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Busy year for Mono County Search and Rescue

- Press release This past year has been a busy one for the Mono County Sheriff Search and Rescue (SAR) Team. The all-volunteer team “dedicated to saving lives” has responded to 31 callouts in 2014. These incidents involved 41 subjects; all but one was visitors to the Eastern Sierra and Mono County. These incidents also […]

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Alicia Vennos hiked to Walker Lake for this photo of aspen at its peak.

Go see the colors

STATEWIDE SUMMARY  – http://www.californiafallcolor.com/ The duration of this autumn’s show in California’s Eastern Sierra has astounded many long-time fall color watchers.  It has become known as the autumn that will not fall, because the peak seems to endure despite wind, snow and time. Much of the lower elevations of Mono County along US 395 were peaking […]

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Shirley Dalton, Aug. 16 Market winner

Always something new at Farmers’ Market

- Press release There are two Eastern Sierra Certified Farmers’ Market locations – Bishop Farmers’ Market is open Saturday mornings from June through October – 9 to 11 a.m. and is located westerly of Hwy 395 on Church Street, directly behind City Hall and Skip’s Outdoor Market in Mammoth Lakes, which honors the late Skip Harvey, one time mayor […]

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Sen. Feinstein requests information on Ormat project

- MCWD press release Mammoth Lakes, CA – Mammoth Community Water District (MCWD) today released a letter from United States Senator Dianne Feinstein detailing the Senator’s inquiry about the proposed Casa Diablo IV Geothermal Project (Casa Diablo IV). The project could negatively impact the region’s limited water supply. The project, owned by Ormat Technologies Inc., would pump  29,000 […]

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2nd annual Mammoth Half Marathon

2ND ANNUAL MAMMOTH HALF MARATHON & 5K TO BE HELD ON SUNDAY, JUNE 22, 2014 Premier Event to Benefit Mammoth Lakes Community Features a New Route MAMMOTH LAKES, CA – The 2nd Annual Mammoth Half Marathon & 5K, a one-of-a kind race event, with 100 percent of its net proceeds benefiting local causes, is set […]

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Plane crash landing and no injuries

Late Saturday afternoon, a couple and their dog flying over the Mammoth Lakes area apparently lost power but managed to maneuver what authorities called a controlled crash landing on Sherwin Creek Road. Reports said the aircraft, which was a Cessna, was unable to maintain power. The pilot put down the plane just past the big […]

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One more potential Mammoth Town Council candidate

As the March 7th deadline draws near, another Mammoth citizen has pulled papers to run for the Town Council. Ken Murray, General Manager of the Charthouse in Mammoth Lakes, took out candidacy papers Monday afternoon. We talked briefly to Murray at the Charthouse. He said he has input on “the upcoming few years on what […]

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Eric Vandenhenden

Mammoth man arrested on MONET warrant

MONET narcotics warrant leads to arrest of a Mammoth Lakes resident The Mono County Narcotics Enforcement Team (MONET), with the assistance of the Mono County Sheriff’s Office, concluded a narcotics warrant investigation in the Town of Mammoth Lakes. Within the past week, as part of a narcotics investigation, MONET agents, and the Mono County Sheriff’s […]

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Eastside Know How series continues

The second of the East Side Know How Series is set for Tuesday, Feb. 11, and due the popularity of the first event, some changes have been made for the next two. Last month’s turnout packed the bar at Rafters, so Sierra Nevada Resort and Spa General Manager Brent Truax has expanded the venue. To accommodate […]

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