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‘Tales Along El Camino Sierra, Two’ – More historical gems

Press release It’s time to take another sentimental trip down memory lane, also known as El Camino Sierra.  On Saturday June 8, the Eastern California Museum in Independence will be hosting a history program titled, “A Sentimental Journey Along Highway 395,” presented by authors David and Gayle Woodruff. In addition to relating interesting and little-remembered […]

 
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Mammoth Lakes Film Festival announces award winners

Press release Mammoth Lakes, California – The 5th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival (MLFF) announced this year’s juried and audience award winners at the Closing Night Award Ceremony at the Polo Event Center in Mammoth Lakes on Sunday, May 26, 2019. The festival, held from May 22-26, screened over 80 films, including 63 in MLFF’s competition categories. Each of the festival winners […]

 
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ICOE honors Community Star Awards recipients

By Charles James Last month, the Inyo County Board of Education and the new Inyo County Superintendent of Schools, Barry Simpson, held its  2019 Community Star Awards in the McAteer Community Room at Cerro Coso College. The annual event, held this year on May 9th, honored parents, community members, business owners, Northern Inyo Hospital, Trout […]

 
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Bishop Broncos bash way to CIF section championship

By Deb Murphy Bishop Union High’s Broncos romped past the Foothill Trojans from Bakersfield Tuesday afternoon at home in the CIF Division 6 Central Section championship game with a 25-2 win, the team’s first championship since 1969. The game was scheduled for Saturday in Fresno, neutral territory. There were a couple of stories flying around […]

 
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Mule Days Parade – No chairs, etc. until the big day

Caltrans press release BISHOP—California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is again requiring the public to delay setting their lawn chairs along the parade route until the day of the parade. Chairs set out early may become a hazard, blow into the street, block access to businesses along the route and compromise safe passage for pedestrians on […]

 
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NIHD celebrating healthy team building

NIHD press release Northern Inyo Healthcare District is in the middle of a two-week celebration that highlights the shared values held by district employees. The celebration is born out of a blending of National Hospital Week, National Nurses Week, and a City of Bishop proclamation recognizing the contributions of all NIHD staff to the health […]

 
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Klondike Lake to open May 24th

DWP news release BISHOP, CA – The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) announced that Klondike Lake will be open to public boating seven days a week beginning Friday, May 24, 2019 through Monday, September 30, 2019. Precautions are still being taken to guard against invasive mussels, so all motorized watercraft must be […]

 
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