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Sierra National Forest Seeks Public Input on Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation State Grant Proposal

CLOVIS — The Sierra National Forest (SNF) is requesting public input for the California 2020/2021 State Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program application cycle. As part of the grant process, the SNF is requesting public comment on the draft applications submitted to the State. This Public feedback will be considered as development of the preliminary grant ...

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Sugar Pine & Cedar Valley Public Lands Stewardship Project

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Fuel Reduction on Public Lands OAKHURST — Yosemite/Sequoia Resource Conservation & Development Council (YSRCDC) is soliciting bids from contractors for the  Sugar Pine & Cedar Valley Public Lands Stewardship Project . YSRCDC is seeking a qualified contractor to create fuel breaks and defensible fuel profile zones through a combination of mechanical treatment and piling, mastication, and hand crews. ...

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Supervisor Wheeler: Town Hall Meeting

NORTH FORK – District 5 Supervisor Tom Wheeler will once again conduct his Town Hall meeting virtually on Thursday March 4th. Join Supervisor Wheeler from 6pm to 8pm via zoom: https://fb.me/e/29Uab49rT Supervisor Wheeler will be holding a job fair prior to the Town Hall. See story here: https://sierranewsonline.com/supervisor-wheeler-holding-virtual-job-fair/ Along with Wheeler and Chief of Staff Bobby Macaulay, present will be County Staff ...

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Supervisor Wheeler Holding Virtual Job Fair

Join the Job Fair to See who is hiring in Madera County. NORTH FORK –  District 5 Supervisor Tom Wheeler is holding a virtual job fair on Thursday March 4th. Join us from 4 pm to 6 pm on zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3266901235. Meeting ID: 326 690 1235 To dial in: 1 (669) 900-9128 There will be representatives from many companies and industries ...

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Prescribed Burn Association Meeting: UCCE Mariposa

MARIPOSA – Fire is a natural part of California’s ecosystem. If used properly, fire can improve the health and resiliency of both forests and rangelands, control weeds, increase species diversity, promote native species, and reduce extreme smoke and damage of catastrophic wildfires. Prescribed fire is increasingly accepted as one of the tools to meet these land management goals. However, the ...

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Vaccine Appointments Now Available in Oakhurst

BREAKING NEWS – Vaccine appointments are available in Oakhurst and Madera. Appointments are limited and are on a first come first serve basis so do not hesitate. Follow this link to answer the questionnaire and sign up. www.maderacounty.com/covid19vaccine If you are need of additional help call 311.

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Visions of Self makes its online debut in celebration of Women’s History Month.

OAKHURST, CA. – March is Women’s History Month, and in celebration, Yosemite Sierra Artists presents an exciting, new, all-female show. Visions of Self will portray both the internal and external landscapes of women’s lives. Some of the images will be literal self-portraits; some will be imaginative representations of emotion, environment, and aspects of women’s daily lives. The show is the ...

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Mandatory 11-Digit Dialing coming to the 209 Area Code

MARIPOSA – In preparation for the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) adoption of 988 as the new three- digit number to be used nationwide to reach the National Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Lifeline, starting July 16, 2022, 11-digit dialing is being implemented. However, customers must continue to dial 1-800-273-TALK to reach the Mental Health Crisis Lifeline until July 16, ...

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Valley Children’s Clinical Teams Reach Milestone for Patient Safety

MADERA  – Valley Children’s commitment to providing the safest patient care is central to clinical operations – and clinical teams have reached an important milestone of 12 months without a single central line-associated blood stream infection (CLABSI). “This accomplishment was achieved after a decade-long commitment to eliminating this harm to our patients. This was possible because of a dedicated team ...

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Central Sierra Foothills Wind Advisory in Effect From 10pm Saturday to 10am Sunday

NORTH FORK – The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Central Sierra Foothills, including the cities of Coarsegold, Oakhurst, Squaw Valley, Auberry, North Fork, Mariposa, Devils Postpile, Florence Lake, Lake Thomas Edison, Tuolumne Meadows, Bass Lake, Fish Camp, Wawona, Lake Wishon, Huntington Lake, Shaver Lake and Lodgepole. Expect northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts around ...

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