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Opportunity: Sunrise Rotary Club has posted scholarship application for graduating seniors

The Sunrise Rotary Club has posted this year’s scholarship application for graduating seniors who are continuing their education next school year. Since 2004, the Sunrise Rotary Club has given scholarships totaling over $400,000 to over 330 Inyo County high school graduates, helping these local students afford to continue their education at a variety of schools, colleges […]

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Manzanar Committee Stands with Others in Opposing Open-Pit Mine at Conglomerate Mesa

Manzanar Committee Stands with Indigenous Leaders and Other Concerned Inyo County Residents to Oppose Open-Pit Mine LOS ANGELES — On March 29, the Manzanar Committee announced that it has joined the Paiute Shoshone, Timbisha Shoshone, and the Friends of the Inyo in opposing exploratory drilling and the proposed construction of an open-pit, cyanide heap leach mine at Conglomerate Mesa in Inyo […]

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Residents and Visitors Attend Wildcare Eastern Sierra’s Free Education Programs

For the past month, Wildcare Eastern Sierra has hosted numerous free education programs in their Center front yard. In small groups of 10 or less, children and adults learn about our wild neighbors from Razzle the Raven, Spirit and Bullitt (Red-tailed Hawks), Harvey the milksnake, other animals and exhibits of nests, eggs, shells, bones, and […]

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INYO350 Hosting “Everything You Need to Know About Recycling Today in Inyo and Mono Counties

INYO350 is announcing their theme for celebrating and honoring Earth Day in 2021 – Earth Day Begins At Home. During the month of April they will be sharing lots of practical information to raise awareness of what you can do at home, and in your daily life, to reduce your carbon footprint and live a […]

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Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce has some ‘Open’ positions on upcoming Board of Directors election

The Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau (BACCVB) has several positions open for the upcoming Board of Directors election. All current member business owners, or their designated representatives, are eligible to run for a seat on the board. The election is conducted by mail-in vote of the membership and elected directors will serve […]

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Travelling the 38th Parallel with David and Janet Carle Presentation

Save the Date and Time: Thursday, February 18, 2021  6:30pm on Zoom   INYO350 is pleased to present a Virtual Talk  (over Zoom) by local authors and world travelers David and Janet Carle.  Former state park rangers, the Carles will present the story of their around-the-world journey in search of water-related environmental and cultural intersections […]

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Learn About Your Wild Neighbors at Wildcare

Are you a bit “bored” by the restrictions that COVID-19 has placed on all of us? Would you like to “get out of the house,” do something that is entertaining while learning about wildlife rescue and care at the same time? You can! Sierra Wave received this press release from ESWC Director Cindy Kamler about […]

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Partnerships, Volunteers a “Win for the Mono Basin”

Help Wetland Restoration at DeChambeau Ponds      The Inyo National Forest, working with partner agencies and volunteers, has restored water flow to the DeChambeau Ponds, in what is a “win for the Mono Basin,” said Thomas Torres, Inyo National Forest Wildlife Biologist and coordinator for this project.     “The DeChambeau Ponds wetland restoration […]

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Mono County Sheriff’s Office Warns Motorists, “Watch out for Avalanches”

Please be advised that the Mono County Road Division has temporarily suspended snow removal operations and closed the following 3 roads due to risk of avalanche: Twin Lakes Road in Bridgeport beyond the Twin Lakes Resort, Lakeview Drive in June Lake, and Crowley Lake Drive between McGee Creek and Long Valley. These 3 Roads are […]

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