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White Pine High School students stack pallets of wood outside of the school in preparation of the annual Homecoming bonfire.

Homecoming spirit

Students work behind scenes to make events happen For many students at White Pine High School, this week’s slate of homecoming events means getting to hang out at a bonfire or cheering on the … [Read More...]


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Shay Zeman competes in the pole bending event at the White Pine County Fairgrounds.

High school club hosts opening rodeo of season

Less than two months after the White Pine High School Rodeo club took 15th place at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Wyoming, the club was … [Read More...]

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The Bobcats have outscored their opponents 76-22 after starting the season with a 50-0 loss.

Bobcats win 28-0

Bobcat football head coach Quinn Ewell could feel his team having the first home game “jitters” in the first quarter of the team’s home opener last … [Read More...]


Star Performer

Star of the Month Award

Garrett Estrada photo The October Chamber of Commerce Star Performer of the Month was awarded to Chris Ricci on Tuesday, Sept. 29 inside the White … [Read More...]

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Anniversary Celebration

Courtesy photo Dale and Sandy McGuire were married on Sept. 30, 1965. There will be a celebration of their love on Saturday, Oct. 3rd at the Ely … [Read More...]


Nevada wins grouse listing battle, but still faces land use restrictions

This past week Interior Secretary Sally Jewell declared that the greater sage grouse will not be listed under the Endangered Species Act, but instead … [Read More...]

Let the free market ‘invisible hand’ distribute water

As Ronald Reagan once said: “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.” Those … [Read More...]


Glenna Jeanne Linn

Glenna Jeanne Linn, age 75, passed away on September 22, 2015 in Ely of natural causes.  She was born on April 17, 1940 in Mancelona, Michigan. She … [Read More...]

John D. Rollins

John D. Rollins age 45 years of Ely, NV passed away September 24, 2015 in Ely.  John was born July 17, 1970 in Fort Hood, Texas.  Memorial Services … [Read More...]


McGill and Ruth district meeting

The McGill and Ruth district meeting has been scheduled to take place at the Martin Sorenson Volunteer Hall on July 20 at 2:30 p.m. … [Read More...]

Craft fair and Kids Carnival in Stagecoach

The Stagecoach Community Center will host a Craft Fair and Kids  Carnival on August 22 in Stagecoach, Nev. With the center’s over 200 members and more … [Read More...]