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Inyo Counsel Marge Kemp-Williams to retire

Inyo County press release Independence – Marge Kemp-Williams has announced that she will retire as the County Counsel for Inyo County on December 30, 2015. After meeting with the Board of Supervisors on August 21, 2015, to confirm what the Supervisors want her to work on between then and December 30, Kemp-Williams advised the Personnel […]

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Little shop of sadness

To the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, it was just a dilapidated old building and a pain in the neck.  To many citizens of Independence the historic hair shop DWP tore down Thursday morning was valuable, memorable and one more symbol of the big city’s disdain for all things Owens Valley, except, of […]

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More open meeting complaints for Inyo

While Inyo County takes its own citizens to court over an openness of government issue, members of the Big Pine Tribe have their own deep concerns about exclusion of the public from the government process related to water issues. Gary Bacock, Big Pine Tribal Administrator, sent Inyo County another letter that lays out what the […]

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Inyo County sues citizens

Some Inyo County citizens have grown so disturbed by the Inyo Supervisors’ habit of secrecy over major issues that they have gone to a ballot initiative to force issues out in the open. Now, the County has sued those citizens. Last Thursday, Inyo County filed a lawsuit against the individuals at work to force $5 […]

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