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Wabi Sabi Closing Reception Jan 18 2017

‘Wabi Sabi’ closing reception Sunday at Manzanar

Press release A closing reception will be held for the “Wabi Sabi: Perfection in Imperfection” art exhibit featuring local Inyo County artists at the Manzanar History Assocation Bookstore at Manzanar National Historic Site. The reception will be held on Sunday, January 14th from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. The exhibit highlights four Inyo County artists who […]

 
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Mammoth Lakes CERT welcomes new members

The Town of Mammoth Lakes CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) members celebrated the holiday season by welcoming twelve new CERT members: Brett Barker, Christopher Brandt, Naomi Buzze, Jay Deinken, Noelle Deinken, Mike Dostrow, Rene Duran, Lewis Jones, Carol Kennedy, Jesse Lynch, Debbie North and Jim Voetlin. Photo shows nine of the new members with Sgt Vetter, […]

 
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Supervisors to consider Inyo cannabis ordinances

Inyo County news release The Inyo County Board of Supervisors is scheduled on Tuesday, January 9 to consider beginning the process to formally adopt three ordinances regulating commercial cannabis activity in Inyo County. Deliberations begin with a public hearing at 11 a.m. in the Board Chambers in the County Administrative Center, 224 N. Edwards St., Independence, adjacent to […]

 
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Lower Owens River Project drowning in tules

By Deb Murphy Eleven years ago, then Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa turned the knob at a diversion dam below Lake Tinnemaha sending water down the 62-mile stretch of the Owens River to the dry lake. In an interview with the LA Times Louis Sahagun, Villaraigosa said “This is a new chapter in our relationship […]

 
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Eleanor Harris

Eleanor Harris: 1931-2017

Eleanor C. Harris, 86, of Bishop, California passed away on December 30th 2017.   Eleanor was born to Sherman and Zula Cale on June 10, 1931 in Greenbriar County, West Virginia. On February 22, 1949 Eleanor married Fred Amick Harris in Cattlesburge Kentucky. Later in 1949 Eleanor graduated from Crichton High School and continued her […]

 
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Lee Vining Canyon SAR

Mono Search and Rescue aids injured ice climber

News release from Mono County Sheriff Ingrid Braun At 12:15 pm on Monday, January 1, 2018, the Mono County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue (SAR) Team was called out for rescue of an injured ice climber. A 64-year old Mono County man fell about 40 feet while climbing ice at Chouinard Falls in Lee Vining Canyon. Five […]

 
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Leandra Wright

Embezzlement suspect turns herself in

Bishop Police Department News Release Last March, BPD was contacted by a local resident who accused a former Bishop resident, Leandra Wright, of embezzlement. The investigation revealed unauthorized use of funds on a number of different accounts, which Wright managed, along with Wright’s failure to maintain payables. Wright had been handling the victim’s finances since […]

 
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More on Inyo County cannabis ordinance

By Deb Murphy Inyo’s Board of Supervisors incorporated one Planning Commission recommendation into the County’s cannabis ordinance—keeping with the timeline to get the regs on the books by early February. That change would allow non-volatile manufacturing in conjunction with cultivation operations. Public comment at both yesterday’s Supervisors’ meeting and last month’s Commission session brought to […]

 
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Pat O’Neil named Acting Bishop Fire Chief

Press release In a joint statement issued by City Administrator Jim Tatum and Rural Fire Commission Chairman Mike Holland, they said “we are pleased to announce that Pat O’Neil has accepted the appointment as Acting Fire Chief to lead our great fire department pending completion of the recruitment of a permanent Chief.” O’Neil is a […]

 
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