Inyo DA, Bishop Paiute Tribe issue statements on shooting

 

  From Inyo County DA Thomas Hardy: Earlier today, the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department issued a press release regarding an officer-involved shooting in the Bishop area. The case is currently being investigated by the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department and, separately, by the Inyo County District Attorney’s Office.  The District Attorney’s Office responsibility in these cases […]

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Mt. Whitney Trail meadow & sunrise at trail camp

Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

 

 FORECAST: Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes / Mono County FROM: Dennis “Matt” Mattinson, Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster FOR: Sierra Wave Media: Eastern Sierra News / TV- 3 / www.sierrawave.net /www.395travel.com FRI AUG 26 2016 Scattered thunderstorms still possible today over the Crest, otherwise dry weather for most of our forecast area, today and over the […]

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Photo of recovery area

Man dies in San Joaquin River

 

 Mono County Sheriff’s Department press release On Sunday, August 21, at approximately 4:15 p.m., the Mono County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding an adult male who had jumped into the San Joaquin River at Lower Rainbow Falls, which is located in Red’s Meadow in Madera County. It was reported that the male was floating […]

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In the John Muir Wilderness, Kearsarge Pass trail, Kammi Foote and Chuck Levin run into Carma Roper and her faithful dog Rex.

Wilderness Civics Effort for ‘thru-hikers’

 

 Submitted by Kammi Foote, Inyo County Registrar of Voters INDEPENDENCE, CA – Every year hundreds of thousands of people embark on extended hiking expeditions; consequently they are often in the wilderness during election season. Long distance hikers, called “thru-hikers”, travel on the popular Appalachian Trail (AT), Continental Divide Trail (CDT) and among Inyo County California […]

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Ben Kutzkey: 1930-2016

 

 Benjamin Carol Kutzkey was born on October 31, 1930 and passed August 14, 2016 with his family at his side. Ben was born in Los Angeles to Benjamin and Bertha Kutzkey. He lived his early life in Los Angeles, spending his days playing in the river and getting into trouble with his lifetime friend, Bill […]

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Inyo Grand Jury reports on NIH, C.J. Roxane

 

 By Deb Murphy The Inyo County Grand Jury Report takes aim at both the Northern Inyo Hospital Board of Directors as well as Inyo County and the C.J. Roxane water bottling plant in Cartago, specifically arsenic seeping into the groundwater. While more pages were devoted to Inyo’s Office of Education and the former Superintendent of […]

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INF seeks input on Mammoth Base Land Exchange

 

 Press release The Inyo National Forest is seeking input for the proposed Mammoth Base Land Exchange. Under the proposed action, 30.6 acres of land would be transferred to the Mammoth Mountain Ski Area (MMSA). Twelve non-Federal parcels – totaling approximately 1,317.5 acres – would be transferred to the United States, to be managed by the […]

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Notes from Bishop City Council meeting

 

  Former Inyo County associate planner Elaine Kabala was introduced at Monday’s Bishop City Council meeting as the new part-time associate planner/economic development coordinator. She will assume the planning duties of the soon-to-be-retired Gary Schley. Schley’s duties as building inspector will be carried out by a second Inyo County inspector with the City contributing $60,000 […]

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