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Bishop Lions Club Invites Mikaela Torres, Inyo County Emergency Services Manager to Present Program

  In keeping with community service and staying in touch with community events, the Bishop Lions Club has invited Inyo County Emergency Services Manager Ms. Mikaela Torres to present her program at Noon this Thursday, September 29th, at the VFW Hall at 484 Short Street.  Originally Lion program chair John Wooley contacted Ms. Torres to […]

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Mono County Supervisors Appoint Milan Salva

 On September 6, 2022, the Mono County Board of Supervisors appointed Milan Salva to the position of Acting Director of Information Technology (IT).  Mr. Salva replaces outgoing IT Director Nate Greenberg. The IT Director plans, organizes, coordinates, and manages the  development and implementation of Mono County and Town of Mammoth Lakes information systems and technology […]

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Results of the Cross Country Meet Between Bishop and Frazier Mountain

Results of the Cross Country meet between Bishop and Frazier Mountain. The meet took place on Wednesday, September 21, at Bishop’s 5k (3.1 miles) home course at the Tungsten Hills. In the girls varsity race,  Bishop’s Audrey Cokeley finished in first place and Bishop’s Anwyn Benson finish in second. Frazier Mountain girls team won the […]

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Report Published on the Imperiled Sagebrush Ecosystem

 A report published today by a team of scientists from a dozen organizations provides a product designed to boost efforts by land and wildlife managers to restore and conserve the imperiled sagebrush ecosystem across the full extent of its range, which covers more than 165 million acres. The report’s approach, known as the Sagebrush Conservation […]

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Sept. 19th Mexican Earthquake Sloshes Devils Hole; Pupfish Appear to be Okay 

DEATH VALLEY, Calif. – In a surprising quirk of geology, Monday’s magnitude 7.6 earthquake in Mexico triggered four-foot-tall waves in Devils Hole, located in Death Valley National Park. Video footage of the “desert tsunami” is available on the Park’s website at nps.gov/deva/learn/news/9-19-2022.htm. The earthquake shook the Mexican states of Colima and Michoacán at 11:05 am Pacific […]

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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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Mono County Board of Supervisors Adopts Resolution Appointing Marcella A. Rose Outdoor Recreation Manager

  Yesterday, the Mono County Board of Supervisors appointed Marcella A. Rose to the position of Mono County Outdoor Recreation Manager. The Outdoor Recreation Manager organizes public lands recreation engagement efforts between Mono County and federal Land Management Agencies, including Inyo National Forest, Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and Bureau of Land Management, and other state and […]

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Inyo National Forest celebrates National Public Lands Day this Saturday, September 24

  BISHOP, Calif. — Join the Inyo National Forest and its partners for National Public Lands Day at the Mono Lake Ranger District, this Saturday September 24. The Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center will be hosting something for everyone of all ages: from volunteer work projects to junior rangers and interpretive presentations, to hanging […]

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Local Groups Host District 1 Supervisor’s Race Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 12

  The November election is drawing closer, and with ballots being mailed out in early October, voters will very soon start to choose who will hold several important local offices. In response, two local groups, INYO350 and Friends of the Inyo, are partnering to sponsor a Candidate Forum for the District 1 Inyo County Supervisor’s […]

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Bishop Sunrise Rotary Club to Host Candidate Forum for District 3 Inyo County Supervisor October 13

The Bishop Sunrise Rotary Club is sponsoring a free public Candidate Forum for the District 3  Inyo County Supervisor’s race to be held on Thursday, October 13 at 6:00 PM at the Cerro Coso Community College, Bishop Campus. Two candidates, Kody Jaeger, who is the Assistant Tribal Administrator for the Bishop Paiute Tribe and Scott […]

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