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With help from the Bear Whisperer of Mammoth Lakes, Steve Searles, a first siting of one of the bears just waking up. Estimated size - 7 ' long, around 600 pounds. Photo by Kathryn Watson

Mammoth Lakes’ “Bear Whisperer” No Longer Under Contract Due to Budget Woes

Steve Searles, Mammoth Lake’s Bear Whisperer, will no longer be coaxing bears away from the Town of Mammoth Lakes. Employment information is highly protected, but the word is Searles was offered a new contract at reduced pay due to budget concerns and he declined the contract. According to Mammoth’s Town Manager Dan Holler, Searles had […]

 
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LADWP Closes Crowley Lake to Fishing

  Sierra Wave News has posted the information on the trout opener postponement for our readers and listeners on this website. Click on link below. California Department of Fish and Wildlife “official” trout fishing opener postponements in Alpine, Mono and Inyo counties. OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND POWER BELOW.   […]

 
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Easter Bunny Sighting in Bishop!

  The Eastern Sierra was doing well this Easter all things considered. Churches, parks and many businesses were closed with most people staying home. Those few who were out were wearing face masks and practicing social distancing . Even the Easter Bunny twins were keeping 6 carrot distancing. Drivers by honked their enthusiasm as little […]

 
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Inyo County now has two confirmed positive COVID-19 cases

3-27 Update: Please note that unfortunately these stats will increase. See article published 3-27 and future stories for additional cases. Inyo County now has two confirmed positive COVID-19 cases (March 26, 2020) Inyo County’s Public Health Officer, Dr. James Richardson, has received two notifications over the past three days from the Northern Inyo Hospital District […]

 
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Latest Monday Media Conference Call with NIHD

On Monday’s media conference call with NIHD Rural Health Director, Dr. Stacey Brown, gave those of us in the local news media the latest update on COVID-19 in the Bishop and Inyo County area. He assured us that “Inyo County still does not have anyone who has tested positive for the coronavirus.” Although there has […]

 
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