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Paul Max Skinner: 1934-2018

Services will be held at the Church of the Nazarene Lone Pine on June 16th, 2018 at 10:00 AM with the graveside service to follow immediately at Mt. Whitney District Cemetery. There will also be a celebration of life at the VFW hall about 1:00 PM for Paul Max Skinner who passed away peacefully on […]

 
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Ella Payne: 1916-2018

Ella Jean Payne 1916-2018 Ella Jean Payne, cherished wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great -grandmother passed away peacefully at her home on April 30, 2018. She was 102 years old. Ella was born March 6, 1916 in Coso Village, Ca, with her twin sister Ethel, to Jim Smith and Annie Bellas.  She graduated from Lone […]

 
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Larry Eugene Blain: 1938-2018

Larry Eugene Blain 1938-2018 Larry Eugene Blain passed away on April 29th, 2018 at the age of 80. A resident of Bishop, CA, Larry was born on January 12th, 1938 in Osceola, Iowa to William Gerald and Josephine Blain. In 1960 he graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. After meeting […]

 
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Irene Schram: 1925-2018

Irene Haydee Schram beloved wife, mother, oma, omi and friend peacefully passed away Friday April 27, 2018 at her home in Lone Pine Ca. Born October 11, 1925 in the city of Sukabumi, Indonesia. Matriarch to a large family, she is survived by her husband of 63 years, Charles Schram, and her 7 children, James, […]

 
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Update: Moffat Fire at 35 percent containment

CalFire news release Moffat Fire Incident Information: Last Updated: April 20, 2018 6:16 pm Date/Time Started: April 19, 2018 10:28 am Administrative Unit: Unified Command: CAL FIRE San Bernardino Unit, Cal Trans, and Inyo County Sheriff’s Office County: Inyo County Location: Highway 395 and Moffat Ranch Road, north of Lone Pine Acres Burned – Containment: […]

 
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Roger Button: 1949-2018

Roger Button was born December 22, 1949 in Bishop, CA. to Irene and Leslie Button. Roger passed away unexpectedly March 17, 2018. Roger grew up in the Owens Valley, and attended school in Lone Pine. He was active in the Boy Scouts, Troop 82. Roger’s father was the Troop Leader. During High School Roger participated […]

 
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Jim Brackney: 1932-2017

JAMES CAREY BRACKNEY 1932-2017 Jim as he was known by family and friends, went to be with the Lord November 12, 2017 at the age of 85. Jim was born on August 19, 1932 to Carey James Brackney and Mary Elizabeth (Clayton) Brackney in Fallon, Nevada. Jim started working at the age of 13 driving […]

 
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‘The Oyler House: Richard Neutra’s Desert Retreat’ special presentation this Sunday

Press release On October 29, at 3:00 pm, the Bishop Twin Theater proudly presents “The Oyler House: Richard Neutra’s Desert Retreat”. This beautiful film, which has captivated film festival audiences all over the world, tells the moving story of a lifetime Inyo County employee/resident, the late Richard Oyler, who, after seeing a Time magazine cover story on renowned […]

 
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Positive West Nile Virus sample found in Lone Pine

News release The Owens Valley Mosquito Abatement Program (OVMAP) confirmed today that another mosquito sample tested positive for West Nile virus. This sample was collected in Lone Pine on August 21. This is the seventh positive sample detected in Inyo County during the 2017 mosquito season and the first ever collected in an area populated […]

 
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Inyo Supervisors approve parking restrictions

By Deb Murphy It all started with an Airstream parked on Whitney Portal Road in Lone Pine selling outdoor gear. It may have ended at Tuesday’s Inyo County Board of Supervisors’ meeting with a parking ordinance addressing specific issues in both Lone Pine and Independence. A very brief background: The Airstream, Mt. Whitney Gear, was […]

 
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Monday update on Diaz Fire

US Forest Service Diaz Fire Update Size: 66 acres Containment: 0% Fuel Type: Mixed conifer/ mountain mahogany/sage brush/ grass Location: southwest of Lone Pine, CA in the Sierra Nevada Mountains at 8,000 – 9,000 ft. Cause: Under investigation Engines: 3 Crews: 5 Aircraft: 4 helicopters Personnel: 174 The Diaz Fire continues show slow growth, with […]

 
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