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Schools Closed

Schools closing in Inyo and Mono Counties Over Corona Virus Concerns

(Updated Monday, March 16 at 11:00 am) This is what we know so far: “Out of an abundance of caution…”is the phrase that begins the communications to parents from both Bishop Union High School in Bishop, Owens Valley Unified School District and Mammoth Unified School District in Mammoth Lakes, that the schools are closing. Student […]

 
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Blake Jones Trout Derby 2020 Snip

Corona virus forces changes to 2020 Blake Jones Trout Derby

The Bishop Chamber of Commerce has announced significant changes for this weekend’s Blake Jones Trout Derby.  In light of rapidly evolving concerns regarding Corona Virus/COVID-19, “social distancing” and “mass gatherings,” the Bishop Chamber is taking measures to at reduce risk to derby attendees, staff and volunteers for the event. “We’ve given careful consideration to the […]

 
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Inyo County Coronavirus Updates
COVID-19

What Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Means for Eastern Sierra Communities

JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM INYO AND MONO COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH: On February 26, 2020, the California Department of Public Health confirmed that a California resident from Solano County was hospitalized with novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and likely caught the illness from someone in the community. At the time this information was released, this was […]

 
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