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Bishop & Big Pine Restaurants for Delivery & Takeout 

Bishop & Big Pine Restaurants for Delivery & Takeout Updated 3/26/20 Copper top BBQ 760-970-5577 Take out Hings Donuts 760-872-4369 Take out Las Palmas 760-873-4337 Take out Mercado Mexico 760-873-4546 Take out Rolling Chef 310-570-0041 Take out Salsas 442-228-5016 Take out Subway 760-873-7827 Take out Two Brother from Italy 760-263-7097 Take out Mountian Rambler Brewery […]

 
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Coronavirus Daily Update

Third and Fourth Positive COVID-19 Cases in Mono County

March 25, 2020 – A positive COVID-19 test result was received late March 24 from a Mammoth area resident who is critically ill in Reno hospital. We transferred this patient a few days ago. This patient, who cannot be interviewed because of his/her condition has no known links to other cases. This individual potentially exposed […]

 
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No. You cannot contract COVID-19 from drinking water, says Calif. State Water Board

Besides some panic-buying shoppers going a little crazy buying toilet paper, they have also been seen clearing shelves of bottled water over concerns of unsafe drinking water from the coronavirus. Another coronavirus myth in the making right next to the one that drinking water every 15 minutes kills the virus. According to the State Water […]

 
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SECOND POSITIVE CASE OF COVID-19 IN MONO COUNTY

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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Latest Monday Media Conference Call with NIHD

On Monday’s media conference call with NIHD Rural Health Director, Dr. Stacey Brown, gave those of us in the local news media the latest update on COVID-19 in the Bishop and Inyo County area. He assured us that “Inyo County still does not have anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus.” Although there has […]

 
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Google Duo

“Hi Grandma! It’s Kinley and Ellie on Google Duo!”

I watched my wife, Sherrie, on her smartphone yesterday afternoon here in Big Pine on a video call with our granddaughters, Ellie and Kinley, who live in San Diego. They were using Google Duo on their mom’s iPhone. They were laughing and giggling and talking excitedly…“showing off” as little kids do when “entertaining” grandma and […]

 
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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

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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