Stories related to: mariposa county
July 19, 2017
Evacuation orders were issued for the town of Coulterville due to the Detwiler Fire burning in the rugged mountains of Mariposa County outside of Yosemite National Park, which has scorched 45,724 acres and is 7 percent contained.
July 18, 2017 | Rich Ibarra
Heavy smoke from several wildfires is drifting across the Central Valley and the foothills. Warnings are out for people to take precautions if they see or smell smoke.
March 22, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
In Mariposa County, lenders are telling some people they need flood insurance even though they don't. Meanwhile, other people who want flood insurance can't find it.
September 15, 2016
The Old Fire continues to burn at 150 acres but is now 70 percent contained, according to the U.S. Forest Service in Stanislaus County.
June 18, 2014 | Bob Moffitt
Caltrans says traffic lanes in the FIX 50 road construction project will open again tonight. The contractor says a growing trend in the construction industry could do away with some of the big changes that were made to the project post-design phase.
May 28, 2014 | Marianne Russ
Five firefighters have been injured in a Central California wildfire that has burned through more than 1,300 acres in two days.
May 27, 2014
UPDATE: Officials said the Hunters Fire has now burned 1,300 acres.