Tag Archives | mammoth mountain ski area

(l-r) Eastern Sierra Baker to Vegas team captain Eric Pritchard (Inyo County Sheriff Deputy) and MLPD officer Ruben Ramos just before Ruben's run.

Law enforcement in sports

LAW ENFORCEMENT SPORTS REPORT  (News Release)   There has been a lot of recent sports activity in the Eastern Sierra involving local law enforcement officers.  The Mammoth Mountain Ski Area hosted the Fire and Police Winter Olympics for the 29th year from March 8 to March 13.  Six members of the Mammoth Lakes Police Department […]

Continue Reading · 0
Rusty Gregory talks low snow.

Waiting for the snow

The town of Mammoth Lakes and Mammoth Mountain Ski Area (MMSA) held their Regular Liaison Committee Meeting on Monday, January 13, 2014. The meeting took place in the boardroom at Main Lodge with Mammoth Mountain CEO Rusty Gregory sitting at the head of the table.  The attendees also included Ron Cohen (MMSA’s Director of Governmental […]

Continue Reading · 15

Gregory disspells Vail rumors

Persistent rumors that Vail Resorts will conclude a deal to buy Mammoth Mountain Ski Area prompted a call to Ski Area CEO Rusty Gregory. He said he is not sure where the rumors are coming from and that “There is no offering by Vail and no deal in the works.” Gregory said he knows the […]

Continue Reading · 31

USFS updates June Mountain situation

Forest Service Update on Status of June Mtn. Ski Area (Press Release)  BISHOP, Calif., Dec. 20, 2012 – With new snow on the ground and plenty more on the way, residents and visitors alike are looking forward to a variety of winter recreation opportunities available on the Inyo National Forest.  At this time, the  Forest […]

Continue Reading · 2

Forest Service reviews MMSA plan for June Mountain

Earlier this month, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area submitted a response to the Forest Service on how they will manage June Mountain this winter during its closure and when and how they plan to re-open it. After Mammoth Mountain CEO Rusty Gregory announced that June Mountain would close due to financial problems and a reported annual […]

Continue Reading · 0

Changes at the Village

More changes in Mammoth Lakes in the news. An existing division of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area will now manage the Neighborhood Company at the Village at Mammoth. The Neighborhood Company manages the common areas of the Westin and Village condos. Officials said this is a move to save money and improve efficiencies. John Vereuck, president […]

Continue Reading · 16

The ski town with no ski area plans for winter

As the days move close to winter, the community of June Lake faces the fearful fate of no ski area. Citizens continue to work on plans to make their town attractive to tourists, and the issues were scheduled to come up at the Mono Supervisors’ meeting Tuesday. The Board has proposed to send a letter […]

Continue Reading · 45

Town Council meets again on Measure U and air service

Back into a special meeting Wednesday, the Mammoth Town Council will continue to “Discuss, review, and potentially approve the use of Measure U funds to provide air service subsidy funding.” (See entire Agenda Bill below) The meeting starts at 5pm Wednesday in Suite Z.  The agenda says the first item is a workshop with the […]

Continue Reading · 10

Comments wanted

Comments Sought on  Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Winter Recreation Project Proposals BISHOP, Calif., May 10, 2012 – The Mammoth Ranger District of the Inyo National Forest is preparing an Environmental Assessment (EA) on proposed projects at Mammoth Mountain Ski Area (MMSA), which would be carried out this fall.   The proposed projects would enhance developed winter […]

Continue Reading · 0

Congress approves bill for MMSA

In a bi-partisan vote of 376 to 2, House Resolution 2157 passed in Congress Tuesday to formalize an agreement between the Forest Service and  Mammoth Mountain Ski Area toward a land exchange that involves close to 21 acres at the Main Lodge.  Congressman Buck McKeon carried the bill to Congress. McKeon spoke on the floor […]

Continue Reading · 20

ESTA Board: Mammoth bus service, Reds Meadow opening

The Eastern Sierra Transit Authority continues to talk with Mammoth Mountain Ski Area about a potential bus service transition, and that issue was scheduled to come up at Friday’s meeting of the ESTA Board of Directors. For a number of months, representatives from Mammoth Mountain and ESTA have talked about the transit authority taking over […]

Continue Reading · 0

KSRW · 1280 N. Main St. Suite J · Bishop, CA 93514 · 760-873-5329
Positive Projections Web Design