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Mono Assessor candidates talk issues

The work of a County Assessor may seem inscrutable to most voters, but it is a process that involves the values of peoples’ homes and property and drives the collection of taxes. Assessor Bob Musil and his opponent Barry Beck answered questions at the recent Noon Rotary Club Candidates Forum in Mammoth Lakes. Beck said […]

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Mammoth’s water vs geothermal expansion

Would expansion of the Casa Diablo Geothermal operation damage the water supply of Mammoth Lakes? Opinions on that vary, and the Air Pollution Control Board has asked Mammoth Community Water District and geothermal company, Ormat, to work it out. APCD is the lead agency for the environmental review of Ormat’s proposed geothermal expansion. When the […]

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MCWD says Casa Diablo Plans could hurt Mammoth water supply

Mammoth Community Water District officials say that the proposed Casa Diablo Geothermal plant expansion could harm both groundwater and surface water resources used to serve the community of Mammoth Lakes. Casa Diablo Geothermal officials have gone through the environmental investigation of their expansion plans and Mammoth’s Water District has responded. In a press release, the […]

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