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Raymond with his dog Yuhubi

The Four-Year-Old Smiling Face of Hemophilia

By Charles James (World Hemophilia Day was April 17) Raymond Garcia, Jr. of Bishop is an adorable four-year-old who has already faced greater challenges every day of his life than most of us will face in our lifetimes. Raymond has hemophilia, specifically Type A, which is a very rare, inherited bleeding disorder in which blood […]

 
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Donna Brune passes away

Donna Brune, resident of Bishop California from September 1967 until December 2014, passed away on April 14, 2019 in St.George, Utah. Donna was diagnosed with Vascular Dementia in October 2014. She worked hand in hand with her husband at Brune Mortuary. She is survived by her husband, Leon; two daughters: Suzanne Worth of Bishop, California […]

 
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Billie Gene ‘Jake’ Saulque: 1941-2019

BILLIE GENE SAULQUE “JAKE” January 17. 1941 – March 29, 2019 Billie Gene Saulque, best known as Jake, walked on in his sleep on March 29, 2019.  He was born at Schurz, Nevada, Indian Health Services Hospital on January 17, 1941 to John M. Saulque, and Gladys D. Watson.  He was raised in Benton and […]

 
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Danny Clark: 1964-2019

Danny Clark, 1964 – 2019 Danny was born in Bishop, California on December 22, 1964. He enjoyed outdoor sports, going fishing, camping, and getting wood for the winter. After graduating from high school he moved to Victorville, California where he worked as a house framer. He worked for his brother Dale for several years.   […]

 
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Grocery Outlet in Bishop gets approval for new sign

By Deb Murphy Practicality went head to head with Bishop City ordinances at Monday’s Council meeting; practicality, in this case Grocery Outlet’s 70-square foot sign on a 25-foot pylon at the corner of Hwy. 6 and Wye Road, won. The argument made by the corporation’s representative and local owners was obvious. The north end of […]

 
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Lynne A. Clark: 1954-2019

LYNNE A. CLARK 1954-2019 Born Lynne Ann Andreycak on June 11, 1954 in Bayonne, New Jersey, to Peter and Eileen Andreycak. Lynne died peacefully in her home on March 13, after a four-year battle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. (a.k.a. Lou Gehrig’s Disease or ALS). Lynne moved with her family to Fullerton, California, in 1963. She […]

 
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John Stephen ‘Jack’ Johantgen: 1932-2019

John Stephen ‘Jack’ Johantgen Jack Johantgen was born in Tulsa Oklahoma in 1932. He was the youngest of three sons born to Clara and John Robins Johantgen. Joseph and Robert his older siblings both served in the military and after Jack finished high school he moved with his parents to Prescott Arizona and followed his […]

 
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Robert Bruce Cook: 1935-2019

Robert Bruce Cook 1935 – 2019 Robert “Bruce” Cook passed away peacefully at home on March 7th, 2019. Bruce was born on October 14, 1935 in Chouteau, Oklahoma and was the second oldest of four children. He was raised in Colton, California and met the love of his life, Nancy (nee Asmus) at UCLA; the […]

 
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Dave's 2-23-19 Trip

Tough winter for broadcasters

Mammoth Mountain and the Town of Mammoth Lakes has been hit with lots of snow this winter.  This generally  translates into a good thing.  Great skiing and boarding, beautiful views and water to recharge the aquifers. For our local Radio Station, Sierra Wave Radio ALT 92.5,  it has been brutal on our broadcast site on […]

 
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Leland H. Brown: 1923 – 2019

Leland H. Brown, 1923 – 2019 Leland Hugh “Lee” Brown died on March 4, 2019 at his home in Bishop surrounded by family. Lee was born in Bakersfield, California on January 21, 1923. He moved to Bishop after serving in the Army Air Corps in World War II as an aircraft mechanic. After working as […]

 
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Alois Benedict Coufal: 1927-2019

Alois Benedict Coufal 1927 – 2019 Alois Benedict Coufal, age 91, resident of Bishop for 28 years, was born in Brainard Nebraska on April 12, 1927. He passed away peacefully in his sleep early on the morning of March 5, 2019 at Northern Inyo Hospital. He was surrounded by his highest earthly priority, his family. […]

 
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DK Woodworks sets up shop in Bishop

By Deb Murphy David Kuznitz merges artistry and high tech at his new woodshop on East Line Street in Bishop. He’s also redefined the concept of woodshop. DK Woodworks turns out cabinetry and architectural elements with an old-world look and surgical precision using fine wood and CNC equipment. He works with designers on homes from […]

 
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