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Barbara Lee Crosby: 1927-2018

Barbara Lee Crosby left us on Monday September 24 2018, at the age of 91. We will all miss her positive attitude and big bright smile. She was born in Los Angeles on June 6, 1927 and raised in the Owens Valley by her parents Bob and Inella Cheney. While attending Lone Pine High she […]

 
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Buck Grace passes away at age 80

Longtime Lone Pine resident Carlton “Buck” Grace passed away on Aug. 21 at age 80 in Lone Pine. Buck went to the Lord peacefully in his sleep at Southern Inyo Hospital, his son Brian at his side. Buck was born in Long Beach, CA and live and worked in Lone Pine for the past 20 […]

 
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Taking a seat in the da Vinci Surgical System

Press release Be it in Lone Pine or Tonopah, local education regarding robot-assisted surgery edged forward last week as more than 50 people took their turn in the surgeon’s seat, operating a mobile model of the da Vinci Surgical System. For Lone Pine, this collaborative effort between Intuitive Surgical, makers of the da Vinci Surgical […]

 
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Tomorrow’s healthcare: Presenting Robot-Assisted Surgery

NIHD press release Residents of Southern Inyo County and Tonopah, Nevada are invited to explore the high tech world of Robot-Assisted Surgery during two Open House presentations in the coming week. Those in attendance literally will be invited to sit in the surgeon’s seat, slide their fingers into the video-game style controllers, and see what […]

 
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Shooting in Lone Pine results in six counts of attempted murder

On Monday August 13th, just prior to midnight, Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call reporting screaming/yelling and crying children near Muir and Lakeview Street in Lone Pine. While Deputies were responding they were diverted to Southern Inyo Hospital, for a gunshot victim in the emergency room.  When Deputies arrived, they were advised that a […]

 
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Update on Georges Fire

USFS news release Georges Fire The Georges Fire is a lightning-caused fire that started on July 8 north of Lone Pine, west of Manzanar National Historic Site, and south of Bairs Creek. The fire was actively suppressed along the Owens Valley to protect life and property such as Whitney Portal, Lone Pine, and Manzanar National […]

 
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Whitney Portal area evacuation lifted

USFS news release Georges Fire Evening Update Lone Pine, CA, July 11, 2018 – The Georges Fire (lightning-caused) is currently at 2,883 acres and is 42% contained. The fire is in Unified Command with SoCal Team 3, a Type 2 incident management team (assigned to the Inyo National Forest), CAL FIRE and the Inyo Sheriff’s […]

 
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Georges Fire at 10 percent contained

Georges Fire Update -Monday night The Georges Fire has grown to an estimated 2,500 acres and is 10% contained. The Inyo National Forest, CALFIRE (who also manages fire response for Bishop BLM Field Office lands as well as private lands), and Inyo County Sheriff are in Unified Command. Today, erratic winds challenged the initial fireline […]

 
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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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