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Road closure for Bishop Christmas Parade

Press release BISHOP- U.S. 395/Main Street will be closed from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2018, from Mandich Street at the south to Sierra Street at the north for Bishop’s Annual Christmas Parade and Santa Fun Run. Following the parade and fun run, heavy pedestrian traffic will continue on U.S. Hwy […]

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Jen McGuire hired as Tri-County Fair CEO

Press release After an almost year-long extensive Nation-Wide search, the Tri-County Fair board has hired a CEO. Jen McGuire has accepted an offer from the Fair Board for the CEO positon. Board President Paul Dostie said “Jen McGuire was selected because of her substantial marketing and agricultural experience”. The Tri-County Fair Board began the task of hiring a […]

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A holiday tradition: Shop with a Cop in the Eastern Sierra

Press release Donations sought for the Annual Eastern “Sierra Shop with a Cop”. It’s hard to believe that Christmas is literally right around the corner! Law enforcement officers and public safety staff from law enforcement and criminal justice agencies throughout Mono and Inyo Counties are busy planning the Annual Shop with a Cop event. The […]

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Election Day – all votes count

By Deb Murphy Cable news talking heads, campaigning politicians and Michael Moore have all said the 2018 mid-terms are the most important election of their, and hopefully your, lifetime. Thanks for adding to the nerves of political junkies. Nerds can stay up late tonight to see how the gubernatorial races in Florida and Georgia or […]

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State of the Inyo National Forest

USFS press release Here are some changes of note: The Glass Creek and Lower Lee Vining Campground remain open due to the fair weather and available staffing (USFS). They are will remain open, weather permitting, through November. The Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center is closed for the season. All other visitor centers will transition […]

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NIH Auxiliary’s Holiday Boutique at Birch St. Annex on Saturday

Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Birch Street Annex is busily being transformed into something just shy of Santa’s Workshop – all in anticipation of the 2018 Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary’s annual Holiday Boutique. This year’s boutique is set for Saturday, Nov. 3, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For the second year, the boutique will be held […]

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Inyo County staff, departments receive honors from CSAC

Inyo County press release Inyo County Probation Department and Health & Human Services staff members are getting some well-deserved time in the spotlight as part of a state organization’s efforts to highlight the best practices of California counties. Through a series of videos, the California Association of Counties (CSAC) is highlighting recipients of its annual […]

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Mammoth, Mono officials weigh in on state props

By Deb Murphy Mammoth Brewery’s basement was packed with voters Monday evening, waiting to get some help with the list of state propositions on the November 6 ballot from Supervisors Stacy Corless and Jennifer Halferty and Mammoth Lakes Councilmember John Wentworth. Corless admitted up front they were not neutral in their analysis. The three honed […]

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