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  1. Pines imperiledRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    Counties in crisis: To date, 10 California counties have been declared "high-hazard areas" and have received funding through the California Disaster Assistance Act to help remove trees killed by bark beetles: Amador Calaveras El Dorado Fresno Kern Madera Mariposa Placer Tulare Tuolumne The remains of fallen trees, covered with sheets of white plastic on the forest floor, looked like corpses in a morgue. It was actually a quarantine.

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  2. SilverTip moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sierra Star

    Mariposa County Board of Supervisors held a meeting Nov. 22 to hear from both the Mariposa County Planning Department and the Yosemite Alpine Community Services District concerning what impact, if any, the easements and infrastructure of the proposed SilverTip Resort in Fish Camp will have for the district. The planning department has said this project will have no impact, while the chairman of YACSD board of directors Richard Ryon strongly disagrees with that assessment.

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  3. Mountain Area restaurants, winery to get prime time showcase Saturday on FOXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Sierra Star

    ... this month, series host Raymond O'Canto said he was excited that the show - which has visited places like Sanger, Mariposa, and Shaver Lake - is able to highlight the hidden gems of Central California. "What I love is that this gives us a voice to ...

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  4. Coast Lines, Nov. 24, 2016: Santa Cruz adjusts community fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... be closed for the duration of the work. From Dec. 12-22, southbound lanes will be closed 24 hours a day between Mariposa Avenue and Broadis Street, with traffic shifted beginning at Lincoln Street on the south end and at Arthur Road at the north ...

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  5. Nursing assistant training program in MariposaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Sierra Star

    The John C. Fremont Healthcare District in Mariposa will offer an eight-week paid Nursing Assistant Training Program starting Feb. 27. A limited number of positions are available for this program which will provide on-the-job training in which trainees are hired as temporary employees at $10 an hour. Upon satisfactory completion of the educational requirements and successfully passing the state's nursing assistant exam, trainees will continue as a JCF employee, and their hourly rate increases to $11.28, the base rate of pay for Level I Certified Nursing Assistants .

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  6. Unlicensed Vallejo diver nabbed after brief car chase Tuesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... speeds up to 60 miles per hour,” Lt. Herman Robinson said. “He turned left onto Fleming Avenue from Mariposa, right into where it dead ends into the sound wall at the I-80 freeway,” he said. “The guys jumps out and flees ...

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  7. Mariposa Storytelling Festival final yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Sierra Star

    ... are unable to cover the cost of producing a nationally recognized Storytelling Festival. And unfortunately, the Mariposa Storytelling Festival, sponsored by the Mariposa County Arts Council, is no exception. After much discussion, we find that we ...

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  8. News Briefs - week of November 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Sierra Star

    ... with berries, information on Winter evergreens, and any questions from attendees. Soroptimist International of Mariposa will hold a two-day Christmas Craft Show 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Dec. 2 and 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Dec. 3 at the Mariposa Fairgrounds. There ...

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  9. Anchor Brewing: How an SF favorite survived ProhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | SFGate

    The Anchor Steam Brewing Company sits at the corner of Mariposa and DeHaro Streets in San Francisco. Photo dated 2010.

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  10. Cal Fire transitions out of peak fire seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Sierra Star

    In some good news for Mountain Area residents, recent rains and cooler temperatures across the region have lowered the threat of wildfires, and Cal Fire's Madera-Mariposa- Merced Unit will transition out of peak fire season Nov. 14. "The 2016 fire season was challenging throughout the state, and the Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit was very successful at suppressing fires and keeping them from becoming large and damaging incidents," said Nancy Koerperich, MMU Chief. "There are many hazards that come from living in an area affected by severe tree mortality and it is important for everyone to continue to remain diligent in their burning operations and follows the guidelines set forth in their area."

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  11. News Briefs for week of November 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Sierra Star

    ... of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the Man of the Year, Woman of the Year, and Business of the Year. Mariposa County is now offering a free recycling program for old mattresses. A program of the national Mattress Recycling Council, ...

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  12. Home heating tips from Cal FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Sierra Star

    Cal Fire is called to many home fires this time of year when the response could have been prevented by simple home heating equipment maintenance procedures. To help reduce the number of home fires the Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit is reminding the public that all home-heating equipment should be inspected.

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  13. Federal Funding To Fight Tree Mortality On Private ForestlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | My Mother Lode

    Property owners 16 Sierra Nevada counties eligible for the program, including Tuolumne, Calaveras, Amador and Mariposa. Non-industrial landowners, with properties at least an acre in size, can apply.

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  14. High finance: Rappellers drop from historic high-rise to raise funds for hospice Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | RecordNET

    ... Valley. It has been serving patients since 1979. The foundation works with patients and families in Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Tuolumne counties. "Our mission is to provide compassion, quality care, education and ...

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  15. Roadwork for October 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Union Democrat

    HIGHWAY 132 - Drainage work will be done on the right shoulder from the Mariposa line to Piney Creek on Oct. 31. HIGHWAY 120 - Right and left shoulder work for grinding and paving beginning at Government Rifle Range to Alkali Creek on Nov. 1. HIGHWAY 120 - Right and left shoulder work for grinding and paving beginning at Mountain Bluff Road to Chinese Camp Railroad Crossing on Nov. 3. HIGHWAY 120 - Full highway closure from Highway 49 to Jacksonville Road for bridge work from Oct. 31 to Nov. 4. HIGHWAY 120 - One-way traffic control from Old Priest Grade Road to the west boundary of Yosemite National Park for tree work from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5. HIGHWAY 108 - One-way traffic control from Chief Fuller Way to Kennedy Meadows for tree work from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5. HIGHWAY 49 - One of three lanes closed to utility potholing from Main Street in San Andreas to Poole Station Road from Oct. 31 to ... (more)

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  16. Ban on burn permits lifted in Madera, Mariposa, Merced countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Sierra Star

    Thanks to recent rainfall, Cal Fire Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit Chief Nancy Koerperich announced Friday that the suspension on burn permits was lifted, allowing residential burning on permissible burn days with a proper permit. "While cooler temperatures have helped to diminish the threat of wildfire, we are still in our fifth year of drought," Cal Fire officials said in a release.

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  17. Arts council seeks veterans to participate in upcoming installationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Sierra Star

    Veterans are invited to display their photographs, stories, and poems on the works of Ehren Tool at a special installation by the Mariposa County Arts Council. The Mariposa County Arts Council is asking veterans and their families, including those from Madera County, to participate and support an upcoming art installation focusing on the experiences of those who have served in the United States military.

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  18. Obituary - Herman SpranzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Sierra Star

    ... Valley for a few years in the late 1970s. He was an AARP volunteer tax preparer and instructor, president of Mariposa Golden Agers, a member of the Mariposa Lutheran Church and the Sierra Edelweiss German-American Club, and a representative for area ...

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  19. Road projects in Victorville, Hesperia expected to be completed by holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... lane from southbound Amargosa onto westbound Bear Valley. The project, which impacts Bear Valley Road from Mariposa Road to 300 feet west of Amargosa Road and Amargosa Road from El Tio Pepe Mexican Restaurant to Applebee's on Restaurant Row, began ...

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  20. Fresno approves downtown revamp that supporters hope will spark a greatest comebackaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... the council: The Downtown Core zone including the Fulton Corridor and the future high-speed rail station planned at Mariposa and H streets. Buildings in that area would be limited to a height of 15 stories, a measure aimed at promoting mid-rise ...

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