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Fire destroys motorhome and damages modular home in Bishop

Fire destroyed a motor home, outbuilding and damaged a modular home on the 2000 Block of Taboose Lane.  Bishop Fire Department was notified of a fully engulfed trailer fire at 6:35 AM.  Arriving units found a Winnebago and outbuilding fully engulfed and extending into an occupied mobile home. Personnel from the Bishop Fire Department, CAL […]

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Bishop Fire Chief Ray Seguine set to retire

News release Bishop’s Fire Chief Ray Seguine has announced his intention to retire effective December 30, 2017. Seguine, who has served the citizens of the Bishop area since December 27, 1999 said, “My wife Karye and I have achieved retirement eligibility and have decided to begin the next chapter of our lives. Serving this great volunteer fire department […]

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Fire near 5 Bridges burns more than 100 acres

Saturday fire broke out in the Five Bridges area 5 miles northeast of Bishop. In such a dry year, fears came to the forefront that this fire could spread very rapidly. Units from all over the Eastern Sierra responded. At last word the fire had burned 113 acres and was expected to be contained Tuesday. […]

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