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Eastern Sierra News for June 19, 2024

 

 

 

 

As a storm system moved into the Eastern Sierra and winds whipped through southern Inyo,
The Air Pollution Control District decalred a Stage One Health Advisory for Lone Pine.
Dust at the Owens Dry Lake swirled through town. Russ Monroe sent us a photo and
a comment.
As mid-winter dust from Owen Lake plumes up thousands of feet deep over
Lone Pine, racing north past the Alabama Hills, one can’t help but ask:
Why, Mayor Villaraigosa, do you think the lake needs less water?