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Local political seats up for election

With many eyes focused on national politics, news developed locally for County Supervisor elections in June.  Seats are open in both Inyo and Mono Counties and seats are also available on the Mammoth Town Council. First, Inyo.  Clerk-Recorder Kammi Foote said that three seats will go up for election on the Board of Supervisors.  In […]

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Inyo Board grants pay raise to CAO

In hard economic times, some Inyo citizens questioned the Board of Supervisors’ vote to give their County Administrator a roughly $1400 per month raise plus additional benefits. CAO Kevin Carunchio went to work for Inyo County in 2007.  His contract allowed a re-evluation for more pay but he declined to take advantage of that stipulation.  […]

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Letter to the Editor: Olancha bypass?

Obviously A Mistake CalTrans decision to bypass Olancha is ridiculous. The residents, the business owners  and the Board of Supervisors all stated their preference to be Alt #1, widen the existing corridor. The County has a stated goal and policy of “no bypass”. The cost to taxpayers of building a new 4 lane hwy far exceeds […]

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