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Stan Matlick: 1931-2013

Stanley Allen Matlick, a man who continued his family’s fight for water in the Eastern Sierra, has died. Mr. Matlick passed away Thursday, May 16 at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno after a brief illness; he lived 81 wonderful years, said his daughter, Margaret. A funeral service is set for Thursday, May 30th, at First […]

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Free Kids Events at Mule Days

– MULE DAYS PRESS RELEASE Letter to all parents of school children 2013 Bishop Mule Days will be here soon! This year there will be some new and exciting special activities for our local children and these activities are free! In fact, there is no entry fee associated with Mule Days, except to see the […]

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Mule Days headliner: Jerrod Niemann of “Free the Music”

Jerrod Niemann: Free The Music – ( from publicists and The Mule Days Committee) While writing and recording his new album, Jerrod Niemann immersed himself in the history of country music. A student of music theory and production—he majored in Performance Art Technology at South Plains College in Levelland, Texas—Jerrod pondered a question that is […]

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Bureaucrat Beat: Da Vinci code, territorial imperative, and chill pills

“From city halls to county courthouses, from the State house to the White House – bureaucrats control our lives.  Public servants who often try to become our masters.  People whose salaries we pay, but what goods and services do we get?  On Sierra Wave’s Bureaucrat Beat, we’ll report what they’re up to.”  That’s the Bureaucrat […]

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The day of the mule

From Mule Days website, www.muledays.org – Every Memorial Day weekend since 1969, the town of Bishop, nestled on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountains, comes alive with the annual presentation of Mule Days. The outfitters and packers of the region wanted an event to start off the packing season and the businessmen wanted […]

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Mules, spring skiing, concerts, art, Vietnam Vet Wall – we gotcha covered!

From mules to frozen-T-shirt contests and the traveling Vietnam Veteran Wall,  the Eastern Sierra has the holiday covered. First mules. Bishop’s 42nd Mule Days event features mule shows, concerts, an art show and all kinds of music. The Mule Days Parade happens Saturday morning at 10am. The 20-mule team rides as the grand marshall this […]

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