Education

Education

Students express political views through art

Yosemite High School students in Rebecca Hardison’s I.B. History, Ryan Collins’ AP Environmental Studies and Evan Higgins’ Visual Arts classes held a well-attended showing of their artwork in the Badger Art Gallery in the Jack and Jane Gyer Art Building May 3.

Education

Oakhurst Community College to host open house Tuesday

The Oakhurst Community College Center will hold its annual Open House on campus Tuesday, May 9, from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. There will be food, music, a student art exhibition, information booths, and drawings. The public and community supporters are encouraged to attend.

Education

YHS hosts ‘How Long Will This Take’ showcase May 3

Remember when you were young and everything seemed so obvious. No one should go hungry. We should all be equal to one another. War, what is that? How can that be? Nature is a miracle and it should be cared for no matter the cost. Then you looked out at the world that you inherited and realized that war, famine, inequality, and carelessness were part of the human story. Just as some form of a utopian ideal has always existed so has human folly.

Education

Regional bee winners

The Eastern Madera County spelling bee was held last week at Coarsegold Elementary School. Individual grade winners from Mountain Area schools competed at each school, with the winners competing last Tuesday and Wednesday evening by grade level. Below is the list of winners, schools, and the winning word.

Videos

What do to if you meet a mountain lion

​​Mountain lions are generally calm, quiet, and elusive. People rarely get more than a brief glimpse of a mountain lion in the wild. Lion attacks on people are rare, with fewer than a dozen fatalities in North America in more than 100 years. But just in case you do encounter a mountain lion, this video will help you be prepared.
Colorado Division of Wildlife
What do to if you meet a mountain lion 4:18

What do to if you meet a mountain lion

Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods 1:17

Apartment complex in Oakhurst floods

Yurt floats away in Fresno River flooding 0:53

Yurt floats away in Fresno River flooding

Most babies should be exposed to peanuts earlier, according to new guidelines 1:39

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