Water work outs

In a sea of swaying arms, kicking legs, and foam-wrapped dumbbells, the women, wearing oversized sunglasses and colorful hats to shade faces, chatted comfortably during their morning exercises.

Death Wish

William Emerson “Dusty” Rhodes is one of my oldest and dearest friends.

Last minute vacation ideas before the start of school

In only a few weeks, the next school year will start in the Mountain Area. But visit Yosemite Madera County says it has a few ideas for a last-minute trip before parents start hunting for school supplies and preparing lunches.

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How to keep your Facebook Newsfeed full of news

If you enjoy getting local news via Facebook, you may want to follow these steps to make sure you aren't missing stories from the Sierra Star. Here are the steps for prioritizing content in your Facebook Newsfeed, for desktop and mobile.
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How to keep your Facebook Newsfeed full of news

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More on the mosquito that can carry the Zika virus

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The daunting task of fire protection against bark beetle destruction

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Keeping Fido cool and safe in hot weather