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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

AREA FORECAST: Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes / Mono County FROM: Dennis “dmatt” Mattinson, Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster FOR: Sierra Wave Media / Radio / Television / Online    TUE OCT 23 2018    WEATHER DISCUSSION:   Chilly nights, warm afternoons and sunny skies for us, as high pressure builds in from the Pacific. By end of work […]

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Bishop Lions Club unites with Budapest

Press release A wonderful story has taken just over a year to unfold, involving the Bishop (CA-USA) Lions Club and the federation of Lions Clubs in Budapest, Hungary.  Key to the story is the fact that a unique art and cultural Hungarian history book was saved from destruction during the Hungarian Revolution by the family […]

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Inyo residents enjoy ‘Coffee with a Cop’

By Charles James National Coffee with a Cop at McDonald’s in the Pink McDonald’s restaurants in Bishop and Lone Pine celebrated National Coffee with a Cop Day two weeks ago on Wednesday, October 3. Several dozen residents dropped in to visit with law enforcement officers representing the California Highway Patrol, the Bishop Police Department and […]

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Update: Lost Fire at 50 acres

USFS press release The Lost Fire, located west of the Reds Meadow Valley in the John Muir Wilderness, is 50 acres and 0% contained. The fire’s growth is predominately to the west. Fire crews are making good progress constructing fireline to contain the fire, although they are working in steep terrain and areas with heavy […]

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BUSD board candidates engage in forum

By Deb Murphy Six candidates running for three seats on the Bishop Unified School District Board of Trustees faced their electorate Tuesday evening at the Bishop Sunrise Rotary hosted forum at Cerro Coso College. Depending on the outcome, the next Board may look a lot more like the student body. The format was similar to […]

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Inyo County honors volunteers

Press release Inyo County Health and Human Services (HHS) hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at Perry’s Pizza on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Volunteers included Resource Families (foster parents), mentors, youth who serve on Youth Coalitions, individuals who help out at our Senior Centers, as well as those who help out at the Wellness Center and […]

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Ray Miklaucic – Bishop Lion of the Year

Press release At the recent visitation by Lions International District 4-L1 Governor Sondra Tersigni (left) to the Bishop Lions Club, it was a surprise announcement by  2018-2019 Bishop Lions Club President Paul Bedell (far right) that long-time Lion Ray Miklaucic (holding plaque) was Lion of The Year for his work and service to the Bishop […]

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Chocolate Art Walk; TM: The Geometry of Creation

Press releases Now in it’s 6th year, the 2018 Downtown Bishop Chocolate Art Walk features 27 locations in Downtown Bishop featuring an impressive and wide range of creative and artistic presentations. More than 50 artists, photographers and musicians will be displaying their creative work alongside unique artistic performances. And as always, free unique chocolate treats […]

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Hans J. Kliks: 1934-2018

Hans J Kliks passed away peacefully on October 3, 2018 surrounded by his loved ones. Hans was born July 26, 1934 in Berlin Germany. Hans was a strong, happy man with a passion for family. He had a love for life and put a smile on everyone’s face. He knew his Lord and was not […]

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Eastern Sierra Council of Governments information

By Deb Murphy Over the past two weeks, four Eastern Sierra entities took the first leery step to enable the Eastern Sierra Council of Governments to more actively tackle regional issues. The four, Bishop, Mammoth, Inyo and Mono, agreed to contribute up to $10,000 toward half of a Town of Mammoth Lakes’ staffer to provide […]

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