Archive | April, 2016

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Eastern Sierra Community Chorus performs this weekend

Press release The Eastern Sierra Community Chorus will present an evening of song featuring the best of Broadway and screen. The concert will be held in Mammoth Lakes on Saturday, April 30 at 7:30 PM at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, and will be repeated in Bishop on Sunday, May 1 at 7:30 PM at the First Methodist Church on […]

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Arnie Palu new teacher, varsity football coach at BUHS

Press release The Bishop Unitied School District is pleased to announce that Mr. Arnie Palu has been hired as a teacher at Bishop Union High School. Mr. Palu will be working in the Career Technical Education department at BUHS teaching classes related to the Arts, Media and Entertainment and Marketing industry sectors. His position will include journalism, media […]

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Jeanette Bartlett: 1948-2016

Jeanette Frances Bartlett Jeanette was born June 12, 1948 in San Pedro CA. to Nick and Frances Gargas. She passed away on April 21, 2016 after a lengthy battle with rheumatoid arthritis with her beloved son Nick by her side. Jeanette married Gregory Bartlett, also of San Pedro on October 7, 1967. They raised three […]

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CDFW checkpoint Sunday north of Bridgeport

CDFW press release The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will be conducting a wildlife checkpoint operation in the Eastern Sierra in early May to promote safety, education and compliance with laws and regulations. CDFW wildlife officers will be conducting the inspection on northbound Highway 395, north of Bridgeport, on Sunday, May 1 from […]

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Updates from Mono County Sheriff’s Office

Press releases from the Mono County Sheriff’s Office The Mono County Sheriff’s Office experienced substantial fiscal reductions to its budget due to the economic downturn of recent years. Our budget for this fiscal year (15/16) is two-thirds of what it was just five years ago. Four Deputy Sheriff vacant positions were “frozen” in the last fiscal year […]

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U.S. Congressional candidates forum Tuesday in Independence

Press release U. S. Congressional District 8 Candidates Forum Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 Greetings at 6:00 pm Forum at 6:30 pm Independence Legion Hall Corner of Hwy 395 and Kearsarge St. Please join the Independence Civic Club in welcoming the candidates for U.S. Congressional District 8. The Candidates are: Paul Cook (Republican)* Tim Donnelly (Republican) Roger […]

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Inyo Supervisors continue discussion of water issues

By Deb Murphy The Inyo County Board of Supervisors started the water conversation focused on this run-off year plan from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, but ended up in the larger issue of raising the water table in the valley to reduce the still nagging decline in healthy, diverse vegetation. The Supervisors […]

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Caltrans Workers’ Memorial Ceremony set for Thursday

Press release Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will hold its annual Workers’ Memorial Ceremony on Thursday, April 28th at 10:00 a.m. at the Bishop Caltrans District 9 Office. This ceremony will be held in conjunction with Caltrans Safety Awareness Week.  The event is open to the public, and Caltrans welcomes everyone to […]

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Maria Meza: 1992-2016

Maria Meza 24, of Big Pine born in Granada Hills CA April 5,1992 and passed away peacefully at her home April 22nd 2016. She was a longtime resident of Big Pine,from the age of 4 till the age of 24, she graduated from Big Pine High. After high school she went to school in San […]

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New equipment, workforce experience at NIH

Press release Continued facility modernization and improvements to employee experience topped last Wednesday night’s Northern Inyo Healthcare District’s Board of Directors meeting. A report from Chief Executive Officer Kevin S. Flanigan, MD MBA, detailed plans to install new radiology equipment within the Northern Inyo Associates Orthopedic and Neurology Clinic. The clinic houses the medical practices […]

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Rotary Club of Bishop supports Inyo drug court

Press release Mike Gabel, past president of the Rotary Club of Bishop, presented a $500.00 check to Gabe Distel, representative for the Inyo Drug Court softball team, for the entry fee for the city softball league summer program.  There have been additional donations by members and from the Sunrise Rotary Club that will be used […]

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Mt. Tom, as seen west of Bishop

Mammoth, Bishop in voting for Best Town in OUTSIDE Magazine

Press release Santa Fe, N.M. (April 26, 2016) — OUTSIDE Magazine, America’s preeminent active and adventure lifestyle brand, is asking its readers to select the Best Town in America: the kind of place with top-notch restaurants, vibrant farmers’ markets, friendly neighborhoods, and unparalleled access to hiking and biking trails. In short, the perfect jumping-off point […]

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