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Join Friends of Inyo this Saturday, July 24 for Rock Creek Lakes Clean-up!

Join Friends of Inyo this Saturday, July 24 at 8:30 am for Rock Creek Lakes Clean-up! All ages welcome. Please wear trail work-appropriate clothing and closed-toed shoes, and bring water and sun protection. We’ll meet you at the Rock Creek Lakes Resort (1 Upper, Rock Creek Rd, Bishop, CA 93514) . Social distancing and mask wearing will […]

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Rhonda-Ajia-Saunders - close-up

Eastern Sierra Foundation Offers “New” Transfer Scholarship Up to $10,000

The Eastern Sierra Foundation is pleased to announce its new Transfer Scholarship valued at up to $10,000 per recipient. The Transfer Scholarship is intended to support ESF scholarship recipients who attended and graduated from Cerro Coso Community College’s Bishop Campus and who plan to transfer to earn a bachelor’s degree. “New” Transfer Scholarship Up to […]

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Manzanar, Diverted

Manzanar, Diverted: When Water Becomes Dust Comes To Payahuunadü For Screening Tour This Week

InterSection Films is proud to bring MANZANAR, DIVERTED: WHEN WATER BECOMES DUST, directed and produced by Ann Kaneko and produced by Jin Yoo-Kim, to Payahuunadü/Owens Valley, where the film will have four screenings. These screenings will occur from July 7 – 10 in Lee Vining, Bishop, Big Pine and Lone Pine. All of the screenings […]

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Record-breaking heat wave! Be prepared for Heat Emergencies

Record-breaking heat wave coming to Eastern Sierra over the rest of this week into next | Be Prepared! Triple-digit weather recently killed nearly 100 people in Oregon with temperatures over three days hitting 116 degrees. Just over the border In Canada, over the past several days, there have been 180 wildfires in British Columbia, seventy […]

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Indy Day Parade: The crowd at the 2016 Independence Day. (Photos submitted)

Loyd and Babe Hopper: This year’s Town of Independence 4th of July Grand Marshals

Loyd And Babe Hopper: Family, Community, and Public Service are this year’s Grand Marshalls in Independence Fourth of July Parade Long-time residents of Independence, Loyd and Babe Hopper, are this year’s 4th of July Grand Marshals.  The Hoppers have traditionally spent the 4th of July holiday gathering with family and friends to celebrate our nation’s […]

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National Pollinator Week: To Bee or Not Too Bee” Should Not ‘Bee’ the Question”

Every day, every week, every month, and every year is “officially” labelled or designated for some cause or topic. This week it is National Pollinator Week. By any standard, it is a good topic because our food depends on pollinators, the most common one known to most of us are bees, although they include birds, […]

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