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MWSPFPD AUXILIARY NEEDS YOUR HELP!!!

Dear MWSPFPD Auxiliary Member(s): Please consider…If a number of people offer SOME help, it won’t be as difficult to fill this need… Do you have a large or small area in your home/garage/storage shed where our Auxiliary might store a number of items for next year’s May 2021 Rummage Sale FUND RAISER? The resale potential of these items is too great to just dump them.  Our Auxiliary NEEDS these funds…

Mi Wuk Kettle Corn Arrives in Boise

Mi Wuk Kettle Corn Arrives in Boise

What do I miss most, besides the people, from Mi Wuk Village? The KETTLE CORN!  Mike Laurance, chief Kettle Corn Cooker, lives just down Lama Hisum from where we lived and getting his Kettle Corn was fairly easy when we lived there. Now, someone I know who lives the other direction along Lama Hisum has been known to taunt me when he (hello Gregory) has Kettle Corn and I don’t.…

MWSPFPD Auxiliary Update

Here’s the latest from our Auxiliary President Sherry Blake and a message from the Fire Board President Jim McDonald: -No Potluck on August 5, 2020. -Fire Board Meeting, Tuesday, August 11, 7:00 p.m.  Mary Schneiderman to provide dessert. -No Auxiliary Meeting on August 12, 2020. -A Go Fund Me account on Facebook has been established to raise funds for our Fire District in lieu the fundraisers we were unable to have this…

Fire Auxiliary, Covid-19 and Fund Raisers for 2020

Fire Auxiliary, Covid-19 and Fund Raisers for 2020

  If you put those three items together — Fire Auxiliary, Covid-19 and Auxiliary/Fire Department Fund Raisers for 2020 — you’ll come up with the ugly reality that the Mi Wuk Sugar Pine Fire Auxiliary raised $ 00.00 for our department this year.  Normally we raise enough money in our fundraisers to supplement the Fire Department’s budget by $20,000 annually.  When the department has a need, they present it to…

Honoring our Country

Honoring our Country

Happy Fourth of July   We’re wishing all of our Mi Wuk Village friends and neighbors a happy and safe and sane July Fourth from our new home in the high desert of Boise ID.  We have another beautiful pine tree in the back yard–those two trees constitute our “national forest”.  (Yes, we do miss it!)  Our lovely Sanctuary home on Lama Hisum Road has been sold and we hope…

UPDATES FOR OUR MWSPFPD AUXILIARY MEMBERS

Dear MWSPFPD Auxiliary Member(s): For the upcoming month of July…          No Potluck          No Auxiliary Meeting          July 14, 7 p.m., Firehouse:  FIRE BOARD MEETING.  Linda Martin will host the dessert.  (Thank you, Linda!) ****************************** Just an F.Y.I….        The Auxiliary hosted a lunch for an all-fire staff training session on May 28. The board will meet some time during July…

Forest Order STF-16-2020-08 Enacts Campfire Restrictions for EVERYONE'S Protection

Forest Order STF-16-2020-08 Enacts Campfire Restrictions for EVERYONE'S Protection

May 30, 2020 Contact: Diana J. Fredlund Cell: (209) 272-5455 diana.fredlund@usda.gov www.facebook.com/StanislausNF   SONORA, Calif. – The Stanislaus National Forest issued Forest Order STF-16-2020-08, which enacts campfire restrictions to protect natural resources, to provide for public and employee safety and community protection. Restrictions are effective immediately and are in effect until further notice. Igniting, building, maintaining, attending or using a fire, campfire, or stove fire is prohibited on the Stanislaus…

Burn Permits Suspended in Tuolumne County, Effective June 1st

Burn Permits Suspended in Tuolumne County, Effective June 1st

CAL FIRE Suspends Burn Permits in Tuolumne, Calaveras, Eastern Stanislaus and Eastern San Joaquin Counties From Emily Kilgore, Fire Prevention Specialist II, (209) 532-7424 ext. 101 SAN ANDREAS – With 2020 starting out with February being the driest month since the 1850’s in California, warming temperatures and winds are quickly drying out the annual grass crop. The increasing fire danger posed by dead grass and hotter, drier conditions in the…

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