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County approves budget cuts

The White Pine County Commission passed a new budget in their meeting on April 8 that will introduce major cuts across the board to balance the county’s budget. The proposed cuts will reduce the … [Read More...]


Isabella Romero watches as Shania Hall throws a pitch in a 27-3 home win over Lake Mead Academy on Friday.
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Ladycats looking good

A small game has developed among fans that go and watch the White Pine Ladycat softball team when they play at home. With the scoreboard at Marich … [Read More...]

Colton Britton slides into third against Lake Mead Academy in the first game of a home double-header Friday.
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Hits keep coming for Bobcats on home field

The White Pine High School Bobcat baseball team has found their swing on their home field it seems. The Bobcats put a foot on home plate over 20 times … [Read More...]


Soak N Suds owner Nathan Robertson stands with his employees in front of a row of washing machines.
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Laundromat’s owner likes to keep things clean

Nathan Robertson knows a thing or two about the Ely community. As a fifth generation Robertson to grow up in Ely, he’s become used to the small town … [Read More...]

Local cave rescue classes to be offered

White Pine County has more caves than any other county in the state of Nevada, which makes it a great place to learn how to safely negotiate one and … [Read More...]


Democratic candidate sure would fill Harry Reid’s shoes

Former Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is imminently qualified to step right into the shoes of Sen. Harry Reid. This past week she became the … [Read More...]

Let local governments opt out of collecting bargaining

While it seems most of the legislation coursing through the halls of the Legislature in Carson City seeks to tap deeper into taxpayers’ wallets, one … [Read More...]


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Christopher Hower

The four letter word that always caught his attention was: “Jeep.”  Nothing gave him freedom from life’s cares and worries quite like taking the top … [Read More...]

Kenneth Roy Butcher

CORECTION TO OBITUARY FOR  KENNITH ROY BUTCHER PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2015 There was a misspelling of his sister’s name;  Donna M. (Butcher) … [Read More...]


Notice for customers of Hendrix C.P.A

White Pine County District Attorney Mike Wheable would like to notify any previous customers of Bruce Hendrix from his accounting firm that they may … [Read More...]

Umpires needed for new season

With a new high school baseball and softball season fast approaching, local umpires will be needed to officiate and call home games. Those interested … [Read More...]