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Elizabeth Ann Copeland, age 58, from Benton, ca 3 small

[Latest Update] Murder in Benton reported by Mono County Sheriff – Suspect Arrested

FEB. 25,2021 UPDATE #2: The victim has been identified as Elizabeth Ann Copeland, age 58, from Benton, Calif. Sierra Wave was contacted by Catherine Johnson, an aunt of Ms. Copeland, asking for more information on her niece’s murder. She shared that she was so tired of reading posts on Facebook and Ms. Copeland’s mother (her […]

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CHP makes drug arrest

(CHP- Bridgeport Press Release)  On Sunday, December 22, 2013, at approximately 2:00 P.M., a CHP officer assigned to the CHP Bridgeport Office made a traffic stop on a white, 2009 Chrysler 300 for multiple vehicle code violations on US-395, northbound, just south of South Landing Road.  The officer contacted the three individuals in the vehicle […]

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Planning Commission looks at medical marijuana nursery rules

In 2010, the Mammoth Lakes Planning Commission reasoned that a medical marijuana nursery would operate under the same regulations as any nursery. As one planner said, “Just like anyone selling poinsettias or ferns.” A few years later, however, things may have changed. Medical marijuana issues have gone to court and activities are heavily regulated. The […]

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Inyo court cases go to sentencing

Court sentences in Inyo criminal cases involve sex crimes and involuntary manslaughter. After many continuances, according to Inyo Superior Court, Ronald Evert Barr was sentenced recently to a total of six years in prison for felony oral copulation and misdemeanor annoying a child. Harlan Dewey, Jr. was sentenced in January on his no-contest plea to […]

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