Tag Archives | Topaz Lake


Topaz Ranch Fire destroys homes

UPDATE:  BLM REPORTS THAT THE TOPAZ RANCH ESTATES FIRE IS NOW 100% CONTAINED.  NO FURTHER STRUCTURES WERE DESTROYED AND NO DEATHS OR INJURIES.   A more than 6,000 acre wildfire three miles east of Highway 395 near Topaz Lake has destroyed two homes and 17 outbuildings.  Hundreds of firefighters and crews remain on scene. Law […]

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Highway closures due to High Point Curve Project

Closure of US Highway 395 – High Point Curve Correction Project Mono County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has scheduled night closures of US Highway 395 from Holbrook Junction to Bridgeport as part of a $17.2 million road realignment and retaining wall project.  The first road closure of US 395 will begin at […]

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Update on Topaz Lake death

On Friday, March 9, 2012, at approximately 4:00 pm, Mono County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a report of a vehicle that had been driven into the water, from the shoreline, at Topaz Lake. It was reported that several friends were fishing on the shoreline of Topaz Lake when apparently one of the friends got into […]

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