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October 15th, 2012

Doing more with less

October 15, 2012

City department heads had the opportunity to list widespread accomplishments during Bishop’s first State of the City report Oct. 9.
The idea came to Bishop City Council’s attention when various council members attended state meetings, such as League of California Cities, said City Administrator Keith Caldwell.

Supes respond to Grand Jury Report

October 15, 2012

Inyo County officials and the 2011-12 Grand Jury agree that the county should build a new consolidated office in the Bishop area. However, county officials say that conditions aren’t as bad as the Grand Jury claimed in a report earlier this year.
In its 2011-12 report, the Grand Jury recommended in July that local officials continue to work with a local contractor to build a consolidated office, citing poor working conditions, high utility and lease costs and a lack of handicapped accessibility.

Part 2: City Council hopefuls address local issues

October 15, 2012

 

In exactly three weeks, voters in the City of Bishop will decide the future landscape of the City Council.

Kristine Finch

October 15, 2012

 

Kristine Finch

1925-2012

 

George Arthur Chatburn

October 15, 2012

 

George Arthur Chatburn

1922-2012

 

City Council hopefuls address local issues

October 15, 2012

 

Appearing on Bishop voters’ Nov. 6 ballots alongside state elections and the race for the White House will be the five-person contest for City Council.

New NIH opening Monday

October 15, 2012

More than seven years of planning and construction culminates next week with Northern Inyo Hospital opening its new facility to the public.
The hospital passed a rigorous licensing inspection earlier this week (the last in a series of state and federal inspections) and was approved for licensing Thursday morning, allowing it to open its doors to patients Monday morning.

Run, walk for the cause

October 15, 2012

Eastern Sierra Breast Cancer Alliance will soon host its annual fun run, raffle and impromptu art sale, to benefit the organization, which sustains cancer patients and their families with emotional as well as financial support.
“We expect about 300 people,” ESBCA Treasurer Andrea Shallcross said of the annual event, which is the organization’s biggest fundraiser.

Scoreboard

October 15, 2012

FOOTBALL
Bishop Broncos
Bishop 47 v Cal City 7
JV Bishop 30 v Cal City 9
The Broncos are on the road for the next two weeks, against Frazier Mountain Oct. 19 and the Kern Valley Broncs Oct. 26.

Big Pine Warriors
Big Pine 6 v Orcutt Academy 61
The Warriors lived up to their names Friday night against a 30+ player Spartan team. Big Pine update in Thursday’s sports page. Big Pine heads to the Pit to take on the Trona Tornadoes this Friday, then wraps up the season against Immanuel Christian for the Warriors’ Homecoming.

Lone Pine Golden Eagles
Lone Pine 25 v Trona 48

Broncos unravel Ravens

October 15, 2012

The Bishop Broncos beat the California City Ravens, 48-7.
The football game wasn’t as close as the numbers imply. Befitting a Homecoming Game, the Broncos controlled the ball, the clock, the field, everything but a couple of Ravens’ speedy, little running backs and early game drizzles.
The Ravens have improved over the last few years but not enough to make a dent in the football juggernaut that is Bishop.

Summary and Trail Report Highs in the 70s and lows in the 40s and 50s with afternoon cloud cover...
The following are the last of the Bishop results from the June 20-22 Bishop Invitational Swim Meet...
Bishop barrel racer Kayla Inderbieten finished her first go at the National High School Rodeo...

 

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