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A Navy MH-60 Knighthawk from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz.(Airman 1st Class Chris Massey)

Navy helicopter from NAS Fallon on search and rescue mission crashed near Mt. Hogue, Calif., late Friday afternoon

According to a press release from NAS Fallon, a Navy MH-60 Knighthawk helicopter from Naval Air Station Fallon crashed near Mt. Hogue, Calif., late Friday afternoon around 5 pm while conducting search and rescue (SAR) operations for a missing hiker, but the crew couldn’t be safely rescued until Saturday afternoon. All four crewmembers survived the […]

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Tiger Bar in June Lake Shut down

Tiger Bar in June Lake Shut Down by Mono County Public Health

The Tiger Bar in June Lake Ordered to Close by Mono County Public Health Officer. Are the public health authorities finally getting serious in the efforts to enforce compliance with the Governor’s Executive Orders and public health orders in the state? That it is the Mono County Public Health Officer, Dr. Tom Boo, that took […]

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H-D motorcycle v. tractor trailer

Injury collision involving semi-truck vs. motorcycle near Independence, CA.

Press release:  “On June 12, 2020 at approximately 1:00 pm, Justin Verzani of Ponca, Nebraska, was driving a tractor-trailer combination of vehicles northbound US 395 and had pulled to the right shoulder near Dusty Lane, just north of Ft. Independence, CA. James Bennett of Oxnard, California, was riding his motorcycle northbound US 395 in the […]

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COVID-19 (2)

Updated Post: COVID-19: Mono Becomes California’s Most Highly Infected County per Capita

In addition to the excellent article submitted by Avo Nesesian, Sierra Wave was given permission to post the following link to another excellent article  on the same topic by journalist/writer Monica Prelle: The coronavirus may hit ski towns harder than urban areas. MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. — Just over two weeks ago Mammoth Mountain Ski Area […]

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