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Climber’s body recovered near Palisade Basin

New release BISHOP, Calif. August 13, 2017 – Personnel from the Inyo County Search and Rescue Team located the remains of a climber yesterday near the base of Thunderbolt Peak, on the Inyo National Forest side of the border with Kings Canyon National Park. While confirmation is pending, the body is believed to be that […]

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Lion Fire grows with smoke pollution in Eastern Sierra

The Lion Fire in Sequoia National Forest continues to churn smoke over the Sierra and into Inyo-Mono.  The fire has now reached more than 16,350 acres  and is 15% contained.  A public meeting will take place Monday, August 1 at 6:30pm at Boulder Creek Resort in Lone Pine with the Forest Service, air pollution officials […]

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