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Still No Final Decision on Mule Days

Press Release 3/26/2020- Mule Days Board In 1970, Bishop Mule Days Celebration rose from humble beginnings to bring a world-class mule show to the Eastern Sierra. We have become the premier mule show in North America. Our annual event brings visitors from all walks of life: RV enthusiasts, campers, equine enthusiasts, contestants, celebrities, fans and […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mono County Health Department and Mammoth Hospital POSITIVE CASE OF COVID-19 IN MONO COUNTY March 24, 2020 – A positive COVID-19 test result was received late March 23, a specimen collected seven days earlier from a young positive COVID-19 test result woman with an influenza-like illness (fever, body aches and cough). She […]

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Inyo County Offices Closed to Walk-In Visitors

INYO COUNTY, March 23, 2020 – California Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-33-20 on March 19, 2020 directing all residents to stay home, except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of essential critical infrastructure sectors. Pursuant to the intent of Gov. Newsom’s Order, and in an effort to maintain continuity of operations while […]

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RESTRICTION OF SHORT-TERM RENTALS IN MONO COUNTY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 THREAT Unified Command Emergency Operations Center Press Release – March 21, 2020 (For Official Press Release from Public Health Officer Dr. Thomas Boo, press HERE.) The COVID-19 pandemic poses a looming threat to the health and safety of the people of Mono County and […]

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Do Not Take Part in High-risk Outdoor Activity in Inyo County Says Inyo Sheriff/SAR

INYO COUNTY, CA, March 21, 2020 – The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, on behalf of Inyo County Search and  Rescue (SAR), requests that people do not take part in high risk outdoor activities at this time. Activities include backpacking, climbing, peak bagging, backcountry skiing, or anything that puts you at risk for potential rescue. If […]

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Mammoth Lake Hospital Press Release

Mammoth Hospital has identified a patient who is presumptively positive for COVID-19

Mammoth Hospital Press Release – March 21, 2020, 8:00 am Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19  Mammoth Hospital has identified a patient who is presumptively positive for COVID-19. Presumptive positive means the patient is likely positive, but we are waiting for California state laboratory confirmation. The initial test with a positive result was performed by LabCorp. […]

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Tom Hardy, DA Inyo County 2020

District Attorney Reminder About Price Gouging During Public Emergencies

Inyo County District Attorney Tom Hardy wants to remind local citizens of California’s anti-price gouging laws.  “The health and safety of our community is everyone’s primary concern right now, and it is gratifying to see the citizens and businesses of Inyo County working together in our current challenging times. But, California’s legislature long-ago implemented a […]

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Inyo County Implements Public Health Precautions

Press Release from Inyo County – March 19, 2020               In light of the serious threat to public health posed by the worldwide outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), the County of Inyo is implementing emergency measures at County operated campgrounds and other County facilities. These measures include restricting walk-in services at some offices and full closures […]

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