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Mike Mairs: 1974-2016

Michael Omie Mairs leapt into life on April 29, 1974 and he never looked back up to his passing on July 31, 2016 after a courageous two year battle with cancer. Mike was born and lived his life in Independence, graduating from Owens Valley High School in 1992. He was a peaceful warrior, caring and kind-hearted, […]

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Fire destroys Lone Pine home, resident dies at work location

At 3:30 Monday morning, fire broke out in a home on Mt. Whitney Drive in Lone Pine.  Within minutes across town, a resident of that home working the graveyard shift collapsed and died at Southern Inyo Hospital. This tragic story started with the house fire and continues with an investigation. According to the Inyo Sheriff’s […]

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