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Close to 400 alumni from White Pine County schools are anticipated to return to Ely to celebrate the Fourth of July weekend. (Garrett Estrada photo)

Alumni return home

All class reunion just one part of event-filled holiday weekend Most class reunions allow old friends and classmates to see each other again after being apart for years. Not many class reunions … [Read More...]


Kobe Barnes swings the bat during a game in the Hawthorne Little League All Stars Tournament held last week in Spring Creek. (Courtesy photos)

Little League 9-10 year old all stars score big win

It had been years in the making but on Monday the 9-10 year olds Little League All Stars did it, they scored a win in an all star tournament. “It … [Read More...]

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Sadie Leyba holds the American flag during the opening ceremonies of the State Finals Rodeo.

Four locals advance to nationals

  After all the months hard work and preparation, the White Pine High School Rodeo Club have successfully concluded their second straight year … [Read More...]


The White Pine Aquatic Center reached its one year anniversary on June 29. (Garrett Estrada photo)

Swimming pools ready to cool down locals as temperatures rise

As the number on the thermometer continues to rise, so to does the attendance at the White Pine Aquatic Center and McGill Pool. And as people are … [Read More...]


Robinson Donations

Kim Kammerer of Robinson Nevada Mining Company presents a check for $850 to White Pine County Sheriff’s Office Captain Scott Henriod and Chamber of … [Read More...]


Feds flagrantly infringe free speech rights with futile ferreting

Reason magazine has been hit with a federal subpoena seeking “any and all identifying information” about comments posted on an online blog discussing … [Read More...]

Imperious BLM agents still behaving like they are better than us

Who says the United States does not have a royal class? The bureaucrats at the Bureau of Land Management just don’t think like the rest of us. They … [Read More...]


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Taylor Lerch Gass

Taylor Lerch Gass passed away in Ely, Nevada on June 27, 2015 after a long courageous battle with a devastating disability. He was born on September … [Read More...]

Cheryl Giron

Cheryl Giron, age 53, died June 27th, 2015 in Ruth, Nevada. She was a loving mother, sister and friend. She will be deeply missed. Her Memorial … [Read More...]


JOIN open house

Join Jill Jakobiak on June 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m for JOIN, Inc’s Open House in celebration of their new office location. JOIN, Inc is now located … [Read More...]

Mexican food and drink fundraiser

The McGill Town Council is having a fundraiser to their “Fireworks Fund” on Labor Day. Margaritas, tacos and a soup bar will be at the McGill Club on … [Read More...]