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North Fork Rancheria Mono Indians
Chief Financial Officer

Full-Time, Exempt Employee
Salary: $58,562 - $91,255 (DOE)

Closing Date: July 17 at 5:00 p.m.

ICWA Representative

Full-Time, Non-exempt Employee
Salary: $39,179 - $56,406 (DOE)

Closing Date: July 24 at 5:00 p.m.

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Closing Date: July 31 at 5:00 p.m.
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Mariposa County Senior News

Senior Center Menu & Activities Schedule for July

Mariposa SPCA Closed for 4th of July Holiday

Mariposa County Real Estate
California Association Of Realtors May 2015 Pending Home Sales Finds 18% of Homes Sales in Mariposa County Were Distressed Properties

Updated on Saturday at 2:17 A.M. - Daily Area News
Congressman McClintock hosts town hall

Mariposa Weather for Saturday, July 4, 2015
Mostly sunny and very warm today with a high temp of around 94 degrees for Mariposa while the low tonight comes in at 68 degrees. Yosemite/Sierra has a 30% chance of afternoon/evening showers/T-storms today. Yesterday's high temp topped out at 94.9 degrees, 1.5 degrees warmer than Thursday. The afternoon humidity level came in at 20% yesterday (5% lower than Thursday). The low temp yesterday came in at 69.3 degrees. Sunday will also be very warm in Mariposa as the high temp is forecast at 93 degrees with sunny skies. A chance of afternoon/evening showers/T-storms continue through Sunday for Yosemite/Sierra.
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 Fresno State’s Craig School of Business June 2015 Valley Economic Index Shows Manufacturers Adding Jobs
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Merced County Announces Fourth of July DUI Campaign, ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’

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California Assembly Member Kristin Olsen (R-Modesto) Honors Captain Cynthia Jones as the 12th Assembly District 2015 Veteran of the Year
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UC Merced Climate Scientist Aims to Change National Dialogue, One Story at a Time
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Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen's (R-Modesto) Education Bills Pass Senate Committees
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Modesto Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $316,000 of Government Property from the Tracy DLA Depot
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Merced Police Respond to Multiple Vehicle Fires

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July 1, 2015
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Happy 4th of July!

Terry Rozelle captured this patriotic sunset image on the evening of July 3, 2015 in Mariposa County.

Thanks for sharing the photo Terry.


Tragic week on Bass Lake: Friends and family remember Kyle Farr

Safety in Mind for Many at Bass Lake, Following Two Deadly Boating Accidents in One Week

Tex McDonald has been released from jail

Yosemite Park Ranger Inspires Co-workers, Greets Visitors

Sierra Sun Times Daily Poll

Former California Assemblyman Tim Donnelly has filed a Referendum to Overturn SB277 - Public Health Vaccinations. Should Californians be allowed to vote on overturning SB277 - Public Health Vaccinations?

No, Californians should not be allowed to vote on overturning SB277 - Public Health Vaccinations - 55.3%
Not sure, Californians should be allowed to vote on overturning SB277 - Public Health Vaccinations - 0%
Yes, Californians should be allowed to vote on overturning SB277 - Public Health Vaccinations - 44.7%

Total votes: 47
The voting for this poll has ended

Older Poll Questions

CA. Senate Republicans have introduced two measures to fix the state's roads using existing revenues. Do you believe the roads in California can be fixed without any fee/tax increases?

No, I do not believe the roads in California can be fixed without any fee/tax increases - 25.4%
Not sure, I believe the roads in California can be fixed without any fee/tax increases - 4.5%
Yes, I believe the roads in California can be fixed without any fee/tax increases - 70.1%

Total votes: 67
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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.