Archive | September, 2020


Forest Service Revises Closure Orders and Fire Restrictions in California

[September 30, 2020 – Press Release] VALLEJO, Calif. – The USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region has revised closure orders and fire prohibitions in California. These decisions will continue to be evaluated daily. The revisions include: 1. Easing fire restrictions – Propane and gas stove use is now permitted on developed recreation sites on National […]

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Keep Bishop Open and Safe Reminder

Press Release: September 30, 2020 Protecting yourself, your family, and your community CITY OF BISHOP, September 29, 2020 – Coronavirus/COVID-19 is a concern for everyone in the world at the moment and the City of Bishop along with our business community are committed to staying informed and passing along facts as we receive them. The […]

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Let’s Eat Out! Interim Restaurant & Retail Business Operating Rules for The Town Of Mammoth Lakes

(Press Release – Town of Mammoth Lakes) September 30, 2020 – To assist retail and dining businesses operating during the pandemic, the Mammoth Lakes Town Manager authorizes the following temporary changes to the Town’s usual standards and requirements for outdoor dining, outdoor displays and sales, temporary signage, and outdoor seating areas. Businesses operating under these […]

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Town of Mammoth Lakes Opens Round 3 of Business Assistance Program

Date: September 28, 2020 TOWN OF MAMMOTH LAKES OPENS ROUND 3 OF BUSINESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM Mammoth Lakes, CA – The Town of Mammoth Lakes established a Business Assistance Program to help small business owners impacted by COVID-19 stay afloat during this unprecedented time. The Town has completed two rounds of funding for the Program which […]

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Apply Now for a Rural Relief Small Business Grant | Mono County

Hello Mono County Business Partners, Please see the opportunity below for a rural small business grant. Application period is open now through October 5th. Lowe’s Rural Relief Small Business Grants Thanks to generous funding from Lowe’s, small business owners in rural communities are invited to apply for the Rural Relief Small Business Grants program. Before you apply, please […]

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Inyo National Forest Closure Extended to October 8

(Press Release) Sent: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 3:14 PM Subject: Inyo National Forest Closure Good afternoon: Today, we received direction from the Regional Office that the Emergency Forest Closures would be extended for the seven of the nine forests that are currently closed. This includes the Inyo National Forest. The regional order is expected to […]

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Virtual Public Meeting Tonight on Status of Creek Fire: 7-8pm

Join representatives from the Creek Fire Incident Management Team, the United States Forest Service, Mammoth Lakes Fire Protection District, Mono County Sheriff and the Town of Mammoth Lakes tonight, September 29, from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. to receive a presentation and to ask questions about the status of the Creek Fire. There is no planned […]

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Attempted Homicide in Bishop

BISHOP, CA, September 28, 2020: On Saturday, September 26 at approximately 6:00pm, (Inyo County Sheriff) deputies responded to a residence on Payahuupu Way in Bishop for a report of a stabbing. California Highway Patrol, Bishop Police Department, and Bishop Paiute Tribal Police responded to assist. Upon arrival, a male victim was outside of the residence […]

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