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Mammoth Mountain to Open with Ikon Season Ticket Holders Preference | No Walk-up Ticket Sales

For the fortunate few that can afford lift tickets this winter season, they better be ready to fork over enough money to  be able to afford a season ticket up-front if you want preferred admittance at as some ski resorts, many of which have abandoned walk-up sales of lift tickets in an attempt to reduce […]

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Business Assistance Program Provides Much Needed Funding to Mammoth Lakes Small Businesses

Mammoth Lakes, CA – On June 17, the Mammoth Lakes Town Council approved a Business Assistance Program to provide grants to small businesses adversely affected by COVID-19. Investing Town funds into small, local businesses serves an important governmental purpose of providing much needed economic relief during these unprecedented times. The Town’s primary goals with the […]

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CDPH Says Inyo County Greenlit for Businesses Reopening Immediately | Moderate Tier

Inyo County businesses are. under the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy, to open, effective immediately…with some restrictions! Summary of Changes: 1.  Restaurants may open indoors at 25% capacity or 100 people, whichever is less; 2.  Personal Care Services such as Nail Salons, Massage, Tattoo Parlors, etc., can open indoors with modifications’ 3.       Gyms & […]

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UPDATE: Creek Fire | Fresno County | Fire and Smoke Report | Threat to Mammoth Lakes

CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR CURRENT INFORMATION: From InciWeb* –  FIRE AND SMOKE REPORTS *InciWeb is an interagency all-risk incident information management system. The system was developed with two primary missions: Provide the public a single source of incident related information Provide a standardized reporting tool for the Public Affairs community

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Fatal accident on SR-190 | Vehicle burst in flames

On 09/08/2020 at approximately 7:05 AM, a 22-year-old male from Bakersfield, CA, was driving a 2008 Dodge Avenger westbound on SR-190 approximately 2 miles east of SR-136. For unknown reasons, he allowed his vehicle to drift off the roadway onto the south dirt shoulder. To redirect his vehicle back into the westbound lane, he sharply […]

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Fatal Injury on Sunday | Southbound U.S. 395 North of Sherwin Grade

On Sunday, September 6th, 2020 at approximately 10:00 PM, the driver of a 2003 Subaru Forester was driving southbound on US-395 at an undetermined speed. For unknown reasons, the driver of the Subaru allowed the vehicle to travel off the east side of the road. The driver then turned the vehicle to the right, and […]

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Update: Accident with Injuries on Highway 395 in Cartago on Monday Evening.

(Updated on September 8, 2020) There was a multi-car crash reported on Monday evening, September 7, 2020,  in Cartago. At least one person, (later identified as Richard Hanson of Bishop, Calif., age 80) driving a 2001 tan Land Rover, was reported as seriously injured after a traffic collision involving two other vehicles The accident happened […]

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National Weather Service | Lower Temps, but windy…not good for fire situation

The one thing that most firefighters will tell you is that they could do without is wind. Hopefully, things will not get completely out of control in what is turning out to be a devastating fire season here in California. How and where you can find the most complete weather information is at the U.S. […]

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