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Mule Days founder Bob Tanner dies

By Deb Murphy Bob Tanner lived a glorious, enviable life. He was a packer, an author, a founder of Bishop’s Mule Days, a football coach, the face and voice for pack stations when the lifestyle was threatened by government regulation and the driving force behind the vision of a mule museum in Bishop. Tanner died […]

 
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Percheron Thunder return to Mule Days

– Press release It’s a question Bishop Mule Days gets all the time: When are those beautiful black horses coming back to Mule Days? Well, public persistence has paid off. This May, Bishop Mule Days will welcome back the amazing Percheron Thunder. The six-Percheron hitch driven by Jason Goodman is schedule to appear in most […]

 
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Watch out for phony money

  Topic: Counterfeit Money  (Bishop Police press release) The Memorial Day weekend is approaching and the Bishop Police Department would like to remind local businesses as well as the vendors of Mule Days to be aware of counterfeit money. The department has received information regarding counterfeit one hundred dollar bills circling in the Bishop area. We […]

 
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The cowboys are coming!

By Barbara Laughon, Mule Days Media Relations Chair With a nod to its roots, The Bishop Mule Days Celebration is pleased to announce the line-up for its 2014 concert. Award-winning cowboy entertainer Dave Stamey will headline the concert with nationally-known cowboy poet Baxter Black serving as the opening act. The concert is set for Thursday, May 22, 7:30 p.m.in the Charles Brown Auditorium. Dave […]

 
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Stan Matlick: 1931-2013

Stanley Allen Matlick, a man who continued his family’s fight for water in the Eastern Sierra, has died. Mr. Matlick passed away Thursday, May 16 at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno after a brief illness; he lived 81 wonderful years, said his daughter, Margaret. A funeral service is set for Thursday, May 30th, at First […]

 
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Free Kids Events at Mule Days

– MULE DAYS PRESS RELEASE Letter to all parents of school children 2013 Bishop Mule Days will be here soon! This year there will be some new and exciting special activities for our local children and these activities are free! In fact, there is no entry fee associated with Mule Days, except to see the […]

 
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Jerrod Niemann. "Free the Music is a sonic journey through a multitude of styles, including country, rock, honky-tonk, Dixieland jazz and reggae."  Photo by Jeremy Cowart.

Mule Days headliner: Jerrod Niemann of “Free the Music”

Jerrod Niemann: Free The Music – ( from publicists and The Mule Days Committee) While writing and recording his new album, Jerrod Niemann immersed himself in the history of country music. A student of music theory and production—he majored in Performance Art Technology at South Plains College in Levelland, Texas—Jerrod pondered a question that is […]

 
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The day of the mule

From Mule Days website, www.muledays.org – Every Memorial Day weekend since 1969, the town of Bishop, nestled on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountains, comes alive with the annual presentation of Mule Days. The outfitters and packers of the region wanted an event to start off the packing season and the businessmen wanted […]

 
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Mule Days Ticket Excitement

Get ready for Mule Days 2012. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, February 1st.  Headlining the 2012 Bishop Mule Days concert is veteran country music star … Terri Clark.  Her latest work Roots and Wings, includes the radio hits, “I Just Wanna Be Mad”, “You’re Easy on the Eyes”, “Poor, Poor Pitiful Me” and “Girls Lie, […]

 
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