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Sierra Lifeflight: Farewell flyaway for Piper Cheyenne aircraft

Press release Bishop, CA – December 29, 2017 – In celebration of Sierra Lifeflight retiring its fleet of Piper Cheyenne aircraft, they will host an open house and farewell flyaway at their hangar located at 770 Airport Road in Bishop, on Saturday, January 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. The farewell send-off will provide former […]

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Sierra Lifeflight being acquired by REACH

Press release Mike Patterson of Sierra Lifeflight announced at the Inyo County Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday, Nov. 1 that Sierra Lifeflight is in process of being acquired by the REACH Air Medical family of air transport services. Our two organizations have been dedicated to the safe and efficient transport of critically injured and ill […]

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Monkey wrench thrown at SIH ER fix

By Deb Murphy There’s a discouraging cliché that no good turn goes unpunished. Mike Patterson of Sierra Lifeflight found that out this week when the agency formed to assist emergency medical services in San Bernardino, Inyo and Mono counties nearly put the brakes on the air ambulance service’s attempt to help out Southern Inyo Hospital […]

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Community steps up again for Southern Inyo Hospital

By Deb Murphy More than a month ago, Southern Inyo residents donated the funds to keep their hospital afloat when it was learned the $13,000 necessary for licensing Southern Inyo Hospital wasn’t in the checking account. At Thursday night’s standing-room-only special board meeting, they stepped up again following the closure of the Emergency Room for […]

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