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February 18th, 2015
The Bishop High School varsity Lady Broncos basketball team takes on the Kern Valley Lady Broncs tonight at 6 p.m. in the Gus Klekas Gym.
Not only is this the final game of the regular season, but it's Bishop's chance to end the season undefeated at 9-0 for league play.
The girls have already clinched the High Desert League title.
It's also Senior Night tonight, when both the girls and boys teams will be recognizing their graduating players.
All spectators are encouraged to wear white for a "white out" as they cheer the home teams on to victory.
Graig Legattâ€™s remains were located on Feb. 16, 2015 in Death Valley National Park, about one mile up a ravine from where his vehicle was discovered by National Park Services rangers.
Legatt was reported missing last week.
The vehicle was reported to the Inyo County Sheriffâ€™s Office on Feb. 10; since then both ground and aerial searches have been conducted in attempt to locate Legatt.
The Inyo County Coroner has notified Legattâ€™s family; the cause of death was determined to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The Inyo County Board of Supervisors meets today in the County Administrative Center in Independence.
The board is scheduled to convene in open session at 10 a.m. and discuss the midyear budget review.
Local leaders are also scheduled to consider several requests from department heads to hire new staff.
This meeting is open to the public and all are invited to attend.
The Eastern Sierra Bowmen will hold their next shoot Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Millpond Recreational Area Archery Range.Â Beginners are welcome. Families and kids are encouraged to come out and enjoy the course.
This will be the groupâ€™s NFAA Field Round shoot, withÂ 28 targets with four-arrow scoring. Three-dimensional targets will also be set up.
Sign-ups start at 9 a.m. Anyone who wants to help with setup is asked to show up early.
A fundraiser barbecue will be held at the shoot. Cost to participate is $10 for members or $20 for non-members.
As motorists head home from a long holiday weekend, traffic on Bishop's Main Street was slowed following a minor traffic accident that closed one lane of southbound traffic for a short time.
According to witnesses, one vehicle hopped up the curb, colliding with a fire hydrant in front of the Looney Bean.
This just in from Jesse Baldwin: "12PM, MLCA Meeting/ Round Fire Discussion moved to Suite Z (Same shopping center as Giovanni's, but above the Vons Pharmacy where they hold Town Council Meetings). Same time: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.. Signage will be posted. Change was to accommodate larger number of guests. Thank you Town of Mammoth Lakes and Giovanni's for accommodating us!
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This Saturday, local sweethearts have a number of options for Valentine's Day dates. The following is a short list of some of the activities that are available.
Valentineâ€™s day dessert feast