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Appellate Court Ruling Stops Long Valley Dewatering Ruling Affirms Legal Principles Sought by Mono County and Sierra Club

  PRESS RELEASE FROM MONO COUNTY ADMINISTRATON COUNSEL MONO COUNTY, Calif. (JULY 5, 2022) – Late last week, the First District Court of Appeal for the State of California reversed a March 2021 Alameda Superior Court ruling requiring the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to continue to provide water for wildlife habitat […]

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Dennis Mattinson, Weather 07-05-2022

The Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson, Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Media / KSRW-FM 92.5   Tue Jul 05 2022 Well enjoy the realivitetly cool daytime highs (earl July) for now, as it will gradually warm up this week thru the upcoming weekend. A trough positioned along the West Coast is the reason for […]

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Dennis Mattinson, Weather 07-04-2022

The Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson, Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Media / KSRW-FM 92.5   Monday Jul 4 2022  Today that slow moving trough (quite deep for early July) will remain along the West Coast thru the Holiday period, dropping temps a bit. Something to keep an eye on (as this week progresses) […]

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Death Valley Park Travelers Spent $104 Million in Local CA and NV Communities 

DEATH VALLEY, CA – Death Valley National Park’s visitors spent $104 million in surrounding Nevada and California communities in 2021, according to a new National Park Service (NPS) report. The ripple effects of that direct spending boosted the local economy by $135 million and supported 1,228 jobs. “I’m excited that protecting this special desert is […]

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Inyo County Adopts Rules For Filing Tax Assessment Appeals

INYO COUNTY ADOPTS RULES FOR FILING TAX ASSESSMENT APPEALS   On Tuesday, the Inyo County Board of Supervisors – in its capacity as the local Board of Equalization – adopted Local Rules governing assessment appeal application filing and hearing processes in Inyo County. As part of the rules, the Board also approved a non-refundable processing […]

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Dennis Mattinson, Weather 07-01-2022

Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson Sierra Wave Media / KSRW-FM 92.5  Fri JUL 01 2022 The hemispheric synoptic pattern today, will feature a deepening trough over the West Coast. This will increase the SW flow aloft, with any monsoonal moisture remaining in place, being dislodged and pushed East. As that trough deepens over the holiday […]

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2022-2023 Mono County Grand Jury

2022-2023 MONO COUNTY GRAND JURY The 2022-2023 Grand Jury is currently composed of eleven grand jurors: Adrian Sears, Alisa Mokler, Ashley Trafecanty, Celia Stewart, Keith Williams, Krystle Stewart, Megan Czeschin, Robert Wheeler, Sandra Goergen, Sean Robison, and Steve Shatkin, and two alternates: Cynthia Wormhoudt, and David Burdette. The press is invited to the swearing-in ceremony […]

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Inyo National Forest wishes visitors a safe Independence Day

Inyo National Forest wishes visitors a safe Independence Day Reminder to Recreate Responsibly Independence Day weekend BISHOP, Calif. – Celebrating July 4 festivities outdoors is a time-honored tradition throughout the United States, and the Inyo National Forest is happy to welcome so many outdoor enthusiasts this upcoming weekend. As you gather and explore please remember […]

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Dennis Mattinson, Weather 6-30-2022

Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson / Weather and Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Media / Radio 92.5 FM  Thu Jun 30 2022    A change in the weather pattern is coming up for the Holiday weekend, as a dry SW flow develops today, ahead of a broad EPAC trough approaching the West Coast. This mostly […]

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