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Part V Climate Change: Native American tribes install solar

Part V – Examples of what’s being done to assist with power production and mitigate climate change with Tribes in the Owens Valley and elsewhere. Provided by the Fort Independence Environmental Climate Change Working Group Chair: Dennis Mattinson Intro Solar energy seems like a logical solution to help mitigate climate change and answer the power […]

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Fire destroys outbuilding and vehicle on Fort Independence

At 1 am Tuesday morning, fire broke out in an outbuilding on the Fort Independence Indian Reservation. The Independence Volunteer Fire Department responded and found the structure fully engulfed with flames. The fire burned dangerously close to other homes and to dense brush. Fortunately, the wind was not blowing and firemen went to work getting […]

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