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Devils Postpile National Monument Announces Finding of No Significant Impact for the Park’s Wastewater Treatment System Replacement Project EA 

Devils Postpile News Release September 7, 2021 For Immediate Release   Media Contacts: Scott Gediman   [email protected] Jamie Richards  [email protected]   Devils Postpile National Monument Announces Finding of No Significant Impact for the Park’s Wastewater Treatment System Replacement Project EA   Devils Postpile National Monument announces release of the Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) and Determination of Non-Impairment for the park’s Wastewater Treatment System […]

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BUHS Tennis Hosts Golden Valley

Bishop hosted the undefeated Golden Valley Bulldogs on Thursday. This was the first match for the Broncos this year.  The team only has 4 returning players. The Broncos were unable to win a set but still played some great tennis.   Final score, Golden Valley 9 Bishop 0. Jacee Carpenter played #1 singles scores 3-6 2-6 […]

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Owens River Gorge


PRESS RELEASE PUBLIC ADVISED OF HIGH WATER LEVELS AND POTENTIAL SAFETY HAZARDS Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) will release higher-than-normal water down the Owens River Gorge September 7-13, 2021, in cooperation with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and Mono County. This channel maintenance will help improve fishery and wildlife habitat […]

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Jennifer Roeser Inyo 4th District 2021 (8x10)

Supervisor Roeser Holds Townhall Meetings in Fourth District; U.S. Hwy. 395 Speed and Broadband Dominated

Fourth District Inyo County Supervisor Jennifer Roeser invited her constituents in Independence and Big Pine to let her know their concerns. After meetings held Sunday and Monday evenings, respectively, Roeser and County staff have no doubt the NASCAR race that is through-traffic down the communities’ main streets and issues with internet service are at the […]

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Appellate Court Confirms Inyo County Violated CEQA In Landfill Eminent Domain Lawsuits

A California Court of Appeal affirmed that the Inyo County Board of Supervisors violated the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) in its attempt to seize City of Los Angeles land and water rights through eminent domain without conducting any environmental review. Historically, LADWP has leased land to Inyo County to operate three local landfills – Bishop-Sunland, […]

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Traffic Advisory for the Week of 8/30/2021 – 9/3/2021

Date:      Thursday, August 26, 2021 District:  9 – Eastern Kern, Inyo, and Mono Counties Contact: [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Traffic Advisory for the Week of 8/30/2021 – 9/3/2021 EASTERN KERN, SAN BERNARDINO, INYO, and MONO COUNTIES – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces the following project work and traffic impacts from these projects for the week of August […]

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George Barlow Arrested for Attempted Homicide and Arson

On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at about 12:40 P.M., Bishop Volunteer Fire Department, Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Bishop Police Department, California Highway Patrol and CAL-Fire responded to a structure fire on North Barlow Lane. A fire on the front porch of the residence was extinguished by Bishop Volunteer Fire Department.  Bishop Volunteer Fire Chief along […]

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Caltrans road work

Date:             August 19, 2021 Contact:       Christine Knadler   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE California Invests $1.4 Billion for Transportation Improvements SB 1 provides $884 million of funding SACRAMENTO — The California Transportation Commission (CTC) today allocated more than $1.4 billion for projects to repair and improve transportation infrastructure throughout the state. Senate Bill (SB) 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act of […]

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White Mountain Public Lands Information Center Transitioning to Virtual Services

Inyo National Forest Forest Service News Release Deb Schweizer, Public Affairs Officer [email protected] Twitter: @Inyo_NF White Mountain Public Lands Information Center transitioning to virtual services Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center shifting to off-season hours BISHOP, CA August 24, 2021 —The White Mountain Public Lands Information Center in Bishop is transitioning to virtual services. […]

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Submit Comments On Conglomerate Mesa Mining By August 30, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24TH, 2021   SIX DAYS REMAIN TO SUBMIT PUBLIC COMMENTS ON CONTROVERSIAL MINING PROJECT ON CALIFORNIA DESERT TRIBAL LANDS The general public is encouraged to submit comments on the proposed project by August 30   BISHOP, CA — Tribal leaders and advocates are encouraging the general public to submit comments in […]

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