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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.395weatherandtravel.com THU  DEC 18 2014 System number 2 yesterday and last night brought 6 + inches of new snow to Mammoth Mountain. A break in the action today before […]

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Representatives from most of the articipating agencies.  They are, left to right, Captain Rich Watt, US Forest Service; Lieutenant Bill Dailey, California Department of Fish and Wildlife; Chief Dan Watson, Mammoth Lakes Police Department; Chief Chris Carter, Bishop Police Department; Santa Claus; Sergeant Rick Moberly, Mammoth Lakes Police Department; Undersheriff Keith Hardcastle, Inyo County Sheriff’s Office; Sheriff Ralph Obenberger, Mono County Sheriff’s Office; and Captain Tim Noyes, Bishop CHP.
 
Photos are courtesy of Erin Gladding Photography.

Shop-with-a-Cop: ‘Best thing ever’

- Press release On Saturday, December 13, approximately 50 families from the Eastern Sierra had an early Christmas thanks to Shop-with-a-Cop.  Children from the families were identified by local law enforcement and picked up by their partner for the day in a police vehicle and taken to breakfast at the Bishop Country Club. After a […]

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Nordic Rocks! Tannenbaum Classic at Tamarack

- Press release Eastern Sierra Nordic Ski Association Nordic Rocks!!!! “Promoting cross-country skiing and biathlon in the Eastern Sierra, while encouraging the development of responsible and self-motivated skiers.” Hello friends of Nordic skiing! If you loved or missed ESNSA’s NORDIC ROCKS! country dance fundraiser, don’t worry, because here comes another ESNSA NORDIC ROCKS! family fun […]

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It’s a fundraiser, it’s a party, it’s an Island Extravaganza!

It’s known as the “Party of  the Year” – it’s Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra’s Island Extravaganza. Help support this wonderful local organization by attending the Mardi Gras event or purchasing raffle tickets. After some great skiing and riding at Mammoth Mountain or June Mountain on Saturday, fun times can be had Saturday at Canyon Lodge. […]

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Caltrans allocates $3.4 million for local projects

- Caltrans press release Bishop – The California Transportation Commission (CTC) allocated over $254 million for 41 transportation projects that will enhance the safety and mobility of Californians throughout the state, which includes $3.4 million for locally-administered Active Transportation Program projects that encourage biking and walking. “Investing in our infrastructure benefits Californians for generations to […]

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LORP recommendations to be released Monday

By Deb Murphy The Lower Owens River Project, the most ambitious river restoration ever attempted, did not come with an owner’s manual. There is no guide to bringing a high desert river back to life after 100 years of dormancy. The closest thing to an owner’s manual would be the project consultant Ecosystem Sciences’ annual […]

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It’s Fruitcake Festival time!

- Press release TENTH ANNUAL INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED INDEPENDENCE FRUITCAKE FESTIVAL “SATURDAY NIGHT FRUITCAKE FEVER” Come to Independence on December 13th for a Disco-themed party honoring the venerable and timeless fruitcake.  Disco balls, chest hair and gold chains will be there in abundance, along with delicious eggnogs and fruitcake.  The possibilities are endless for creating a […]

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Metabolic Studio IOU Theatre plays

The Metabolic Studio IOU Theatre radio play “Death Valley Scotty” will be broadcast on Sierra Wave FM Saturday, Dec. 6, at 3:30 pm. “Death Valley Scotty” was the fourth play in the IOU Theatre series, which began in June 2014 with readings of radio plays about the Owens Valley and surrounding area. It was performed […]

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Bishop Chamber plans holiday festivities

- Press release The Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce is already busy planning several events to ring in the holiday season. They are seeking your participation. On Friday night, December 5th, everyone is invited to the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Bishop City Park. Festivities will include hot chocolate & cookies, carolers and a […]

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