Archive - 2014 - News Article
Randy Short, a Vietnam combat vet and a member of the California Boating and Waterways Commission, is leading a charge to obtain state money to build fishing docks on a number of local lakes and ponds to improve access for boats, kayaks and float tubes.
Short is working with local volunteers, Inyo County, Mono County and the U.S. Forest Service to identify which bodies of water should have a dock added.
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is looking into the program to decide if it wants to get involved, according to Short.
SI.com's Andrew Perloff and Aaron Nagler take a look at the disappointing San Francisco 49ers.
SI.com's Andrew Perloff and Aaron Nagler look at the differing fortunes of the Miami Dolphins and the San Diego Chargers
Earth to Sky Calculus, a student science group, recently set a record by eclipsing all former methods used to photograph the phases of a solar eclipse.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
During the Oct. 23 partial eclipse of the sun, members of the student-directed group captured 11 images of the crescent sun taken from a suborbital helium balloon. The photo series was taken âin a way thatâs never been done before,â said Earth to Sky mentor Dr. Tony Phillips.
Inyo County Planning is nearing completion of its Renewable Energy General Plan Update Environmental Impact Report as work continues on other General Plan updates.
Planning Director Josh Hart explained that the General Plan, which experienced a major overhaul in 2001, is a âliving, breathing documentâ that is subject to regular amendments to ensure the countyâs guiding document for land-use planning is up-to-date with the changing world.
The Inyo County-L.A. Technical Group met Thursday afternoon to go over the Los Angeles Department of Water and Powerâs conservative pumping plan for the next six months. The group, staff from LADWP and the Inyo County Water Department, will reconvene in late November, in time to dot the iâs and cross the tâs before the December Standing Committee meeting.
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.
City leaders update residents on latest activities, including Warren Street Improvements, which began this week, digital offerings and a recap of fall events.
Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series performances in baseball history by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third title in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 on Wednesday night.
The final shoe has dropped in the legal issues between the Lone Pine Unified School District and the Inyo County Office of Education. According to LPUSD Board President Le Roy Kritz, the districtâs law firm has received acknowledgement that Lone Pineâs legal fees will be covered by the county office.