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Colorado man dies on face of Starlight Peak

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release At approximately 7:00am on Monday August 7th, Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch was notified by a satellite phone from an unrelated climbing guide of a stranded party on the face of Starlight Peak, on the climber’s right of a route called “The X”, in the North Palisade area above Big […]

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Military plane crashes at Owens Dry Lake

Just before 4pm Thursday afternoon, several people saw a jet plane crash into the Owens Dry Lake. The pilot ejected and walked away. The Inyo Sheriff’s Department responded immediately to the report and sent units to the reported site. Lone Pine Fire and Ambulance rushed to the scene too. Scanner traffic over the Inyo Sheriff’s […]

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Air National Guard comes to Mammoth Mountain

The Air National Guard, which earlier carried out disaster exercises in Mammoth Lakes, returns this week for a much more benign event.  The Guard will display their “traveling interactive campaign” at Mammoth Mountain. According to Air Force Master Sergeant Andrew Stearns, everyone is invited to stop by Friday and Saturday to check out and sign […]

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