It was not the best way to start the workweek.
Shortly after 7 a.m. on Monday, the Eastern Sierraâ€™s phones blinked out. It left Mammoth and other Eastern Sierra customers with varying degrees of phone and Internet service or none at all.
The Mono County Sheriffâ€™s Department said phone service might be restored by Tuesday at 5 p.m., but phone service was back online much earlier than that. By Tuesday morning, limited phone and Internet access was back