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Norman Clyde with his trademark campaign hat, ice axe, pistol and back-breaking pack. Photo courtesy the Eastern California Museum.

Norman Clyde Birthday Bash

- Press release Bluegrass music, free food and cake, a “Pack With Legs” fun walk, vintage climbing exhibits, and guest speakers will all be part of the second annual Norman Clyde Birthday Bash, scheduled for Saturday, April 18, from 11 a.m. to whenever the band stops playing, at the Eastern California Museum in Independence. The […]

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Inyo National Forest planning early openings

- Press release from Inyo National Forest The Inyo National Forest is planning to open recreation facilities on the Mammoth and Mono Lake Ranger Districts early this year based upon warm, dry conditions throughout the winter months. The forest is coordinating with the Town of Mammoth Lakes, National Park Service, Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, Cal […]

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Mono County gearing up for fishing opener

- Mono County press release Spring has been springing up for weeks now and anglers are itching to hit the Eastern Sierra lakes, rivers, reservoirs and streams. The official fishing season opens Sat., April 25, and despite serious concerns about water throughout California, Mono County is fortunate to be blessed with abundant natural-flow lakes that […]

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‘Barn raiser’ for Owens Valley Growers Cooperative

- Press release The first Volunteer Work Day for the Owens Valley Growers Cooperative’s Food Coop and Cafe in Independence was held Tuesday April 7th and it was a huge success.  “The turnout was great and the work accomplished was incredible” said the Coop’s general manager David Woodruff.  “The volunteers worked very hard and accomplished […]

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Earth Day celebrations in Bishop, Lone Pine

- Press release The Rotary Club of Bishop Sunrise invites everyone to Bishop City Park, on US 395 in Bishop CA, Saturday, April 18 to celebrate Earth Day Sierra from 10-4pm. Five fabulous hours of fun with food and drink, live music, fine crafts by local Sierra artisans, activities, educational and informational booths, demonstrations and […]

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Mono County EMS employees receive award

- Press release On Wednesday, April 1, 2014, Mono County EMS employees Bryan Bullock and Nico Curti received the Care Flight quarterly Golden Rotor Award, an award Care Flight gives to individuals outside of their organization for going above and beyond in patient care or scene safety. These two men showed determination and dedication to […]

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Inyo Supervisors move on ATV ordinance

By Deb Murphy The Inyo County Board of Supervisors approved the ordinance designed to make damage to resources by motorized vehicles a misdemeanor, with a $500 price tag, as written, but not without discussion on stiffening the penalties. Final approval is scheduled for the board’s April 21 meeting. The ordinance was pivotal in the board’s […]

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Busy year for Tri-County Fairgrounds

- Press release The Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fair has been hard at work making plans for the 2015 event season and beyond. There are many new events coming, continuation of some favorites and some new faces. Jaque Hickman of Lone Pine was named as the newest Director of the 18th  District Agricultural Association on March […]

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Mixed messages on fish plants

By Deb Murphy This year’s fish stocking program is a touchy subject. With Fishmas less than three weeks away, how do tourist-dependent communities deal with the fact state budget cuts have whacked away half the poundage of trout dropped by the Department of Fish and Wildlife in area waters? Plus, the trout included in the […]

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Bishop Lions Club ramps it up again

- Information submitted One of the most generous and yet invisible programs conducted by the Bishop Lions Club is the construction and installation of handicapped ramps for residents confined to a wheelchair or walker or other limitation to normal mobility. Lion Lefty Irwin (shown here sitting and supervising the installation of his committee’s 124th or […]

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