Steve Valdez, a clerk at Coast Hardware in Mariposa, shows a video he made of his property to submit to insurance companies when he knew his home was going to be destroyed by the Detwiler Fire. “We’ll plan to rebuild, I suppose,” Valdez said. “I mean, that’s all we can really do.”
Steve Valdez, a clerk at Coast Hardware in Mariposa, shows a video he made of his property to submit to insurance companies when he knew his home was going to be destroyed by the Detwiler Fire. “We’ll plan to rebuild, I suppose,” Valdez said. “I mean, that’s all we can really do.” MARK EVAN SMITH Sierra Star
Steve Valdez, a clerk at Coast Hardware in Mariposa, shows a video he made of his property to submit to insurance companies when he knew his home was going to be destroyed by the Detwiler Fire. “We’ll plan to rebuild, I suppose,” Valdez said. “I mean, that’s all we can really do.” MARK EVAN SMITH Sierra Star

As some return home in Mariposa, others return to ash, and uncertainty

July 21, 2017 05:43 PM

UPDATED July 23, 2017 01:47 PM

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