Bishop Unified High School Girls Tennis Match Results Against Rosamond

  Bishop Unified  High School girls tennis traveled to Rosamond on Thursday.  It was a 9-0 victory for the Broncos over the Roadrunners. The singles started off the day winning all 6 to cinch the match for the Broncos. Senior Oliva Ellis played in the number 1 spot winning 6-0 6-1.  Emma Thornburg won 6-0 […]

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Mono County Community Support Grants – NOW AVAILABLE!

Mono County, through its Economic Development, Tourism & Film Commission, is pleased to announce the availability of three Community Support Grant Programs. Each is a reimbursement program designed to support organized, established non-profit groups in Mono County. Funding is identified in the 2022-23 budget adopted by the Board of Supervisors. Community Event Marketing Fund (CEMF): a reimbursement […]

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LADWP Will Continue to Protect Sensitive Tribal Areas and Work with Local Tribal Representatives at Owens Lake

Sept. 30, 2022 (LOS ANGELES) — On September 27, 2022, the Sacramento Superior Court issued a ruling that rejected Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District’s (Great Basin) argument that it had unlimited regulatory control over LADWP.  The Court also refused to uphold more than $1 million in fines assessed by Great Basin that would […]

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Sacramento Court Issues Order Against Los Angeles Department of Water and Power In Pollution Dispute

  (Owens Lake, CA) – On September 27, the Sacramento County Superior Court issued its order against the City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), rejecting LADWP’s attempt to avoid responsibility for controlling air pollution on the dried Owens Lake Bed in an area containing cultural resources. The LADWP’s historic diversion of […]

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Eastern Sierra Capital Summit to Provide Small Business Funding Options Oct. 7 

  Local entrepreneurs looking to grow or start their business will have access to dozens funding options at the free Eastern Sierra Capital Summit on Friday, October 7 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.   Co-sponsored by AltaOne Credit Union, Sunstone, and the Small Business Development Center at CSU Bakersfield, the event will be held at […]

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Dennis Mattinson, Weather Weekend 9-30-2022 10-02-2022

Owens Valley / Mammoth Lakes Dennis Mattinson Weather Forecaster Sierra Wave Media / KSRW-FM 92.5  THE WEEKEND REPORT SEP 30 An upper low will push through Idaho today and will remain quasi-stationary through the weekend. I am not expecting too much in the way of precipitation in Bishop / Mammoth, but that low should provide enough weak forcing to bring some breezy weather over the Crest. By late […]

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Caltrans Aiming to Reopen State Route 190 by the End of October

First Section of Highway to Reopen by October 12 INYO COUNTY — Caltrans is anticipating it will reopen State Route 190 from its current set of closures in two phases beginning on October 12. The highway was closed following two late-summer storms on September 10 and September 13 that washed away sections of the highway, first on […]

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Devils Hole Pupfish Population at 19-year High

  AMARGOSA VALLEY, Nevada – Agency biologists are excited to report increased numbers of one of the world’s rarest fishes. Scientists counted 263 Devils Hole pupfish, which is the most they’ve observed in 19 years. This count came on the heels of a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in Mexico that caused 4-foot waves in Devils Hole on Sept 19, […]

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Bishop Chamber of Commerce Provides Annual Report to Bishop City Council and Other Meeting Highlights

    The Bishop Chamber of Commerce has gone viral, or whatever word is appropriate for successfully using the web to not just draw visitors to the East Side, but getting them booked into hotel rooms as well. Chamber Executive Director Tawni Thomson provided the annual report on the Bishop Tourism Improvement District to the […]

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