Archive | November, 2010

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Eastside This Week: Christmas Happenings and Films

Lights, cameras and action on the Eastside this week. The Bishop Chamber of Commerce hosts the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 3rd at 6pm in the Bishop City Park. Visit Santa at the Chamber’s Visitors Bureau from 4:30 to 6 pm and enjoy hot cocoa, coffee, cookies, candy, and great holiday music […]

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Deadline to File for Mammoth Hospital Board Appointment

Mammoth Hospital Administrator Gary Boyd said that the deadline for those interested in an appointment to the Mammoth Hospital Board is December 8th, next Wednesday. The appointment will fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Hospital Board Chairman Don Sage. As we reported Monday, the Hospital Board accepted Sage’s resignation at their November meeting. […]

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Suddenlink Will Buy NPG Cable

In the Eastern Sierra, a Cable Television company in Inyo County will buy the major one in Mono County. A press release from Suddenlink Cable and NPG Cable says that Suddenlink has signed a definitive agreement to acquire NPG Cable and its subsidiaries for approximately $350 million. The release also says that Suddenlink expects to […]

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Mammoth Hospital Board Chairman Resigns

In the November election, Mammoth Lakes voters chose incumbent Jack Copeland and challenger Dr. Dennis Crunk to fill two vacancies on the Mammoth Hospital Board. Now, another vacancy exists. Long-time Board Chairman Don Sage confirmed that the announcement of his resignation went out at this month’s Board meeting. Sage said his resignation is effective tomorrow, […]

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Broncos ‘Goin’ to final four

The numbers tell the story: A quick “pick six” among seven touchdowns helped lead the No.1 Bishop Union High School football team into the final four. Kyle Goin had a 31-yard interception return for a touchdown on the first play from scrimmage and took the first play of the second half for a 63-yard touchdown […]

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Inform the Public on Commission Vacancies

November 23, 2010 Inyo County Supervisors: First let me explain this is not a letter because I was not appointed to the Water Commission by Inyo County Supervisors. This letter is to ask the Supervisors if they remember what they said in their September 14, 2010 meeting about how members should be recruited to serve […]

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Last Minute Public Discovery Leads to Extended Deadline

The day before Thanksgiving, Daris Moxley of Bishop called Sierra Wave to say that another vacancy had opened up on the Inyo Water Commission and that the deadline to file for appointment was November 30th. Moxley expressed concern that the public had not been adequately informed. The only public information about the vacancy was published […]

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Mammoth Police Investigate Traffic Death in Town

The tragic details of a traffic death in Mammoth Lakes remained under investigation. Mammoth Police Chief issued a press release to say that his department is investigating the circumstances of a single vehicle roll-over of a truck down an embankment. Someone had spotted the truck wreckage down a hill in the area of Le Verne […]

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