Tag Archives | video

A television news crew from Albuquerque takes a ride on a CV-22 Osprey Aug. 7 and finds themselves in the midst of aerial scenery that is breathtaking, as is the angle of flight during part of the ride.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Markus Maier)

A cool sight: Ospreys train at Bishop Airport

Bill Snyder filed this story for Sierra Wave Media The US Marine Corps VMM161 Greyhawks squadron of Tiltrotor MV-22 Ospreys recently concluded nearly two weeks of training at the Bishop Airport. The Osprey, while technically a plane, is a hybrid of a helicopter and airplane, capable of both horizontal and vertical take-off and landings, and short […]

 
Continue Reading · 0
Lee Vining Canyon SAR

Mono Search and Rescue aids injured ice climber

News release from Mono County Sheriff Ingrid Braun At 12:15 pm on Monday, January 1, 2018, the Mono County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue (SAR) Team was called out for rescue of an injured ice climber. A 64-year old Mono County man fell about 40 feet while climbing ice at Chouinard Falls in Lee Vining Canyon. Five […]

 
Continue Reading · 0
scholar-BP2017-3

Duncan Reid earns ‘Scholar Athlete of the Year’ award

(Press release) – Bishop Union High School’s Duncan Reid has been honored at the 2016-17 “Scholar Athlete of the Year” by AltaOne Federal Credit Union, Sierra Wave radio and KIBS-KBOV radio. The award ceremony took place at AltaOne’s Bishop member service center. Reid receives a $1,750 scholarship, courtesy of AltaOne, Sierra Wave and KIBS-KBOV. In […]

Continue Reading · 0