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This Heat is…Excessive! Says US National Weather Service, Las Vegas, Nevada

US National Weather Service Las Vegas Nevada This heat is… excessive. ūü•Ķ ‚ö†ÔłŹ¬†An Excessive Heat Watch is in effect for much of southern Nevada, southeastern California and northwestern Arizona from Saturday¬†through Monday. ūüĆ°ÔłŹ¬†Highs: 110-120F Lows: 80-90F Hydrate frequently, wear light-colored, loose-fitting clothing, limit outdoor activity to the cooler parts of the day, wear sunscreen, and […]

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Corona Virus Scam

Warning from CalOES Public Information | Beware of COVID-19 Tracing Program Scammers

Scammers Exploit California’s COVID-19 Contact Tracing Program During the COVID-19 pandemic fraudsters are using this opportunity to create fear amongst residents across California. Many traditional financial crimes and schemes are now orchestrated through electronics. Now, more than ever people of all ages, including the elderly can be victimized by these criminals. The newest plot line […]

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mono county

Lynda Salcido Returns as Mono County Interim Public Health Director

(MONO COUNTY, CA, July 08, 2020) Yesterday, Mono County Administrative Officer Bob Lawton announced that Public Health Director Sandra Pearce is moving on from her position with Mono County, and Lynda Salcido has been retained to serve as Interim Director of Public Health. A long-term county employee, Ms. Salcido previously served Mono County for more […]

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Southern Inyo Hospital District Has Bankruptcy Plan Approved

It’s been a long time coming…but after several years of hard work… The Board of Directors of the Southern Inyo Healthcare District is¬†pleased to announce the¬†United States Bankruptcy Court ‚ÄstEastern District of California -Sacramento Division approved the District‚Äôs plan for paying its creditors¬†and bringing resolution to the bankruptcy case¬†on July 6, 2020. The Board of […]

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Inyo County Free Library

Inyo County Free Library Curbside Service now available | Fine-Free Returns thru August 31!

Message from the Inyo County Free Library: If you are yearning to have a physical book in your hands, the wait is over!¬† All branches of the Inyo County Free Library have launched curbside pick-up for books, magazines, and media.¬† Library patrons may call or email their local branch with requests. ¬†Full instructions are on […]

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LATEST UPDATE Inyo County (35) & Mono County (48) Positive COVID-19 Information

[Dear Reader, to avoid sensationalizing every uptick in positive coronavirus tests cases, we are going to provide you with “official information” in this posting only from our local authorities.] Inyo County Situation Update:¬†Effective Monday, June 15th Inyo County Situation Updates will be issued on a weekly basis every Monday. All confirmed positive testing numbers will […]

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Inyo National Forest Closes Group Camps Under Forest Order

News Release July 7, 2020 The Inyo National Forest is extending the closure of all group campgrounds and two remote campgrounds under a forest order closure The closure can be terminated or extended depending in conditions. Please see Exhibit A (in the link above) for a full list of campgrounds included in this order. The […]

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A Cautionary Message from Mono County EOC on COVID-19

(JULY 6, 2020):¬†Earlier today, Governor Gavin Newsom asked six additional counties to cease indoor operations for restaurants, wineries, movie theaters, zoos/museums, and cardrooms in response to surging positive cases and hospitalizations. While Mono County is not included in this second round of restrictions, local public health data is trending in the same direction, and should […]

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Caltrans road work

South Lake Road Reconstruction Implementing No Overnight Parking

July 1, 2020: Joint Press Release from US Forest Service and Inyo County Aerial Map: South Lake Parking Starting on July 6, and anticipating effective through July 25, the South Lake Road Reconstruction Project will implement no overnight parking in the South Lake area. This will include the Bishop Pass Trailhead Parking, boat trailer parking, […]

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