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CHP report of fire 222&41? ... See MoreSee Less

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Any updates on Justin Hoskins? ... See MoreSee Less

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Lindsey NagelI really hope he is found soon! :(1   ·  2 hours ago

Denise DaviesHe has been found6   ·  2 hours ago

Noëlle AndersenThank god he ok?1   ·  2 hours ago

Lindsey NagelWhere? When?2   ·  2 hours ago

Ruth ReidThank god!!!1   ·  2 hours ago

Shea-Lynn ThomasLeticia Hallett2 hours ago

Denise DaviesDon't know of his condition. Do know he is currently in the hostipal2   ·  1 hour ago

Cova McNallyHe's found...Thank the Lord...wutt happened Denise Davies2   ·  1 hour ago

Monica LuceroI'm glad he is found...1   ·  1 hour ago

Hilary Chambers.1 hour ago

Cova McNallyBrandy Martin1 hour ago

Summer VickersIs he ok?1 hour ago

Denise DaviesCova McNally not sure but he is in stable condition and cannot have visitors. Sending prayer5   ·  1 hour ago

Lindsay AdlerGreat news. :)52 minutes ago

Mathew SandsFYI there is already a thread on this. Please reply to an existing thread as opposed to creating a new thread in this group when possible. Thanks.1   ·  36 minutes ago

Noëlle AndersenYes matt there is but they didnt have an update of him being found so i asked for an update1   ·  31 minutes ago

Mathew SandsYes... in the future please ask for an update in the thread that already exists. :)1   ·  30 minutes ago

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Posted 2 hours ago

After reading a post about the Broken Bit, a few of us were talking about it being haunted. I cannot find the post to invite the ladies that were saying they had experiences there. I created a group where we can share stories and form get togethers called Haunted EMC. If you know the ladies I am talking about, please let them know. One was named Angie I believe. Feel free to join if you are interested and share with others you believe would be interested! ... See MoreSee Less

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Melissa CourtneyI so wish the cpunty would allow the broken bit back in business1   ·  2 hours ago

Melissa CourtneyThats is such an amazing piecr of history1   ·  2 hours ago

Becca MaxwellI wish I knew more about it! I love learning the history of our little towns! All I really know about the Broken Bit is that there are mines around it.1   ·  2 hours ago

Kara Lynne ShearerBecca maxwell I requested to join. Looks like fun2 hours ago

Deniece BusseAll I can tell you is that I walked in trying to discern if I could write insurance on the building and couldn't wait to get out. it was so freaky and uncomfortable just to be in there. Haunted. yes something like that2 hours ago

Tammi KudraKarin Karrin Luce1 hour ago

Spencer MacPhailThere's no reason for it to be haunted the death stories that revolve around that place are all fiction.1 hour ago

Nina Leein the 50's My Dad would take us there for dinner. It was awesome1   ·  1 hour ago

Tammi KudraSometimes its not the building its the land that's haunted.3   ·  1 hour ago

Leann Marie Hamby-LopezThe land it's self it probably haunted.1   ·  1 hour ago

Becca MaxwellExactly, it isn't always the building. I believe energy can attach to many different things1 hour ago

Tammi KudraPerfect example is Raymond. That little town is a portal for spirits.1   ·  1 hour ago

Becca MaxwellYes! I forgot about Raymond! I will add that to the description. I have heard a LOT about the fire house there1 hour ago

Tammi KudraI've investigated the fire house and the Raymond store plus the house behind it several times. The craziest was the room above the store. Will never forget that. It was so cool.3   ·  1 hour ago

Judi PriceHave any of you talked to anyone attached to the Golden Chain Theatre in Oakhurst - I could tell you stories about there - all wonderful but still a little spooky!!3   ·  41 minutes ago

Kara Lynne ShearerJudi Price you should join the group and share!! I'd love to hear2   ·  38 minutes ago

Judi PriceI'd love to - have to admit I have a fascination with the broken bit!1   ·  37 minutes ago

Becca MaxwellI hung out there during an investigation and loved it. I used to perform there and the wardrobe room and dressing rooms always freaked me out1   ·  37 minutes ago

Judi PriceBackstage was always interesting - met many a ghost there! I was stage manager and backstage manager there for quite a few years.2   ·  36 minutes ago

Becca MaxwellI hated walking down the hallway towards the green room in the dark! I never got scared back stage but there was always too much of our energy to feel anything.1   ·  32 minutes ago

Spencer MacPhailI participated in a seance at the Golden Chain Theater. I never saw such a group of freaked out people, everyone there saw the spirits going through the group of us at the table. I never saw a place empty out so fast in my life. A plurality of the people sitting at that table are now dead by their own hand.15 minutes ago

Kara Lynne Shearer^^Whaaaatttt??10 minutes ago

Tammi Kudrawth5 minutes ago

Spencer MacPhailThis was around 2000 I can't remember the exact year. I think they were doing the Doc Vincent historical drama at the time.4 minutes ago

Tammi KudraI'm afraid of seances and ouija boards2 minutes ago

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Posted 2 hours ago

ENJOY MAKING MUSIC WITH THE OAKHURST COMMUNITY BIG BAND under the direction of Randy Hyatt and Pat Mierkey. Bring your horn/instrument/talent and come join the FUN!!! We practice every Monday evening 6:30-8:30 at the YHS Band room. You'll love it...it's a great band! So come one and all and join the fun. Doesn't matter if you are young or old or haven't played in years. First practice is Sept. 15. Come check it out. For information call (559)683-4273. ... See MoreSee Less

Posted 3 hours ago

Where is the best place to go to get my hair cut and highlights? ... See MoreSee Less

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Martha Maja MedinaLisa @Rumors.2   ·  3 hours ago

Chris WipffTina, A Village Hair & Nails, Coarsegold.4   ·  3 hours ago

Jennifer LincolnLisa Schwinden at rumors is amazing. Always does a perfect job and really listens to what you want! Just had my hair done in Friday and I love it!! She is a lot of fun too!!3   ·  3 hours ago

Theresa Kraemerfollowing3 hours ago

Melissa CourtneyTara Carter in Coarsegold2 hours ago

Whitney JurasLisa at rumors!2   ·  2 hours ago

Nea DealJennifer Piccolotti at Oakhurst Beauty Supply.2 hours ago

Courtney CaraWhere is rumors?57 minutes ago

Kimberly VinsonIn the shopping center just past where Social Services and WIC are.1   ·  20 minutes ago

Courtney CaraThank you2 minutes ago

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Posted 7 hours ago

Miami Mountain Volunteer Fire Lookout is located in the Sierra National Forest, Bass Lake Ranger District, North Fork, California. The tower is located on the Mariposa/Madera County Line West of State Highway 49 in California. The tower can be accessed by hiking and biking the 2.5 miles from the parking area near the state highway. The tower also looks over part of Yosemite National Park. Please observe fire precautions when smoking while going to and from the tower. Check with the USFS about what regulations are in force for the time you are in the area. More information can be found at fire-lookouts.org. Enjoy!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Gary LeeThats the one...3 hours ago

Dale LewisDon't forget camera3 hours ago

Steve DonnellyThis was a Miami fire truck3   ·  3 hours ago

Maureen WallingHappy to see you're still working it Rich!50 minutes ago

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Posted 15 hours ago

Beginning fire on hwy 41 near blackhawk lodge. Thought I'd share. ... See MoreSee Less

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Posted 17 hours ago

Large Australian Shep seen in Quail Ridge area w/E collar. No phone number. Anyone? ... See MoreSee Less

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Jennifer SnyderHe won't leave our property. Any idea where to take him?17 hours ago

Mathew SandsIf he looks well fed and he doesnt look injured, I'd leave him alone. He'll probably find his way home.2   ·  16 hours ago

Willa MorganID tags are so cheap either in town or on line. I always get the metal ones just because they last forever.Our dog never leaves my property but just in case he ever did they know where he belongs.2   ·  11 hours ago

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Posted 17 hours ago

Karen Weaver shared Jo-Hanna Morris's status update.
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Jo-Hanna Morris
***** FIRE ON SOUTH BOUND SIDE OF 41 RIGHT BEFORE BLACK HAWK LODGE!!!**** Everyone slow down, It was already trying to jump 41 when I went through right now, No Fire trucks on scene yet!!!
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Michael GaynorVEG FIRE MMU OAKHURST Incident: 00764 Type: Report of Fire Location: SR41 / Road 207 Loc Desc: SR41 JSO ROAD 207 Lat/Lon: 37.151344 -119.731556 Detail Information 6:04 PM 7 [46] C57-500A WILL BE SHUTTING DOWN SB TRAFFIC NOW / WILL SHUT NB TRAFF TEMP 6:01 PM 6 [43] [Notification] [CHP]-RP SAID JNO THE CHP UNIT THERE IS A STALLED WHI PK 5:56 PM 5 [35] 1039 CDF 5:56 PM 4 [34] C57-500A WILL BE JSO RD 207 5:54 PM 3 [20] FIRE IS COMING OUT INTO THE RDWY PER ANOTHER CALLER 5:53 PM 2 [18] [Notification] [CHP]-PER ANOTHER CALLER THE SB TRF HAS STOPPED BECAUSE OF THE FIRE 5:51 PM 1 [4] [1] 1039 CALFIRE // FIRE STARTING ON R/S17 hours ago

Michael Gaynorword is its contained now4   ·  17 hours ago

Bud AshworthThank god it's contained now !2   ·  17 hours ago

Diane N Clyde DericksonI thought the post I was reading was new..guess I was a little behind. Great job again firefighters!!4   ·  17 hours ago

Liza CaraconceaThe credit for this fire going out quickly is the fire fighters and the man with a shovel in the fire itself trying to put it out. He did amazing. He was working hard before anyone showed up. We were stuck in the middle with flames next to our car watching this man try and save his mountain home. Kudos and praise to the man (whoever he was)12   ·  16 hours ago

Devon Michelle Perryplease tell me it is out and safe!!!! I am in the bay area at work.. and my s.o. is at work in Fresno16 hours ago

Liza CaraconceaIt's out16 hours ago

Kristin HillermanThank you Liza Caraconcea for the nice compliment! That was our 16 year old son fighting that fire! (we lease that land for our cattle)6   ·  15 hours ago

Liza CaraconceaKristin Hillerman he did an awesome job and if it wasn't for him the fire would have been out of control. Sadly people like your son go unrecognized and I couldn't hold this one in. He kept my car, children, and I from being hit by the fire. HES AWESOME!!!!!! Please let him know my kids were amazed at how well he did. You have an awesome son7   ·  15 hours ago

Kristin HillermanAhh, thanks! (we think he and his older brother are pretty awesome too!) I will let him know what you said, and thanks again :)4   ·  15 hours ago

Liza CaraconceaKristin Hillerman our family says thank you2   ·  15 hours ago

Charles MayesTHE HILLERMANS ARE THE BOMB !!!!6   ·  14 hours ago

Kristin Hillermanthank you Chuck! :) we think you and your family are pretty great too!2   ·  14 hours ago

Charles MayesXoxoxox2   ·  14 hours ago

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Posted 17 hours ago

** Vegetation fire on Highway 41 at Rd 207 near Blackhawk Lodge. Traffic control in place. Expect delays** ... See MoreSee Less

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Sierra News OnlineOne way traffic control still in place. Cal Fire advices 20-30 minutes to reopen both lanes. So about 7 p.m. it should be clear.11   ·  17 hours ago

Donna Holderman SpillaneAt Bible Storyland not Blackhawk...and its out Thanks to Firemen and CHP officer who was there first with his fire extinguisher :)18   ·  16 hours ago

Sherri SmithStill smelling smoky, even in Oakhurst--or is that another one?1   ·  15 hours ago

Judy FagentIs it out?1   ·  16 hours ago

Brian ErvinWe get these little ones on 41 every year14 hours ago

Denise Darby VolpettiAndrew & I were on our way home from Fresno and got stuck in traffic. At first we thought it was another accident, thank god it wasn't. They were quick to put it out, didn't look like too much burned. :)15 hours ago

Georgia SperlingOMG again!!16 hours ago

Sami JayeDennis Mallorga look how fast it got up?17 hours ago

Krista WashburnThanks for the update1   ·  17 hours ago

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Posted 17 hours ago

Hello to my Oakhurst & North Fork friends.my lease is up at my apt here in Fresno in January. I'm really missing the hills but most of all my son & his family in North Fork. I'm seriously thinking of moving back up but Social Security isn't paying me much or even enough for rent sence I'm not 65 yet anywhere that I'd feel safe in. IV only been here in the valley 2 years but really missing the mts & family. So what I'm asking is if anyone has or knows of a studio or an empty mother in law quarters or a small place to be care takers of in Oakhurst, Bass Lake , or North Fork I would love to know about please. My son is Justin DeMasters of N.F. he works for North Fork Pump. If you have any info please contact me on fb or my email. joaniekennedy53@yahoo.com Thank You So very much... ... See MoreSee Less

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Shea-Lynn ThomasApartments above the pizza factory in North Fork. $500.00 per month I believe. I lived there when Kessler was born, they aren't bad.3   ·  17 hours ago

Joan KennedyI don't think ssi will be giving me enough for that it's a long story iv been disabled since08. But took a large settlement from workman's comp it's all gone now but ssi is pentleizing me sort of till I'm 65.i won't know how much till 1st of the year...:-(17 hours ago

Jacque PrinceJoan if you join the mountain Real estate sight, they always have a lot of rentals on there and some that are very affordable1   ·  17 hours ago

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Posted 19 hours ago

does any one know when the wine & chocolate festival will be this year? isn't it usually the first or second weekend in october? ... See MoreSee Less

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John Lassos3   ·  19 hours ago

Michelle Pharis Frasherthank you, john lassos.1   ·  13 hours ago

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Posted 19 hours ago

Hi mountain friends!!!
I am teaching art at wasuma school and I need spray paint for one of our projects...
Please look through your garage and donate...
Even if it is just a partially full can...
Anything will be gratefully accepted !
Love
Miz rivka
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Patricia MartinWhere would we drop it off?1   ·  18 hours ago

Rivka Schaffnerat wasuma office please drop off for ms bonds class Or I can meet you in town this coming week Patricia !!!!2   ·  16 hours ago

Samantha Marie MahoneyMiz Rivka Schaffner I love this saying. You were the only teacher that taught me the way I needed to understand art. Before I took your class I liked art, then I took your class and you made me love art and to get into it and just draw what you feel. And now till this day I still love art and it been over 6 years since I've taken your class. You are the best art teacher, thank you for showing me the meaning behind art :)3   ·  4 hours ago

Rivka SchaffnerHere is a little something for you Samantha Marie Mahoney ❤️ Miz rivka2 hours ago

Samantha Marie MahoneyAw my favorite piece of all time!!! Thank you Miz Rivka Schaffner !!1   ·  1 hour ago

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Posted 21 hours ago

When is The Forks closing this year? I think I heard it was earlier than usual. ... See MoreSee Less

Khris Brant30 days from yesterday. Was in there getting a burger yesterday.21 hours ago

Chris WipffThanks! Gotta go!1   ·  21 hours ago

Carol AndersonSept281   ·  21 hours ago

Brandi Kaye JonesSeptember 28 I work there1   ·  19 hours ago

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Posted 23 hours ago

Happening now: YHS boys basketball parking cars and selling tri-tip! ... See MoreSee Less

Parking at the Coarsegold Peddlers Fair. Come support Yosemite boys basketball!. Don't forget about the tri-tip sandwiches!!

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Michelle Pharis Frasherhad the tritip sandwich with grilled onions & peppers today and it was delicious!19 hours ago

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Posted 23 hours ago

Looks like a good time was had by all last night at Miller's Landing Bass Lake ... See MoreSee Less

Great night celebrating our awesome firefighters!

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Stephanie HowellMiller's are beautiful people. Inside and out.2   ·  21 hours ago

Cynthia M. Muzquiz-CapuchinoFABULOUS food, awesome ambiance, and catching up with recent NFSCHOOL retirees and and our friendly locals. AUGIE & Cindy1   ·  22 hours ago

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Posted 1 day ago

It's Labor Day weekend, be careful out there! ... See MoreSee Less

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Conan CocallasWhen was this?1 day ago

Patricia A. O'NeillNow on 41.1 day ago

Jacque PrincePrayers they are ok.1 day ago

Willa MorganScary for sure and I need to go to Oakhurst today or tomorrow. Not to say this can't happen anywhere.1 day ago

Sharon RegertWow, hope they are okay1 day ago

Pamela RankGeez... And it's early.1 day ago

Martha Parmentier-VanamanI think everyone is basically ok. An ambulance come but only had lights on, no siren.1   ·  1 day ago

Tammi KudraYea to early for that.1 day ago

Jeff ColbernWhich one was leaving The Dirty Donkey?1 day ago

Dale LewisThe Dirty Donky's at 41&49? Incident: 00208 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: Sr41 / Sr49 Loc Desc: IFO VALLERO Lat/Lon: 37.331117 -119.655526 Detail Information 9:47 AM 11 [24] A57-502 98 SCENE / 1181 - HEAD ON 2 VEHS - ENRT TO BULLDOG W/180S 9:31 AM 10 [23] SVS ENTRY TOWED/STORED VEHICLE LIC/4XHY433 LIS/CA LIY/2015 LIT/PC 2000 INFI I30 4D BLK VIN/JNKCA31A4YT203372 ORI/CA0209956 OCA/208A14214 FCN/3151424301616 DOT/20140831 MIS/BULLDOG TOW 559-683-3990 / 22651 G NOA/N ENT/ON CALIF FILE ONLY 9:30 AM 9 [21] SVS ENTRY TOWED/STORED VEHICLE LIC/7X27660 LIS/CA LIY/2015 LIT/CO 2005 TOYT TAC PK GLD VIN/5TEJU62N05Z126256 ORI/CA0209956 OCA/208A14214 FCN/3151424301611 DOT/20140831 MIS/BULLDOG TOW 559-683-3990 / 22651 G NOA/N ENT/ON CALIF FILE ONLY 9:28 AM 8 [19] A57-502 BLK I30 FOR G / GLD TAC FOR G 9:13 AM 7 [11] A57-502 RDWY OPE 8:37 AM 6 [10] 1039 BULLDOG 8:37 AM 5 [9] A57-502 ROLL BULLDOG 8:27 AM 4 [6] 1039 CALFIRE 8:26 AM 3 [3] 1039 EMS 8:26 AM 2 [2] BLK INFINTY VS TAN SUV 8:25 AM 1 [1] 2 VEHS 11251 day ago

Todd RarickLooked like a Valero Bolero.1   ·  1 day ago

Patricia MartinThe dirty donkey is next to the Valero...2   ·  1 day ago

Jacque PrinceWell it being in the parking lot of the Dirty Donkey, might say something2   ·  1 day ago

Martha Parmentier-VanamanNo, it's in the middle of the street.2   ·  1 day ago

Shannon Spencer Brattona head on in town and looks like a hard hit can't believe this, speed limit is only 35 and that is a lot a damage for that speed4   ·  1 day ago

Martha Parmentier-VanamanI wonder if one of the drivers had a medical situation...1   ·  1 day ago

Willa MorganThat could be Martha.1   ·  1 day ago

Steve Schermerhorn Sr.Looks like the Demolition Derby in Mariposa last night....!4   ·  24 hours ago

Michael BonnelThey were talking to each other on the cell phones wondering where they were. They are husband and wife.........2   ·  22 hours ago

David ArienDAMN!!20 hours ago

David ArienDerby! Ha ha :-)20 hours ago

Michael BonnelThere is no such thing as an accident when it comes to this. Accidents cannot be prevented! These are called "mishaps"......mishaps are actions caused by human error , unsafe actions , and lack of concentration ,and can be prevented.Why must these wrecks and crashes be called accidents? Can anyone explain this to me?17 hours ago

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