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California Association Of Realtors Reports Mariposa County April 2015 Home Prices up 3.5% Year Over Year

Updated on Sunday at 4:58 A.M. - Daily Area News
Inmate With A Violent Mother Lode Past Paroled

Mariposa Weather for Sunday, May 24, 2015
Warmer today with mostly sunny conditions. Mariposa's high temp tops out around 76 degrees today while the low tonight comes in at 53 degrees. Yosemite/Sierra has a 40% chance of afternoon showers/T-storms turning to 30% during the evening hours. Yesterday's high temp topped out at 66.4 degrees, 6.3 degrees warmer than Friday. The low temp yesterday came in at 49.4 degrees. The SST rain gauge picked up .33" of early evening rain. Monday is looking sunny with a high temp of 80 degrees for Mariposa. Yosemite/Sierra has a 20% chance of showers/T-storms on Monday.
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 Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Provide Updated Trip-planning Information
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Representatives Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) and Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) Say French Camp Outpatient VA Facility One Step Closer to Construction
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Merced Police Find Pound of Cocaine and $17,000 in Traffic Stop
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Merced Police Confiscate Guns and Meth
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Manteca Resident Charged With Sex Trafficking a Minor
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Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) Introduces NEPA Reciprocity Act - Removes Unnecessary Bureaucracy in the Environmental Review Processes
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Mercy Medical Center in Merced Penalized $100,000 by California Department of Public Health
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Shots Fired Call Leads to Discovery of Illegal Marijuana Cultivation Near‪ Madera County‬ Elementary School
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A big thank you to all who served from the staff at the Sierra Sun Times.

Drought Has Yosemite National Park Waterfalls Hitting Peak Early

Nevada County Supervisor Says Cal Fire Isn’t Doing Enough With Fire Fee

Chandra Levy: Man Convicted Of Killing Rep. Gary Condit’s Intern Granted New Trial

Sierra Sun Times Daily Poll

California Senators Boxer and Feinstein voted No on the USA Patriot Act as it failed to pass the Senate 45-54 on Saturday morning. Do you agree with their vote?

Older Poll Questions

During his unofficial filibuster of the Patriot Act yesterday Senator Ron Paul said “I’m not even sure you can argue that we are safer, but people will argue they feel safer." Do you agree we are safer because of the Patriot Act?

No, I do not agree we are safer because of the Patriot Act - 77.8%
Not sure, I agree we are safer because of the Patriot Act - 9.3%
Yes, I agree we are safer because of the Patriot Act - 13%

Total votes: 54
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Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Note: Below 2,000 feet hours are from
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California Mandatory Water Conservation Regulation Goes Into Effect



On July 29, 2014, an emergency regulation to increase conservation practices for all Californians went into effect. The new conservation regulation targets outdoor urban water use. In some areas of the State, 50 percent or more of daily water use is for lawns and outdoor landscaping. This regulation establishes the minimum level of activity that residents, businesses and water suppliers must meet as the drought deepens and will be in effect for 270 days unless extended or repealed.

The regulation, adopted by the State Water Board July 15, and approved by the Office of Administrative Law July 28, mandates minimum actions to conserve water supplies both for this year and into 2015. For more information please visit the Conservation Regulation Portal.

With this regulation, all Californians are expected to stop: washing down driveways and sidewalks; watering of outdoor landscapes that cause excess runoff; using a hose to wash a motor vehicle, unless the hose is fitted with a shut-off nozzle, and using potable water in a fountain or decorative water feature, unless the water is recirculated. The regulation makes an exception for health and safety circumstances.

Larger water suppliers are required to activate their Water Shortage Contingency Plan to a level where outdoor irrigation restrictions are mandatory. In communities where no water shortage contingency plan exists, the regulation requires that water suppliers either limit outdoor irrigation to twice a week or implement other comparable conservation actions. Finally, large urban water suppliers must report water use on a monthly basis to track progress beginning Aug. 15.

Local agencies could ask courts to fine water users up to $500 a day for failure to implement the conservation requirements of the regulation, in addition to their existing authorities and processes. Compliance with prohibitions and water agency restrictions on customer water use will be locally enforced. The State Water Board could initiate enforcement actions against water agencies that don’t comply with the new regulations. Failure to comply with a State Water Board enforcement order by water agencies is subject to up to a $10,000 a day penalty. To report state agency water waste, visit http://www.saveourh2o.org/report-water-waste

Governor Brown has called on all Californians to reduce their water use by 20 percent and prevent water waste – visit SaveOurH2O.org to find out how everyone can do their part, and visit Drought.CA.Gov to learn more about how California is dealing with the effects of the drought.