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LATEST UPDATE: Mono County 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 throughout the day.] One Document, first with multiple documents included: First two pages are the latest Daily Briefing Update from the Mono County Unified Command.   […]

 
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Update on Death Valley Body Recovery

Update on Death Valley Body Recovery [UPDATE: 4/07/2020- Sierra Wave spoke with the Inyo County Coroner’s Office to follow-up on this story. We found out the following: The decedent was William David Namahoe, a 55-years-old single male from Modesto, Calif. with family in Tracy. He reportedly worked at Costco and was described as someone who […]

 
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Mono County Supervisors send letter to CDFW requesting delay in Trout Opening

At last Wednesday’s special meeting of the Mono County Board of Supervisors, they voted to ask the State of California – Natural Resources Agency Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) for consideration to delay the date of the Regular Fishing Season out of consideration for Governor Gavin Newsom’s Stay at Home Executive Order and public […]

 
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Mule Days 2020 Officially Cancelled at Fairgrounds Meeting on Sunday. Will Return May 2021

(Official Announcement below short article.) One of the last largest events held in the Eastern Sierra, Mule Days 2020, has officially been cancelled as the result of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. On Sunday, April 5, in an Emergency Board Meeting by phone conference, 18DAA Board of Directors for the Tri-County Fairgrounds unanimously decided to […]

 
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INYO COUNTY COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER NETWORK

Press Release – April 2, 3030 – Inyo County INYO COUNTY, April 2, 2020 – In response to COVID-19, several agencies have joined together to help Inyo County community members who may need extra assistance.  Inyo County Health and Human Services, Inyo Mono Advocates for Community Action, Bishop Chamber of Commerce, VFW Post #8988, and […]

 
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Statement from Toiyabe, NIHD leaders – Please Stay Home

Statement from Toiyabe, NIHD leaders Toiyabe Chief Executive Officer Kori Novak, PhD MBA, and Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Interim Chief Executive Officer Kelli Davis, MBA, have released the following joint statement, encouraging residents to limit their exposure and stay home: To Our Community, On behalf of the front-line health care professionals at Toiyabe Indian Health […]

 
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LADWP Announces Closure of Certain Recreational Areas in Support of “Safer at Home” Order

BISHOP, CA (April 1, 2020) – In keeping with LADWP’s commitment to be good environmental stewards and promote the health and safety of the residents, visitors and employees in the Eastern Sierra, the following LADWP areas and/or locations are CLOSED to the public indefinitely in support of the Safer At Home Order: Owens River Gorge, […]

 
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