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The Meadow fire rages East of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park. (Photo Credit: Yosemite National Park)

Yosemite Wildfire Leads To Helicopter Evacuations Of Hikers From Half Dome

A wildfire burning for weeks in the backcountry of Yosemite National Park grew unexpectedly, forcing the helicopter evacuation of about 100 park visitors.

09/08/2014

Bridge Fire

Yosemite Wildfire Prompts Evacuation Of Campers

A 400-acre wildfire in Yosemite National Park has prompted the evacuation of about 100 campers, officials said.

09/07/2014

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

09/06/2014

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3 Firefighters Hurt In Central California Wildfire That Burned 2 Square Miles In 2 Days

Officials say three firefighters have been injured in a Central California wildfire that has burned through more than 2 square miles in two days.

05/27/2014

(CBS)

Wildfire In Mariposa County Forces Over 100 Evacuations

A wildfire that broke out in Central California has triggered the evacuation of about 100 rural homes.

05/26/2014

gold nuggets

$2M In Gold, Gems Stolen From Mariposa Mining Museum In Brazen Daytime Robbery

California investigators were looking for thieves who made off with an estimated $2 million in precious gems and gold from a Central Valley museum during a brazen daytime robbery.

10/02/2012

credit: mariposahotel.us

Explore Hidden Gold Country In Mariposa

Step back into gold rush times to discover a wonderful Bay Area getaway destination. Explore ghost towns, charming inns, and a working gold stamp mill as we explore historic and rural Mariposa County, gateway to Yosemite.

05/14/2012

A fire burning in rugged terrain engulfs a roadway near Yosemite National Park on Thursday, August 15, 2011. (CBS Viewer)

Yosemite Access Highway Closed As Fire Rages

The main highway into Yosemite National Park remained closed Friday as firefighters continued to battle a wildfire outside of the park.

CBS San Francisco–08/26/2011

Eye On The Bay: Mariposa 2011

Eye On The Bay: Mariposa 2011 – 1/27/11

Liam visits beautiful Mariposa County and explores the town of Mariposa as well as the scenic Yosemite Valley where he enjoys some good old fashioned family fun….all within 3 ½ hours of the Bay Area! […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/27/2011

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