Bencoma arraigned on several charges

 

 Raymond Bencoma III was arraigned Thursday in Independence on cases involving an officer-involved shooting in August. According to Dee Shepherd, Inyo County Assistant District Attorney, Bencoma was arraigned on several charges, including: “MBCRF-16-60014: 4 counts of felony Penal Code section 245(d), assault on an officer; one count Penal Code section 29800, felon in possession of […]

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Body of missing Bishop man found

 

 Mono County Sheriff’s Department press release On September 22, 2016, at approximately 1 p.m., the Mono County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding the location of a vehicle belonging to Lewis Roberts, 48 years old, from Bishop, who was reported missing on Tuesday, September 20. Responding deputies located the vehicle in a remote area in southeast Mono County. […]

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Information on Mono County Grand Jury

 

 Mono County press release The 2016-2017 Grand Jury is currently composed of eleven grand jurors. Michael Boucher is the foreperson of the grand jury and Tom Gaunt is the assistant foreperson. The remaining members of the grand jury are Jennifer Burrows, Roger Claypool, Alane Dufrene-Beardsley, Mary Ann Dunigan, Lisa Isaacs, Rose Kuljerich, Sharlean Magid, Sally […]

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As always, please, ‘Watch Out for Wildlife’

 

 Press release SACRAMENTO – Caltrans and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) remind motorists to remain alert for wildlife on roadways during Watch Out for Wildlife Week, which runs September 18-24. “We urge motorists to remain alert and be cautious when traveling through wildlife areas, so our roadways will remain as safe as […]

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4-H still taking sign-ups

 

 Press release Did you miss the 4-H Sign-up Night? That’s okay, we are still taking sign-ups in the 4-H office. Come by between 8:30-12:00 & 1:30-4:30 Monday thru Friday. If you have questions about 4-H, Callie is in the office on Tuesdays and Thursdays all day and Wednesdays until noon. Come see what 4-H has […]

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Nature Writer’s Retreat in June Lake

 

 Press release MONO COUNTY, Calif. – The June Lake Loop Performing Arts Association will present a provocative and inspiring writing, songwriting and storytelling retreat this fall in California’s gorgeous Eastern Sierra with some of America’s most important literary and musical talent. Designed for the curious, as well as the serious, about writing memoir, poetry, storytelling […]

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Edith McCann: 1925-2016

 

 Edith Gladys McCann, 91 passed away September 11, 2016 at the Mammoth Lakes Hospital. Born June 13, 1925 Mono Lake, California to Edward and Rosie McCann. Edith lived her whole life in Bridgeport, California and was a member of the Bridgeport Indian Colony. Her parents, 3 sisters and 1 brother preceded her in death. She […]

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CareShuttle seeking volunteer drivers

 

 Press release CareShuttle, a collaborative, non-emergent community transportation program, is looking for volunteer drivers to take patients to and from medical appointments when transportation by the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, family support or a friend is not available. CareShuttle is a door-to-door, curb-to-curb service within a 60-mile radius of the City of Bishop, reaching from […]

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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   THU SEP 22 2016 Today is the first day of Fall, and its going to feel like it. A strong cold front from the PACNW […]

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Woman dies after fall near Bear Creek Spire

 

 Inyo County Sheriff’s Department press release Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was contacted the evening of September 18th regarding a deceased fall victim near Bear Creek Spire. The reporting party, and climbing partner, indicated that the two-person team had camped at Dade Lake and set out the morning of the 18th to ascend Bear Creek Spire. […]

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Mammoth Storytelling Festival this Saturday at Mammoth Museum

 

 Press release Across the country, the popularity of storytelling is growing – with Storytelling Festivals springing up in every region. The Mammoth Museum at Hayden Cabin is catching this wave of interest as it presents the first Mammoth Storytelling Festival on Saturday, September 24, 2016. In today’s wired world, responding to the human voice is […]

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Two arrested in Bishop in connection with stolen vehicle

 

 Bishop Police Department press release On Monday, September 19, 2016, at approximately 9:45 A.M., the Bishop Police Department received a call requesting assistance to the Denny’s Restaurant for a male and female couple refusing to pay their bill and arguing with staff. The primary officer soon met with the male suspect and learned the female […]

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