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Open Houses to Gather Feedback on Solid Waste Study

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MADERA COUNTY — Madera County officials will be holding two open house-style public engagement events as part of the comprehensive solid waste management study currently underway. They invite residents, businesses, community groups, and others to participate in these events. Open House #1 Wednesday, July 19, 2023, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Madera County Government Center | 200 West 4th Street, ...

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Local Amateur Radio Club Announces Annual Field Day Event

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OAKHURST — The most popular amateur radio event in the United States and Canada is the American Radio Relay League’s (ARRL) Annual Field Day being held nationally this year in both countries during the fourth weekend in June. Date & Time: From Saturday, June 24, at 11:00 a.m. until noon on Sunday, June 25. This year, the local Mountain Amateur ...

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Now Playing at Yosemite Cinema: June 16th – 22nd

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Movie Showtimes for Friday, June 16th – Thursday, June 22nd Yosemite VR shows begin at 11:45 a.m. daily. Remember, you can always check movie times and purchase tickets in advance at Yosemite Cinema or on the Yosemite Cinema App. Yosemite Cinema has loads of fun stuff happening at the cinema! They have their summer BINGO, Tuesday Summer Movies at 9:30 a.m., and this ...

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Rookie of the Year Jones Heads to National Rodeo Finals

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FRESNO — Fresno State freshman Tyler Jones looks to continue the Bulldoggers club rodeo team’s tradition at the College National Finals Rodeo when he competes in team roping in the header position at this year’s event, June 11 to June 17 in Casper, Wyoming. Jones, an agricultural business major, earned his bid thanks to a third-place region ranking based on his ...

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Chukchansi Gold Named Best Casino in Central California

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COARSEGOLD — For the 16th year, Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino has been named Best Casino by the Fresno Bee’s Best of Central California’s People’s Choice Awards. The resort also took home the highest honors in a multitude of categories including Best Hotel and Lodging, Best Steakhouse, Best Italian Restaurant, Best Sushi Restaurant and Best Place to Work in addition ...

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Tony Furtado Returning to Coolwater Ranch for Concert

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AHWAHNEE — Returning to Coolwater Ranch, Tony Furtado will bring his Americana music par excellence back to Coolwater. Passes are available now at The Cat’s Meow and at Mountain Feed & Nursery. Soft drinks, coffee and light fair are available at no charge. This will be another awesome Coolwater concert, so don’t miss it! We’ll see you there! Date & ...

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Oakhurst Hand Drum Club Meeting Coming Soon

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OAKHURST — If you play, or are interesting in playing conga, bongos, djelbe, handpan, steel tongue, remo, Native American, daf, cajon, tabla, bodhran, pederio, bendir, Tambourine, or even on of your own creations, then visit the Oakhurst Hand Drum Club (OHDC). They will be meeting in the patio area between Pizza Factory and The Cool Bean Cafe in Oakhurst. Date & ...

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Hikes for History: Camp Sierra to Big Creek Canyon

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SHAVER LAKE — Break out your hiking boots, everyone! Jim Gregory, a fourth-generation cabin owner at Camp Sierra, will be leading the parade from Camp Sierra to Big Creek Canyon along the Potholes Trail. The hike starts at the parking area of Camp Sierra and to the right of Abednego Cabin. The trail meanders down to the bottom of the ...

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Exciting Musical Events Around Town This Weekend

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MOUNTAIN COMMUNITIES — Get out your dancing shoes cause it’s time to party! There’s live music (and lots of great food and drink) happening all over the mountain this weekend! Just take a look at what’s coming up on the musical horizon! Music on the Green Presents The T-Hawks and Scott Patrick On Friday, June 16, 2023, at 7:00 p.m., ...

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Movie Night on the Water at Bass Lake Featuring “Hook”

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BASS LAKE — Bring your boat or your float for the the season’s first “Movie on the Water” at Miller’s Landing Resort! The first movie of the season will be “Hook” starring Robin Williams and Dustin Hoffman. Movie will start just before dusk (approximately 8:30 p.m.). Click here for more information on the Summer events at Miller’s Landing Resort. Date & ...

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