Archive - Mar 19, 2013
Just when we thought everyone knew about us, more or less, here comes National Geographic, which named Mammoth among the Top 10 “emerging ski towns.” We’re not sure it that is a compliment or not. Reno’s on the list, too, although for us, it’s hard to think of Biggest Little Cityas a ski town. …
Town, county can’t agree how to solve long-term problem
Not long ago, Mono County taxpayers were sending a decent chunk of their hard-earned cash to a garbage disposal enterprise fund that was draining the county coffers to the tune of thousands of dollars a week, every week, when the recession hit the region.
Next meeting scheduled April 4 in Bishop
Almost everything people see in almost every direction on the Eastside is part of the huge Inyo National Forest—about two million acres of granite peaks, forest, sagebrush meadows and fast-dropping creeks that water an otherwise desert landscape.
The forest stretches from the Conway Summit area south to Lone Pine, then west until it hits the crest of the Sierra.
The Affordable Health Care Act goes into full effect in January 2014 and that means big changes in Mono County
When the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act last year, it put the county’s counties and states on notice.
Play, or figure out another way to cover the uninsured.
The State of California decided to play—one of the first and largest states to wholeheartedly embrace “Obamacare.”