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‘Barn raiser’ for Owens Valley Growers Cooperative

– Press release The first Volunteer Work Day for the Owens Valley Growers Cooperative’s Food Coop and Cafe in Independence was held Tuesday April 7th and it was a huge success.  “The turnout was great and the work accomplished was incredible” said the Coop’s general manager David Woodruff.  “The volunteers worked very hard and accomplished […]

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Remembering Glorian Mairs

Glorian Mairs and husband Omie built and operated Mairs Market in Independence starting in the mid-1940s.  Mairs was the center of Independence which was a bustling little town back then with DWP headquarters, lots of county employees living in town, a bank branch, a doctor’s office and hundreds more people than today.  Mairs provided food, […]

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