Mono County Newswire

Mono County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mono County, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 156 in Mono County, CA

  1. U.S. 395 closed to trucksRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Inyo Register

    ... e chances of a repeat event. As of 2:20 p.m. Tuesday, the National Weather Service had a wind warning posted for Mono County until 4 p.m.


  2. Readers' lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... of the jails. Perhaps he can also explain why Sheriff Margaret Mimms of Fresno County, Sheriff Ingrid Braun of Mono County and Sheriff Sandra Hutchins of Orange County don't count as female sheriffs in California. It is a travesty that Jonathan ...


  3. Felony Hit and Run, Crowley LakeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 20 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    ... from the Bridgeport Area, Mammoth Lakes Resident Post responded to investigate the incident. A deputy with the Mono County Sheriff's Department was in the area and quickly located the suspect, Mr. Wadsworth, and the suspect vehicle in a parking lot ...


  4. One injured in wreck on U.S.395Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 19 | The Inyo Register

    Emergency personnel were called just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday to the southbound side of U.S. 395 at the Inyo-Mono county line for a singe vehicle rollover wreck. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was transported to Northern Inyo Hospital, non-emergency, by Symons Ambulance.


  5. Caltrans closes Sonora Pass for winterRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The Union Democrat

    Sonora Pass on Highway 108 is closed for the winter, Caltrans announced Monday morning, marking the earliest seasonal closure in nearly a decade. Caltrans said snow from recent storms made it necessary to close the road at Kennedy Meadows for the safety of motorists and road crews.


  6. What's going on this weekendRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 | The Inyo Register

    Local Authors/Artists Meet Brad Kornelius, Joyce Kabashi and Wynne Benti at this wine and cheese event from 4-6 p.m. in Lone Pine, Eastern Sierra Visitors Center. Bow Wow Boutique The Bow Wow Boutique will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is a fundraising event for Guide Dogs for the Blind and Eastern Sierra Guide Puppies.


  7. The Weather Ahead; Another Storm Saturday/SundayRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    A warming trend today and into Saturday is in the forecast, followed by another snowstorm Saturday night that will last through the day Sunday. The storm is expected to drop at least four inches of snow in Mammoth and forecasters today increased the total snow for Mono County's higher elevations to about double what it had been, to about a foot in areas above the 8,000-foot-elevation resort.


  8. Yosemite tourist seeks dog who fled Tioga Road car wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... below 20 degrees. Barraco and his father, sister and girlfriend have mounted a search for the dog, and the Mono County Sheriff's Office and Animal Control have also set traps and posted fliers. Barraco says they have found no signs that Mr. Chili is ... 1 comment

  9. Florida man still searching for dog lost in eastern Sierra after accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | The Fresno Bee

    ... foot in the crash. Barraco's father, sister and girlfriend joined him in mounting a search for Mr. Chili. The Mono County Sheriff's Office and Mono County Animal Control also got involved, setting traps and posting fliers. Barraco said Saturday that ...


  10. This week's best California fall colorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | SFGate

    ... foliage in the state is found around Yosemite Valley, the San Bernardino Mountains, Apple Hill, Owens Valley, Mono County and along the Avenue of the Giants in Humboldt County. Many fall foliage fans contribute their photographs to the website ...


  11. Never Shout Announce Winter Headlining TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    ... Song. The pastoral clip was shot by director Gus Black (Goo Goo Dolls, Echosmith, Wild Feathers) at June Lake in Mono County, CA. Christofer Drew, 24, has been writing, recording and touring for nearly a decade and has become one of the most ...


  12. Los Angeles Aqueduct flow restored as dam removed; drought measure helped some ranchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 28 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... DWP for dust control and habitat protection so ranchers in Inyo County could water their pastures. Ranchers in Mono County, however, lost out because there's no legal settlement protecting their water supply. Nathan Reade, the agriculture ...


  13. Search on for family dog lost after crash in eastern SierraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... they reached Yosemite National Park. The couple was traveling east on Highway 120 a few miles from Lee Vining in Mono County when Barraco realized his van's brakes were starting to warm up. He stopped to let the brakes cool for about 30 minutes ...


  14. Want to go leaf-peeping this weekend? 4 places in California not to missRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Fall hasn't vanished yet, even with the sprinkling of snow and rain this week in Mono County in the Eastern Sierra. The ski resort town of Mammoth Lakes joins the fall color lineup with a golden glow of trees along Mammoth Creek, according to


  15. Mammoth Man Dies After Mountain Bike Accident Near Mammoth MountainRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    A Mammoth man, Kurt Kruse, 59, has died after the mountain bike he was riding near Chair 2 near Mammoth Mountain Ski Area property collided with a tree on Oct. 16. The accident occurred on the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 16 when, at approximately 3 p.m., the Mono County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding a single dirt bike collision near the Chair 2 parking lot at Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. Kurt Kruse, who had been riding dirt bikes with his son when he crashed into a fallen tree while going around a curve, was seriously injured and Mono County Paramedics, Mammoth Lakes Police Department, and the Mono County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the area.


  16. Warszawski: Soggy wakeup leads to fall color-filled birthday in eastern SierraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Bee sports columnist Marek Warszawski enjoys the scenery at Lundy Canyon near Lee Vining, one of the best places to see the annual fall color display in the eastern Sierra. Bee reporter Carmen George pauses to feel the trunk of an aspen tree during a Sunday hike into Lundy Canyon, one of the best places to see fall colors in the eastern Sierra.


  17. California Fall Color with John PoimirooRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 |

    ... California, and more of the Eastern Sierra including Inyo County, go to the websites above. EASTERN SIERRA -- Mono County John Poimiroo, editor "Peak GO NOW! (75-100%) - Rock Creek - Most of Rock Creek Road is gorgeous and golden. The newly paved ...


  18. Where to see fall foliage in the Bay Area, NorCalRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2015 | SFGate

    Flaming colors are reflected in a stream in Bishop Creek Canyon. Currently the best color in Northern California are in Inyo and Mono counties.


  19. Danielle Fischer sentencedRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Mono County District Attorney Tim Kendall announced this week that Danielle Fischer of the Westlake Village area of Ventura County has been sentenced to one year in Mono County Jail and five years of probation after pleading guilty to charges of child neglect. Paramedics responded to a call of a child drowning on Sunday, July 5. Though the child was saved, Fischer was charged with felony child endangerment, and entered her guilty plea Oct. 6. Judge Stan Eller sentenced her to the middle-term of four years in prison.


  20. Discover Tahoe's Front Yard: Alpine and Mono CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | 7x7

    ... the mountains and high desert of Alpine and Mono Counties. ( Photo by Sorensen's Resort. Additional photos by Mono County Tourism, Strawberry Lodge, Hope Valley Cafe and Market and John Fowler/Flickr. ) The rugged beauty of Alpine and Mono Counties ...