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BBB offers tips on avoiding scams

In a recent workshop sponsored by the Oakhurst Area Chamber of Commerce at the Yosemite Gateway Association of Realtors office, Manuel Garcia, assistant director of business services for the Central Valley Better Business Bureau, said a variety of scams are on the rise. Garcia presented the following reminders on how Mountain Area residents can stay safe and practice “Smarter Living.”

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Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods

An apartment complex on River Park Road in Oakhurst, located on a portion of Fresno River known as China Creek, was flooded out on its lower level on Tuesday, Feb. 7.
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Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods

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Yurt floats away in Fresno River flooding

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Most babies should be exposed to peanuts earlier, according to new guidelines

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