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Blake Jones Trout Derby 2020 Snip

Corona virus forces changes to 2020 Blake Jones Trout Derby

The Bishop Chamber of Commerce has announced significant changes for this weekend’s Blake Jones Trout Derby.  In light of rapidly evolving concerns regarding Corona Virus/COVID-19, “social distancing” and “mass gatherings,” the Bishop Chamber is taking measures to at reduce risk to derby attendees, staff and volunteers for the event. “We’ve given careful consideration to the […]

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Government shutdown squeezes chambers and tourism offices

Is it really necessary to close off public lands that are not regularly patrolled, are leased by private companies or are simply open-air monuments? Members of the public see no reason, but since the federal government shutdown that has mostly been the reality. As Lone Pine Chamber of Commerce Director Kathleen New told the Inyo […]

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