Archive | September, 2021

Mono County Community Support Grants for Non-Profit Organizations – Applications now available for 2021-2022 Fiscal Year

Mono County, through its Economic Development, Tourism & Film Commission (EDTFC), is pleased to announce the availability three Community Support Grant Programs for the 2021-2022 fiscal year: Community Event Marketing Fund Historical Societies Grant Program Performing and Visual Arts Grant Program These reimbursement programs are designed to assist established non-profit organizations in Mono County with […]

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Bishop City Council To Get Tough On Graffiti With A Vote On Graffiti Abatement Ordinance October 11

The Bishop City Council took the first step toward keeping spray paint cans out of the hands of kids and sprayed graffiti out of Bishop. The solution came in the form of a graffiti abatement ordinance at this week’s City Council meeting. The city has seen an uptick in graffiti in the downtown corridor, both […]

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Bishop Union High School Cross Country Teams Compete Against Mammoth Come Home With A Win

Bishop Union Cross Country teams competed against Mammoth at home on the 3-mile Tungsten Hills course.  The boy’s team defeated Mammoth by a score of 22/38 (lowest score wins in cross country meets). Senior Diego Honda won the race in a time of 18:10 Sophomore  Alexander Adkins was 3rd in a time of 19:24. Junior Kyle Schaniel […]

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Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

The Bishop Lions Club will be serving its semi-world-famous pancakes at this Saturday’s Fall Colors Car Show in Bishop City Park, 7:30am to 9:30am  Slated for the first time in the park for perhaps more than 8 years, according to 2021-2022 Lions Club President Stan Smith and event co-chairs Bob Winzenread and Ron Stone, the […]

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Mono Air & Water Workshop

GREAT BASIN UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT 157 Short Street, Bishop, California 93514-3537 Tel: 760-872-8211 Fax: 760-872-6109 PRESS RELEASE September 28, 2021 Mono Air & Water Workshop Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District is pleased to announce the Mono Air & Water Workshop on November 4, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., in Lee Vining, CA. […]

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Mono County Redistricting: The Video Game

State and federal legislation set out the parameters for redistricting—the identification of a geographic area from which members of the House of Representatives, California Senators and Assemblymen and county supervisors are elected—done every 10 years once census data is processed. Or, as Mono Supervisor Bob Gardner bluntly defined the process “it’s a real snorer.” But, […]

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Important Update For Crowley Lake Boat Retrieval

IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR CROWLEY LAKE BOAT RETRIEVAL Starting in early October, LADWP anticipates lower water elevations at Crowley Lake, which may make launching and retrieving boats difficult. LADWP encourages all boat owners to check the latest boating conditions by contacting Crowley Lake Fish Camp. Crowley Lake, like many lakes, streams, and rivers along the Eastern Sierra, […]

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Mono County Covid-19 Update

CURRENT VACCINE STATUS (updated Friday) Vaccines Received 18,160 Mammoth Hospital & Mono County 1st Dose Administered 8,569 Mammoth Hospital & Mono County Fully Vaccinated 8,331 Mammoth Hospital & Mono County General Vaccine Information The COVID-19 vaccine clinic scheduled for Saturday, September 11th at the Village at Mammoth has been cancelled following the cancellation of the 2021 […]

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Mammoth Unified School District

Public Health Officer Order: Rescinding the September 20, 2021, Order Temporarily Closing Mammoth Unified School District’s Mammoth High School and Mammoth Middle School for In-Person Instruction

MONO COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT Public Health Officer Order: Rescinding the September 20, 2021, Order Temporarily Closing Mammoth Unified School District’s Mammoth High School and Mammoth Middle School for In-Person Instruction P.O. BOX 3329, MAMMOTH LAKES, CA 93546 PHONE (760) 924-1830 • FAX (760) 924-1831 September 27, 2021 WHEREAS, a state of emergency has been declared […]

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Owens Valley Groundwater Authority Requests Public Input

OWENS VALLEY GROUNDWATER AUTHORITY Members: Big Pine CSD – City of Bishop – County of Inyo – County of Mono– Indian Creek-Westridge CSD Interested Parties: Lone Pine Paiute Shoshone Tribe – Owens Valley Committee P.O. Box 337 135 Jackson Street Independence, CA 93526 For Immediate Release Phone: (760) 878-0001 Fax: (760) 878-2552 Contact: Aaron […]

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Long Valley Exploration Project Drilling Project Approved

Inyo National Forest Forest Service News Release Date: September 27, 2021 Media Contact: Deb Schweizer, Public Affairs Officer Bishop, CA (760) 873-2427 debra[email protected] Twitter: @Inyo_NF Long Valley Exploration Project Drilling Project Approved The Acting District Ranger of the Mammoth Ranger District has approved the categorical exclusion (CE) for the Long Valley Exploration Drilling Project. […]

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