Archive | May, 2017


Workshop planned to discuss fire, managing smoke

Press release The Inyo National Forest, the Sierra Forest Legacy, and the Sierra Nevada Conservancy are hosting a workshop to discuss restoring fire to the landscape, creating fire resilient communities, and best managing smoke for human health. The workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, June 7; from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm; at the Mammoth Lakes U.S. Forest Service […]

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Shirley Stone, Richard Rogers, Judy Speed, Sharon Moore and Judy Fratella share a laugh with NIHD Chief Operations Officer Kelli Huntsinger during the recent officer installation for the Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary. Stone, who was standing in for the absent Carole Sample, garnered warm laughs when asked to commit to Sample’s Corresponding Secretary duties. Stone’s answer, “I’m sure she will.” Photo by Barbara Laughon/Northern Inyo Healthcare District.

Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary recognizes officers, volunteers

Press release Armed with a can-do attitude that has undoubtedly seen this group through its 54 years, the Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary began a new year of service with the recent installation of its 2017-18 officers. Judy Fratella will serve a second term as Auxiliary President with Richard Rogers again serving as Vice President. Sharon […]

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ESLT’s Pollinator Garden Tour set for Saturday

Press release Local Gardens Are Blooming and Buzzing To Life Pollinator garden enthusiasts to open their garden gates to the community during a free tour on June 3 There’s something in the air: all across the Eastern Sierra, butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are busy at their work. Pollinators like these play a crucial role in […]

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‘Manzanar Mural’ a striking addition to Eastern California Museum

Press release Eastern California Museum installs striking Manzanar mural, thanks to help from its partners The Eastern California Museum recently installed a striking, wall-sized mural in its permanent Manzanar exhibit, thanks to a little help from its friends. “The museum is fortunate to have some great partnerships, and the story of the restoration and installation […]

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‘Under Western Stars’ Monday in Lee Vining

Press release Rich Foye will introduce the film UNDER WESTERN STARS, at the Monday, June 5 meeting of the Mono Basin Historical Society, at the Lee Vining Community Center. Scenes from the 1938 movie were filmed in the Eastern Sierra and provided the first starring role for Roy Rogers, the “King of the Cowboys.” This […]

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Town of Mammoth Lakes Clean-Up Day

Press release Mammoth Lakes, CA – Take pride in your neighborhood and volunteer to help clean-up our town on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Join us after for a ‘Celebration of Thanks’ from 3:00-5:00pm at the Sierra Nevada Resort and Spa. This is a free event for anyone that pitched in and […]

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Kathy Bevins: 1965-2017

Kathryn Irene Bevins was born on January, 4th 1965 at Northern Inyo Hospital to Francisco Orville and Beverly Ann Bevins of Bishop. Kathy passed away peacefully in Phoenix Az on May 7th 2017. She was 52 years old. She was raised in Round Valley until she moved to Bishop with her mom and older sister […]

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Long-term camping available in Eastern Sierra

Press release BISHOP, Calif. – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has approved a long-term camping permit program for developed campgrounds in the Eastern Sierra. Under the program, visitors may purchase recreation use permits, which allow camping beyond the established 14 day stay limit for campgrounds managed by the Bishop Field Office. Long-term permits are […]

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‘Community Conversation’ Wednesday in Mammoth

Press release Community Conversation Wednesday, May 31, 6p.m. The Eatery/Mammoth Brewing Company (Upstairs Brewers Hall) Questions: email [email protected], call/text 760-920-0190, Join Mammoth Lakes Town Councilmembers Colin Fernie and John Wentworth and Mono County Supervisor Stacy Corless for a town hall-style meeting to discuss local issues. The evening will begin with a progress report on topics covered […]

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