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Bishop Lions Gear Up For Pancakes in Bishop City Park for Fall Colors Car Show

2022-2023 Bishop Lions Club President Barb Smith has announced that the Bishop Lions will return to Bishop City Park for this year’s Fall Colors Car Show, to conduct its second pancake breakfast in the Park after many years of conducting them at the Tri-County Fairgrounds and Bishop school sites.  The Lions have a long history […]

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Bishop Chamber of Commerce and Bishop Country Club to Host an Evening of Family Fun

  THE BISHOP CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS TEAMING UP WITH BISHOP COUNTRY CLUB FOR A FUN EVENING OF GOLF GAMES, GREAT PRIZES AND FAMILY FUN! EVERYONE IS INVITED TO THE GOLF COURSE ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 TH FROM 3 TO 8PM TO SUPPORT THIS IMPORTANT FUNDRAISER. THERE WILL BE FIVE SEPARATE GOLF CHALLENGES INCLUDING PUTTING, […]

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More Discussion Held at Bishop City Council Meeting on the Naming of Airport in Bishop

  After residents had the opportunity to explain why the Bishop Airport should be changed to the Bishop-Dave McCoy Airport at Monday’s Bishop City Council meeting, one thing is crystal clear. McCoy gave a lot of himself to the Eastern Sierra, above and beyond Mammoth Mountain. Led by Randy Short, nearly a dozen Bishop residents […]

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Bishop Fire Department to Host 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb 

    Bishop Fire Department to host 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Community invited to participate in event honoring fallen 9/11 firefighters Of the 2,977 people who died on Sept. 11, 2001, 343 were firefighters. This year marks the 21st anniversary of the terrorist attacks that forever changed the New York City skyline, and the Bishop Fire […]

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Wildfire Education Academy Invites Residents to Join Virtual Session on Smoke, Evacuation, and Other Preparation Procedures – September 19

The sixth session of the Eastern Sierra Council of Governments (ESCOG) Citizen’s Wildfire Education Academy will focus on “Smoke, Evacuation, and Other Preparation Procedures.” The session is scheduled for Monday, September 19th at 6:00pm. The session will feature guest speakers Kimberly Mitchell, Research and Systems Analyst with the Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District, […]

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It’s Official! It’s Time to Head to the Tri-County Fairgrounds for the 2022 Fair

The Thursday afternoon acknowledgement of the Coso Energy Stage marked the start of the four-day Tri-County Fairgrounds event, jam packed with livestock, music, food, strolling musicians and the Fellini-esque Animal Conspiracy featuring a very tall, dancing creature. As the Fair for Inyo, Mono and Alpine counties, the event truly represents the eclectic, rural, hip and […]

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Bishop City Council Meeting Highlights

    The Bishop City Councilmembers dealt with two significant issues at its meeting last week: parking and housing. In response to neighboring businesses with differing parking requirements, City Administrator Destin Dishion came up with a solution: adjust the parking controls to accommodate both the Beverage Market and the Bishop Twin Theater. Parking for four […]

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Bishop, California has been named the host of the 2022 U.S. Adventure Racing Association (USARA) National Championship.

July 29, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Now in its 23rd year, the USARA National Championship is the premier amateur adventure racing event in the United States. Registration is now open for teams of three at https://www.usara.com/usara-nationals.html. Taking place September 16 and 17, 2022, the race will crown the U.S. national champion, as determined by the team that […]

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CITY OF BISHOP FOR 22-23 GRANT IN SUPPORT APPLICATIONS RELEASED

  The City of Bishop has released its Grant in Support Information Packet. For the FY 22-23 budget, the City of Bishop allocated $47,000 for Community Support. This year we propose to review the applications and award based on our community needs. Grant in Support Information Packets can be found: Online at https://www.cityofbishop.com/departments/finance/ or at […]

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National Night Out Set for August 2 – Area First Responders to Host an Evening of Fun in Bishop

    Local law enforcement and first responders in the Eastern Sierra are continuing a nationwide tradition by hosting the National Night Out event in Bishop. “National Night Out is a longstanding community policing event that allows for the opportunity to develop partnerships and true camaraderie between first responders and the community they serve,” said […]

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City of Bishop Accepting Applications for Assistant Finance Director

  The City of Bishop is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Finance Director. The Assistant Finance Director is a mid-management position reporting to the City Administrator that will assist in the overall planning, organization, and management of the Finance Department; assist with the preparation of the City’s annual budget; perform responsible technical accounting […]

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