With a feast of German-style dishes such as sauerkraut and sausages, as well as a selection of native beers and wines, the Oakhurst Community Center will transform into the 5th Annual German Fest at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 11.
Law enforcement officers are pursuing a teenager in Oakhurst after five other juveniles were caught with two allegedly stolen bottles of alcohol during a vehicle stop near Yosemite Bank Friday afternoon, Sheriff’s Cmdr. Bill Ward said.
In a night defined by recognition of community service leaders, Al and Robyn Flory were honored as Citizens of the Year by the North Fork Boosters Saturday before an audience of around 100 people inside the community’s town hall.
Vehicular access to Yosemite Valley is restricted to Highway 140 (El Portal Road) due to road damage in and around Yosemite National Park. Big Oak Flat Road (Highway 120 West) is closed within the park between Crane Flat and Foresta due to storm damage. Highway 41 just south of the park entrance in Fish Camp is closed, also due to recent storm damage.
Valley Caregiver Resource Center will offer a Long-term Care Workshop for those considering, planning or needing more information about long-term care options, 10 a.m. to noon, Feb. 28, at the Oakhurst Lutheran Church.
For the second year, a Tribal Emergency Management Summit, a two-day free event with leaders in health care, fire services, and more to build working relationships with tribes and the public, will be held at Tule River Indian Reservation.