Mariposa County

Black Bear

Man Fights Off Black Bear Attack On His Porch In Mariposa County

A 67-year-old man fought off a black bear that attacked him on his porch Thursday as the state sees an uptick in encounters, likely a result of California’s relentless drought that’s sending bears into populated areas to forage for food, officials said.


Fresh snow in the Sierra (CBS)

There Are Too Many Trees In California Soaking Up Much Needed Water, UC Berkeley Study Says

Environmental scientists at UC Berkeley are saying that there are too many trees in the California’s forests. Scientists say that less trees would leave more rain water available to meet the state’s demand.


Bridge Fire

Hundreds Evacuated As Wildfire Threatens Homes Near Yosemite

An evacuation order for 300 homes near Yosemite National Park remained in effect Saturday as firefighters battled a wildfire scorching about 300 acres in Central California


Eye On The Bay: Yosemite in Fall

Eye On The Bay: Yosemite In Fall – 9/28/11

Brian hops aboard a Model T Ford for an unforgettable tour of Yosemite that includes horseback rides through meadows and a preview of affordable winter skiing. . Yosemite Mariposa County Tourism Bureau Mariposa, CA (209) […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–09/28/2011

Eye On The Bay: Mariposa County

Eye On The Bay: Mariposa County – 9/27/11

Brian steps back into gold rush times to discover a wonderful Bay Area getaway destination. Topics include ghost towns, charming inns, and a working gold stamp mill. . Yosemite Mariposa County Tourism Bureau Mariposa, CA […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–09/27/2011