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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather

AREA FORECAST: Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes / Mono County FROM: Dennis “DMATT” Mattinson, Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster FOR: Sierra Wave Media / / KSRW 92.5 FM / TV- 3     FRI NOV 17 2017   WEATHER DISCUSSION:   Atmospheric River (AR) driven storm continued to bring rain and high elevation snow to the area yesterday. Most of […]

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Mammoth will receive assistance to help reduce impacts from wildfires

News release The Town of Mammoth Lakes announced Wednesday that it has been selected as one of eight new communities from across the country to receive technical assistance in 2018 under a national program that helps reduce the impacts from wildfires. As more cities and counties across the country experience devastating wildfires, the Community Planning […]

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Coming to Bishop: ‘Always … Patsy Cline’

Press release “Always…Patsy Cline” Takes the Stage at the Bishop Elks Lodge Always…Patsy Cline created by Ted Swindley – based on a story​ Nov. 16-19, 2017 Thurs. – Sat. @ 7pm Sun. @ 4pm ​ NEW LOCATION! – Elk’s Lodge 151 E. Line Street, Bishop Tickets online: $20 Tickets at the door $22 No discounts […]

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Stiff sentence handed down in Bencoma case

News release from Inyo County Attorney’s office Raymond Bencoma was sentenced today by the Inyo County Superior Court to 141 years, 4 months to Life  in prison.  The Honorable Brian J. Lamb ordered the sentence after today’s hearing.  Mr. Bencoma will be transferred to the reception center of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation […]

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Dr. Bob Denton passes away

Robert Webster Denton (December 2, 1922- October 28, 2017 Dr. Bob Denton passed away on October 28, 2017 in Bishop, California. His parents, Dr. William Denton and Vivian Webster raised Bobby and his younger brother Eddie in Randsburg and Trona, California. Bob attended High School in Bakersfield California, completed his bachelor’s degree at Pomona College. […]

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Inyo Supervisors to talk cannabis ordinances on Tuesday

By Deb Murphy Inyo residents and the Board of Supervisors will get a chance to weigh in on the county’s draft cannabis ordinances at the November 7 meeting. The staff report, ordinance and commercial licensing procedures are all available on the Planning Department website, under current projects. The 1:30 timed item kicks off an abbreviated […]

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Road closures in effect for incoming storm(s)

News releases Mammoth Lakes, CA – The Town of Mammoth Lakes has been notified by the Mammoth Ranger District of the Inyo National Forest that the Lakes Basin Road is closing for the season this Friday, November 3, 2017 at 3:00pm. This winter closure is in advance of the first significant winter storm forecast for […]

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A letter from Ret. Col. Bob Waggoner to Roger Goodell

Following is a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell from local residents Robert F. Waggoner Col. USAF (Ret) & Mrs Waggoner NFL fan. Dear Mr. Goodell,   My wife and I have been NFL fans for many years.  Myself from the days of Johnny Unitas and SonnyJurgensen.   I am a retired USAF Colonel, with 26-1/2 years service.  Six and half […]

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OVGA grapples with funding levels

By Deb Murphy Quite a few analogies could describe what the newly-formed Owens Valley Groundwater Authority dealt with at their second meeting Thursday: chicken or the egg, rolling the dice or betting on the come. One representative got creative with a new analogy: it’s like watching sausage being made without knowing what sausage is supposed […]

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