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Update: Mud-ravaged State Route 58 may re-open Thursday

Caltrans press release Bishop, CA – The California Department of Transportation is continuing to clear mud, debris and vehicles from State Route 58 between Mojave & Tehachapi.  Due to a flash flood that occurred Thursday, October 15, 2015, mud flowed from the surrounding mountains onto State Route 58 at approximately 4:30 p.m. The highway closed to […]

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Mt. Whitney Hatchery fundraiser

The group known as Friends of Mt. Whitney Fish Hatchery have worked long and hard to maintain the hatchery as an historic attraction. Thursday evening they will hold their annual BBQ Fund Raiser at the Hatchery. A disastrous flood and mudslide in 2008 shut down the Hatchery, but it has been refurbished and reopened as […]

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