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Yana Valachovic

Learn to Protect Your Home from Wildfire – The Time to Take Preventive Measures is Now

  With wildfires posing an ever-present threat throughout California, taking pre-emptive actions to protect your home and property is more important than ever.  In an effort to arm residents with the knowledge and tools necessary to take preventive measures, the California Native Plant Society-Bristlecone Chapter, County of Inyo, and UC Cooperative Extension are hosting a […]

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Inyo County Emergency Operations

DISASTER DECLARATION BY INYO COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

DISASTER DECLARATION Inyo County has joined numerous counterparts across the state in declaring a state of emergency due to widespread flooding. The Board approved Resolution No. 2023-03 on Tuesday declaring the existence of a local emergency resulting from the atmospheric river event that started January 9 and caused extensive flooding throughout the county, with several […]

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Mammoth 2023 parkling for MLK

From Town of Mammoth – TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR MLK WEEKEND

The Town of Mammoth Lakes has designated temporary overnight parking sites for the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday weekend for lodging guests and visitors in need of parking. Due to the record snowfall this month and the limited availability of hotel and condominium parking, the Town has identified four locations for temporary overnight parking. Visitors […]

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Mono Ready

MONO COUNTY ALERT: Mono County Office of Emergency Management Urges Residents and Visitors to Prepare for Upcoming Storms

Even as we experience a break today, the Mono County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is urging residents and visitors to be READY Mono and prepare for another series of storms as the National Weather Service (NWS) predicts impressive snowfall and rain throughout the Eastern Sierra over the next week. FLOODING PREPARATION Flooding is a […]

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SierraWave.net

Mono County Office of Emergency Management Urges Residents and Visitors to Prepare for Upcoming Storms

  Weather Patterns Indicate Impressive Snowfall and Potential Avalanche Threat MONO COUNTY, Calif. (JANUARY 8, 2023) – The Mono County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is urging residents and visitors to be READY Mono and prepare for the upcoming storm as the National Weather Service (NWS) predicts impressive snowfall and rain throughout the Eastern Sierra […]

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Virus Health

Confluence of Winter Viruses Concern Local Public Health Officials Residents and Visitors Urged to take Precautions and Care

MONO COUNTY, Calif. (DECEMBER 06, 2022) – Mono County has recently seen a surge in both Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Influenza (Flu) disease activity, In addition, Mono County Public Health is anticipating an additional increase in COVID-19 (Coronavirus) infection heading into the holiday season. As a result, Mono County Public Health is urging residents […]

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Eastern Sierra Avalance Center

Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center Presents Annual Season Kickoff Event and Free Workshops

Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center will be holding its annual Season Kickoff Event and Fundraiser on Saturday, December 3, 2022. The ESAC Kickoff is a two part event, with free daytime avalanche workshops in Mammoth and the evening kickoff event and party in Bishop! The evening Kickoff event features a presentation by Jeremy Jones, a world […]

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SierraWave.net

CHP Press Release: Pedestrian Fatally Injured in Lone Pine October 14, 2022

“On October 14, 2022, at approximately 7:14 PM, a 55 year old truck driver from Stockton, CA had parked his semi-truck along the southbound shoulder of US-395 near Lee’s Frontier Gas Station, in the town of Lone Pine. The truck driver exited his vehicle and began walking east across US-395 toward a food truck located […]

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Wildfire Education Academy Invites Residents to Join Virtual Session on Insurance Concerns, Local Fire Departments, and Fire Safe Councils

  ESCOG Hosting Seven-Part Series Educating the Public on Wildfire and Preparedness MONO COUNTY, Calif. (October 4, 2022) – The final session of the Eastern Sierra Council of Governments (ESCOG) Citizen’s Wildfire Education Academy (Academy) will focus on “Insurance Concerns, Local Fire Departments, and Fire Safe Councils.” The session is scheduled for Monday, October 17th […]

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Bryan Bullock Mono County

Mono County Board of Supervisors Approve Contract with Bryan Bullock as Chief of Emergency Medical Services

MONO COUNTY, Calif. (October 03, 2022) – On September 6, 2022, The Mono County Board of Supervisors approved a contract with Bryan Bullock to serve as Chief of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) for Mono County. The Chief of Emergency Medical Services functions as the administrative Department Head of the County EMS Department, managing functions that […]

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