beautiful creatures with ...

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Watch Minarets Graduation Ceremony Online

O’NEALS – For anyone wishing to watch tonight’s graduation ceremonies at Minarets High School, but are unable to attend, you will be able to watch on live streaming video. The ceremonies will be available for viewing from 7 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, June 6.

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Visitors Center Livens Up Downtown North Fork

NORTH FORK – When Chamber of Commerce president Scott Marsh organized an Economic Development Forum in September 2012, one of the things born out of that event was the North Fork Visitors Center. Dan Cunning, CEO of the Yosemite Sierra Visitors Bureau (YSVB) and North Fork resident, committed at that meeting to provide whatever training and funding was necessary to ...

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Minarets Senior Excels In Speech Competition

O’NEALS – This past February, 17-year-old Breanna Cairns participated in the Lions Club Student Speaker Contest in North Fork. It was the first of five straight wins for the Minarets High School senior. Breanna become the first student from North Fork to advance past the 3rd level in the annual competition, and on June 1, she traveled to Torrance, Ca, ...

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Grads Zip Through The Trees At 40 MPH

CALVIN CREST – Many words describe the joy of zip lining, like invigorating, thrilling and spectacular, to name a few. One word we don’t hear is transformative. The experience can be moving… moving as much as 40 mph as high as 100 feet in the air. Thus was the case when a group of Yosemite High School students hiked into ...

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Doors Open Monday At "Branches Books & Gifts"

OAKHURST – To say people are excited about the new shop Branches Books and Gifts opening in Junction Plaza Center at 9 a.m. on Monday, June 3, would be putting it mildly. So fond are we of books and the excitement and positive view of our economic outlook, that when we got a quick preview today, it was all we ...

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Center For Harmony Open House Saturday

NORTH FORK – Center for Harmony invites the community to a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Saturday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at their storefront in downtown North Fork. Owner/operator Angel Lepley Killian of Touched By An Angel Massage has been in business for nearly 16 years, and has been sharing space with Diane “Dee Dee” Black Ortmann for ...

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Yosemite Tour Company Earns Award

OAKHURST – Discover Yosemite, a tour company specializing in guided excursions to Yosemite and surrounding attractions, was honored with the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. “I got the email from Trip Advisor this morning ...

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Ponderosa Internet Problems Tied To Modem

NORTH FORK – Some residents who have Ponderosa Internet have been experiencing problems connecting to email and the web over the weekend. It seems that a particular modem is the culprit, and they will help you get back online if you give them a call. Ponderosa has posted this item on their website:

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