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Rodney Thompson featured at The Project Room

Press release The Project Room at Independent Project Press is pleased to present The Sacredness of Open Spaces, a selection of contemporary mixed media paintings by Bishop-based artist Rodney Thompson. Rodney Thompson is a self-taught, award-winning artist who has been working with mixed media materials for the past 35 years. He has evolved his own […]

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Tri Valley really doesn’t like SGMA

By Deb Murphy The state’s Sustainable Groundwater Management Act wasn’t designed for the idiosyncrasies of the Eastern Sierra. That was very obvious at Wednesday’s Tri Valley Groundwater Management District’s SGMA workshop. But, given the district’s alternatives, by the end of the two hour session, the audience and district board seemed to lean toward forming a […]

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Monday is last day to register to vote for Nov. 8 election

Press release Kammi Foote, Inyo County Clerk, announces that Monday, October 24, 2016 is the last day to register to vote for the November 8 Presidential General Election. Paper applications are available at the Elections Office, post offices, public libraries, and the Department of Motor Vehicles. Voters may also choose to register online at Voters can […]

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Irvine man dies in fall in chute near Mirror Lake

From Inyo County Sheriff’s Facebook page SAR Recovery – Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was contacted on October 18th at approximately 4:30 am regarding a fall victim. According to the reporting party, he was franticly woken up at approximately 2:45 am at Outpost Camp by a hiker whose companion had fallen and was believed to be […]

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Talk, class by Julia Parker, Traditional Native American Basket Weaver

Press release Renowned Native American basket weaver Julia Parker, her daughter, granddaughter and great-granddaughter will be discussing the craft and art of California Native basketry at the Eastern California Museum in Independence on Friday, Oct. 21, starting at 7 p.m. The event, sponsored by the Friends of the Eastern California Museum, is free and open […]

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Dick Buhler Peoples Choice and Laura Diko Best of Show

Hundreds enjoy Altrusa Art Show

Press release Altrusa International of the Eastern Sierra held its annual Art Sale Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1 in Tri-County Fairgrounds Tallman Pavilion. The popular event began with over 200 people attending the Friday night reception, a vibrant opportunity for art enthusiasts to mingle with the artists themselves. The two-day sale included a […]

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Help sought in thefts at Manzanar

Press release The National Park Service is seeking—and may pay up to $1000 for—information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for stealing equipment and tools at Manzanar National Historic Site between September 20 and 21, 2016. Between 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 20, and 6:30 a.m., Wednesday, September 21, unknown persons forcibly […]

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Fire at MMSA’s Cornice Cafe kept to a minimum

MLFD press release Shortly after midnight on October 13, 2016, the Mammoth Lakes Fire and Police Departments, and Mono County Paramedics were dispatched to an alarm of water flowing from the automatic fire suppression system on the 3rd floor of the Main Lodge at Mammoth Mountain Ski Area (MMSA).  Shortly before arriving, Mono County Dispatch […]

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Three die in boating incident on June Lake

Mono County Sheriff’s Office press release On the morning of Saturday, October 15, 2016, five men took their personal boat out on June Lake. Winds were blowing strong from the west, and the water was very choppy. Sometime near 10:00 a.m. the boat began taking on water, and the boat capsized and sank. None of […]

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