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Parent supports Owens Valley School as is

January 11, 2011 Dr. Terrance McAteerInyo County Superintendent of Schools166 GrandviewBishop, CA 93514 Subject: Owens Valley Unified School District status Dr. McAteer, I do not want Owens Valley Unified School District to be closed (or “lapsed”) and the resources “given” to another school district, whether it be in Lone Pine or Big Pine, or elsewhere. […]

 
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Hatred buttons

Economy, religion, ideology and political systems are all the creation of man.They must all relate with human feeling and the human spirit to fulfill many ofour basic human aspirations. The different religions and ideologies are designedfor humanity and not the opposite. A troubling cultural phenomenon existstoday and is running rampant. Religion, political systems and ideology […]

 
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Attention, dog walkers

Don’t you just hate it when someone walks their dog, or a neighbor’s dog does it’s defecation or urinates in your yard and the owner acts like nothing happened? Well, I do! Or when an unleashed dog jumps on or scares a child. Well I do! I had it! I have been extremely patient in […]

 
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Welcome change at ESUSD

Dear Editor:We are writing to thank all those parents, teachers, and community members who contributed time, money, support, and/or front yard sign space to the 2010 campaign to elect Matt Baumann, Gabe Segura, and Bob Tems to the Eastern Sierra Unified School District Board of Trustees. Following the first meeting of the Board with its […]

 
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Motocross thank you

There was a good turn out for the Mammoth Motocross Track meeting. Thank you for giving my kids the chance to speek at the meeting. They were very proud of being able to stand up for what they love and believe in. I am sadened by the town and Forest Services threat that we are […]

 
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Joe Parrino on Motocross Track

WE NEED THE MAMMOTH MX TRACK BACK IN 2011!Letter to the Editor:Town Council is considering how to manage the spending of Measure R and Measure U funds, appointing committee members to help with the issue and considering some very high-end, and worthwhile, projects. All in the name of addressing the needs of ALL recreation opportunities […]

 
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The Victim Pays

Daniel Pritchett401 East Yaney StreetBishop, CA 93514760-873-8943 Dear Editor: In environmental law there is a principle known as “the polluter pays.” This is the reason that DWP – instead of victims of its air pollution – is paying hundreds of millions of dollars to mitigate Owens Lake dust. In the Inyo-LA Long Term Water Agreement […]

 
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Segura Thanks Community

I would like to thank the entire community of mono county for their support. I believe it was this backing from the community that kept others from running against me while I serve in the interim on the School Board. I look forward to serving with the other board members and I am excited about […]

 
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View on Tax Cuts

The Need to Pay for Tax Cuts ? Debunking the Myth Politicians, and their spokespersons, have recently been repeating a myth that tax cuts cost the government money and thus must be funded. During his many speeches in support of Democrat candidates Obama refers to the Bush tax cuts as an unfunded $700 billion dollar […]

 
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Carle on Prop 21

I’m not in the habit of telling anyone how to vote, but this year Prop 21 is near and dear to my heart. Many of you remember several threats of closure to our Eastern Sierra State Parks, Mono Lake Tufa State Natural Reserve and Bodie State Historic Park. I worked for California State Parks for […]

 
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