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Cal Fire Conducting Prescribed Burn November 1st

AHWAHNEE–The Cal Fire Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit will be conducting a vegetation management burn on Wednesday, November 1st, 2023. The burn will take place of Road 619 in Ahwahnee and will consist of annual grass, oak woodland, and heavy brush totaling about 601 acres. Smoke will be visible throughout the day. The management fire will be used to reduce noxious weeds and ...

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Celebration of Life for Norma Rogers Local Business Owner and Artist

Norma Rogers passed away at age 91 in July of this year. She was a business owner and artist. Norma was born in Pleasant Hill Michigan. She graduated from the University of Michigan where she met and married her husband, John Rogers. Shortly after graduating the young couple moved to Santa Monica, California where their first daughter Carol was born. ...

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Celebration of Life for Dr. Roger Murphy

Roger Anthony Murphy May 31, 1941 – August 21, 2023 Roger Anthony Murphy was born May 31st, 1941. He met his future wife and life partner, Naomi Ebbin, at Spring Valley High School in upstate New York. They married in September 1965 and he graduated from University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School in May 1966. In 1968 they drove west to ...

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Celebration of Life for JoAn Marie Morris Foster

JoAn Marie Morris Foster June 04, 1939 – August 23, 2023 JoAn Marie Morris Foster of Ahwahnee California, age 84, passed on Wednesday, August 23, 2023, at Saint Agnes Hospital in Fresno, California. JoAn was born June 04, 1939, in Los Angeles, California. She was the middle child of 5. She Graduated Sierra High School in Tollhouse, California in 1957 ...

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The EMCSPCA Animal Care & Adoption Center has Great News!

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AHWAHNEE — In the first six months of operation, the EMCSPCA Animal Care and Adoption Center has placed 90% of relinquished cats and 81% of relinquished dogs in their new forever homes! The national shelter placement average is sadly only 29% for cats and 44% for dogs. They have their wonderful volunteers and staff to thank for their success. Every ...

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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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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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Free BBQ for Veterans at The Grove Church in Ahwahnee

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AHWAHNEE — Get ready for some great BBQ, everyone! The Grove Church in Ahwahnee is hosting a free BBQ for all Veterans and their families this Saturday. Now’s your chance to come on out and thank a Veteran for all their hard work and sacrifice. And get a mouth-watering plate of BBQ while you’re at it! We’ll see you there! ...

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Helping One Woman Oakhurst to Celebrate Tania Reed

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AHWAHNEE — Join Helping One Woman Oakhurst when they celebrate the May Recipient, Tania Reed. Tania is lovingly sponsored by Jessica Reed & Molly LaBaer Taylor. ♥ This month’s Helping One Woman (HOW) recipient is Tania Reed and her HOW dinner will be Wednesday, May 17th at 6 p.m. at The Hitchin’ Post in Ahwahnee. See map below. When: Wednesday, May 17th ...

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YGPBC to Assist With Prescribed Pile Burn at EMCSPCA

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AHWAHNEE — The Yosemite Gateway Prescribed Burn Cooperative (YGPBC) is coming together to assist our local non-profit, Eastern Madera County SPCA. The YGPBC is excited to be gathering to conduct a prescribed brushing and pile burn on the Eastern Madera County SPCA property adjacent to the animal care center building in Ahwahnee. The goal is to clear hazardous fuel and debris ...

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