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Forest and Air Workshop in Mammoth Lakes

News release Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District is pleased to announce a Forest & Air Workshop on November 10th, 2016 in Mammoth Lakes. The workshop will focus on and the relationship between forest health, wildland fires and the impacts to air quality. The symposium will highlight speakers from CAL FIRE, Sierra Nevada Conservancy, […]

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More dire news on Inyo County water

By Deb Murphy Owens Valley wet leases will have their water allotments cut by 66 percent this run-off year, an unprecedented number during an unprecedented drought. “There just isn’t any water,” Inyo County Water Department Director Bob Harrington told the Board of Supervisors at its April 21 meeting. Estimated run-off is at 36 percent of […]

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DWP GM resigns

Department of Water and Power General Manager Ron Nichols has resigned amidst controversy over two organizations that he and the DWP Union Chief co-managed for the past three years. Those groups spent $40 million over ten years with no explanation on how the money was spent and what was accomplished in spite of demands by […]

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Letter to the Editor: Strong support for Ted Schade

Editor, Strong Support for Ted Schade I for one refuse to stand by and not support Ted Schade, our Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control officer, and my friend, who is currently under attack by the City of Los Angeles. Ted is tirelessly working to ensure public health in the Eastern Sierra and to enforce […]

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