Archive | August, 2011

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Thousands enjoy ‘Camp Inyo’ at state fair

Inyo County provided the following press release: A cute little Airstream Travel Trailer and lots of big smiles and personal attention from volunteers were several of the reasons more than 21,350 people from all over California enjoyed Camp Inyo at the recently concluded California State Fair in Sacramento. Once again, Rich and Kathy White of […]

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Drug bust nets three in Mono County

The Mono County Sheriff’s Office issued the following press release: On Sunday, August 28, 2011, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Mono County Sheriff’s Department Deputies stopped a Tioga motor home for not observing the speed limit as it traveled north bound on Hwy 395 north of Bridgeport.  The deputy made contact with the individuals inside of […]

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Comment on proposed Digital 395

The wheels are still in motion, and now public comments are being sought Digital 395, the fiber-optic network for the Eastern Sierra.    Notices were published recently in newspapers, with the comment period beginning today and ending on Sept. 27.  The following release and other information is available online at the digital395.com  The California Public […]

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Proposed Inyo County budget available online

The following is a press release from Inyo County: For the first time, the entire Fiscal Year 2011-2012 County Administrative Officer Recommended Budget document is being provided on-line at the County’s webpage, www.inyocounty.us. The 629-page document details the revenue and expenditures being proposed for each of the County’s budget units for the current fiscal year, […]

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

Forecast: The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County By: Dennis Mattinson, Weather & Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Radio – TV – Online News www.easternsierraforecast.com WEDNESDAY 31- AUG-2011, 8:00 AM PDT Well here we are in the last day of August. Troughing off the West Coast has played a major role in our weather all year. […]

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

Forecast: The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County By: Dennis Mattinson, Weather & Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Radio – TV – Online News www.easternsierraforecast.com TUESDAY 30-AUG-2011, 6:58 AM PDT Well, the 4-corners high has been pushed back to New Mexico, by the every persistent West Coast Trough. This means a dry SW flow will set […]

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

Forecast: The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County By: Dennis Mattinson, Weather & Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Radio – TV – Online News www.easternsierraforecast.com MONDAY 29-AUG-2011, 7:13 AM PDT High pressure, which transported the mid level moisture into our district, gets slowly kicked eastward today, by low pressure off the PACNW Coast. Still a slight […]

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New fares, schedules for EST

The following is a press release from Eastern Sierra Transit Authority: Eastern Sierra Transit will be implementing fare increases and route modification due to increase costs, particularly in fuel, maintenance and insurance, and the reduction of state and federal revenues. Fare increases will begin on all routes beginning Thursday, September 1st. Discounted rates are available […]

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Public comment sought on Devils Postpile

The following is a press release from the National Park Service: Devils Postpile National Monument has reached another milestone in its general management planning where public input is requested. The planning process began in June 2009 with a series of public workshops where people shared their thoughts, concerns, and desires for the future of Devils […]

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MONET eradicates over 13,000 pot plants

The following is a press release from the Mono County Sheriff’s Department: As part of the campaign of the Mono Narcotic Enforcement Team (MONET) to combat the cultivation of marijuana in Mono County, MONET agents, with the assistance of Inyo County Sheriff’s Department, Mammoth Lakes Police Department, U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Drug […]

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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather Forecast

Forecast: The Owens Valley, Mammoth and Mono County By: Dennis Mattinson, Weather & Atmospheric Forecaster Sierra Wave Radio – TV – Online News www.easternsierraforecast.com FRIDAY 26- AUG-2011, 6:59 AM PDT A moist monsoonal flow has developed from of a strong ridge of high pressure over 4-Corners and a closed low off the SOCAL Coast. The […]

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