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Help Bishop Rotary Clubs Help Local Businesses in Economic Recovery

Bishop Rotary Clubs to Hold Fundraising Drawing to Help Local Businesses in Their Economic Recovery The Rotary Clubs of Bishop are launching a fundraising drawing as part of their effort to help the economic recovery of our community.  The need is great, and the Bishop Rotary Clubs have resolved to identify which local recovery efforts […]

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MCWD under Phase 2 restrictions, but still taking care of business

Those of us living here in the Eastern Sierra may well want to remember that “Even paradise sees its share of storms, but in the end, it’s still paradise.” Even with this current pandemic. The Mammoth Community Water District (MCWD) is still working hard to serve its customers despite the obstacles presented by the coronavirus […]

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Mammoth Lakes on the States’ “Metric” Radar Results in Increased Restrictions on Restaurants

It was bound to happen when the number of positive COVID-19 cases in Mono County skyrocketed and one had to be hospitalized over the past two weeks. In response, the Public Health Officer, Dr. Tom Boo, issued further restrictions on restaurants in Mammoth Lakes, which appears to be the leading source of the recent outbreaks. […]

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Tioga Inn Specific Plan Amendment Rescheduled to August 6

Tioga Inn Specific Plan Amendment Rescheduled to August 6 The Tioga Inn Specific Plan Amendment #3 and Final Environmental Impact Report (FSEIR) has been rescheduled for consideration by the Board of Supervisors to August 6, 2020, at 10:00 am. The meeting is expected to be conducted remotely by Zoom webinar and an agenda and project […]

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Reds Meadow Road opening Friday, June 26

This description explains why Reds Meadow is a popular destination during the summer months:  With crystal-clear streams, sparkling lakes and majestic forests, Reds Meadow Valley is an ideal place to camp during the summer and enjoy fishing, hiking or riding a horse through this pristine setting. Located on the other side of Mammoth Mountain, there […]

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State Issues Guidance for Campgrounds, Lodging and other Sectors for Inyo and Mono counties

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For Mono County, Click Here or on Mono County logo: [SWM Note: Same release for both counties, however slightly different narrative results depending on where each county is in the Reopen in Stage 3 guidelines.] INYO COUNTY, CA, June 5, 2020:  The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has announced that new […]

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Mammoth Lakes

Mono County and Mammoth Lakes Wait, Again, for Approval to Open Lodging

Mammoth Lakes Town Manager Dan Holler did a pretty good job of describing “between a rock and a hard place” at Wednesday’s Town Council meeting. To paraphrase, do you defy California’s COVID-19 guidelines for opening businesses or do you wait and wait for approval of the Emergency Operations Center’s plan to open lodging, with restrictions. […]

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Bishop Chamber of Commerce

Bishop Chamber of Commerce: 27 Inyo County Small Businesses to Receive Grants

Thanks to generous donations made by local foundations, organizations and individuals, several Inyo County businesses will receive COVID-19 relief grants this week. The Bishop Chamber of Commerce assisted by collecting online applications and organizing a five-member volunteer panel to independently review and score the applications. The program was open to any small business in Inyo […]

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