Big Pine, CA

13-year-old makes threats against Bishop Middle School

Bishop, CA – On June 7, 2022, Officers of the Bishop Police Department were called to Bishop Middle School regarding threats toward a staff member through social media and text messages. The incident was investigated and based on the outcome, a 13-year-old suspect who is a student at the school was identified as the person making threats toward a staff member.
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Rivian opens its first three 'Adventure Network' fast charging sites

When Rivian drivers do eventually get on the road, they'll have their pick of charging networks including a brand new one from the EV truckmaker itself. Rivian announced on Monday that the first three sites of its burgeoning "Adventure Network" of Level 3 fast DC chargers are coming online and will be accessible to nearly every other EV on the road, regardless of who makes it.
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Carolyn Zane Liberato April 23, 1926 – June 21, 2022

Carolyn Zane Liberato April 23, 1926 – June 21, 2022. Surrounded by her daughters, our beloved Mom, Grandma (Mema), Great-Grandma passed away. peacefully on Tuesday June 21, 2022 in her home. She will be forever cherished and remembered by her daughters Jan Power, Cathy Liberato, and. Mary and Dan...

Rivian’s first DC fast charging sites are launching this week

Rivian is launching its first DC fast-charging sites this week in Colorado and California. The three sites are the first deployments in its US-wide DC fast charging network, which is known as the Rivian Adventure Network. Rivian’s Level 3 DC fast charging sites will initially provide over 200 kilowatts of...

William R Lemmon

Aug 21,1925 – Apr19,2022. William was born on Aug 21.1925 to William and Wilma Lemmon and went to be with his wife in heaven. on April 19 2022. He went to school at Delano kindergarten thru 12 th grade, then he went into the. military in 1943 and was...

Inyo Supervisors Take a Look at Water Use at Fish Springs Fish Hatchery

Tuesday’s Inyo County Board of Supervisors’ meeting reconvened from the administration building in Independence to Fish Springs Fish Hatchery to get a first-hand look at the impact ofpumping on what was once a source of native fish for the Big Pine Paiute Tribe. The Supervisors, staff, tribal members...

Independence Jury Panel Canceled for June 27, 2022

If you were summoned to appear in INDEPENDENCE Superior Court on Monday, June 27, 2022, this panel has been canceled and you DO NOT need to appear. Submitted information about upcoming events and topics of interest. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Tips On What To Pack For A Highway 395 Road Trip

Even if your destination is the same, road trips are like snowflakes. No two are alike. This is especially true when it includes exploring Highway 395. Located just east of the mighty Sierra, it follows these mighty peaks rewarding you with vistas and views you won’t soon forget. The list of attractions reads like the ultimate bucket list vacation – the oldest trees in the world to the tallest peak in the lower 48. It’s no wonder that this is the “Land Of -Est!” But visiting a place of superlatives makes it a challenge to pack. Luckily, we’re here to help guide you on what to pack for your Highway 395 road trip.

350,000 trout to be euthanized after bacteria outbreak at two Eastern Sierra fish hatcheries

CALIFORNIA, USA — Two fish hatcheries in the Eastern Sierra are fighting a bacteria outbreak that is causing them to euthanize nearly 350,000 trout. On Monday, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announced that nearly 350,000 catchable rainbow trout need to be euthanized as they are showing signs of Lactococcus petuari, a bacteria that sickens fish.

Drive-Thru Car Seat Clinic Being Held Tuesday June 28, 2022

On Tuesday, June 28th from 10am to 1 pm Bishop Indian Head Start, California Highway Patrol and Indian Health Services will be hosting a Drive-Thru Car Seat Clinic. The Clinic will be held at the Bishop Indian Head Start parking lot, 405 North Barlow Lane. This is a free service to families to get their child’s car seat checked for safety. New car seats will be available for families who need a new car seat for safety reasons. Some reasons a car seat may need to be replace include inappropriate height/weight for the car seat type, seat recalls, broken straps, expired car seats, and car crashes with a car seat in the vehicle.

Dennis Mattinson, Weather 06-21-2022

Today is the First Day of Summer. So brief tranquil weather looks likely today, with warming temperatures from high pressure over Southern Plains. By Wednesday, we transition into a moderate moonsoonal pattern. A weak cut-off low off the CENCA Coast will pull moisture up into the Sierra, Bishop and Mammoth Wednesday thru Saturday. So a chance of showers and thunderstorms (15 – 30% over the Sierra)….DMATT.

Inyo National Forest Releases Notice for Campground Concession Opportunity

BISHOP, Calif. — The Inyo National Forest has issued a pre-solicitation to inform businesses and organizations of the upcoming campground concession opportunity and site visit that will occur prior to the prospectus publication. The concession opportunity is for recreation facilities on the Inyo National Forest and includes several campgrounds, group campgrounds, and horse camps.

Bishop Airport Aces its First Year of Full Service

Last December, the first United Express began air service to the Bishop Airport. This past week, John Urdi, executive director of Mammoth Tourism, and Ashley Helms, Inyo Public Works. deputy director, had the opportunity to report a nearly flawless six months of service. With this. successful ski-season flight schedule, Urdi...