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Pat Turner: 1943-2018

PATRICIA (Pat) TURNER November 1, 1943 – May 2, 2018 Pat passed away May 2, 2018, at Northern Inyo Hospital, Bishop, CA. She is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Neil Turner. She is survived by sister-in-law Rosemary Turner and family cousins. Pat was born and raised in Pasadena, CA, graduating from Pasadena […]

 
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Update from USGS on MCWD, Ormat

By Deb Murphy Earlier this week, we reported on the Mammoth Community Water District’s efforts to take a second look at environmental documents and the assumption of an impermeable barrier between the district’s water source and the deeper reservoir tapped by Ormat Technologies’ Casa Diablo IV project. District general manager Patrick Hayes maintains new data […]

 
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Update on MCWD request for environmental review

By Deb Murphy Armed with what he sees as a flaw in the impermeable barrier between Mammoth’s town water supplies and Ormat Technologies’ expanded geothermal facility, district general manager Patrick Hayes asked the Mammoth Town Council last Wednesday to put the item on a future agenda. Mayor John Wentworth agreed, but he may be the […]

 
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BLM, USGS to drill groundwater monitoring well

News release MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. – Crews working for the U.S. Geological Survey Research Drilling Unit are anticipated to begin work on a groundwater monitoring well in the northwest portion of the Mammoth Mountain RV Park in Mammoth Lakes, during the week of Nov. 27. Drilling operations will run up to 12-hours per day, seven days […]

 
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Letter to the editor: DWP view of Owens Valley debunked

by Daniel Pritchett, Bishop Last month James Yannotta wrote letter in which he asserted there were misconceptions about DWP management under the Inyo-LA Long Term Water Agreement (LTWA). Mr. Yannotta’s letter showed him to be a worthy successor to the previous LA Aqueduct Manager, Gene Coufal, as he recycled some of the same meaningless statements, […]

 
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