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The question of what to do with the city’s 107-year-old City Hall building remains as one of the hot topics heading into the primary.
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City of Ely: A closer look

A lot has happened with the City of Ely in recent months. A historic recall attempt failed to get enough signatures to try and force a vote to remove all five City Council members and the Mayor. State … [Read More...]


Senior Jane Murdock waits for a pitch against Agassi Prep in the Ladycat’s 37-1 blowout home win on Friday.
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Ladycats dominant at home

Krystal Smith knows that expectations are high for her White Pine High School softball team this season. After losing by one run in the state … [Read More...]

Young leads team to first place finish

The White Pine High School Boy’s Golf team claimed their first team win of the season in Wendover on March 18, led by an even-par performance from … [Read More...]


White Pine Middle School principal Sharyl Allen (left) and Ely Lions Club member Marty Westland (right) present sixth grade science teacher Susie Leyba (middle) with the Lion’s Club March Teacher of the Month award.
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Lions Club honors middle school teacher

By Adam Young and Garrett Estrada WPHS Principal and Ely Times Staff Writer Susie Leyba has been named the Ely Lions Club Teacher of the Month … [Read More...]

Learning Bridge Charter School teacher Lisa Harrison helps one of her students.
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Charter school recognizes effort of Chinese language instructor

By Julie Krch and Garrett Estrada Learning Bridge Chairman and Ely Times Staff Writer After graduating with honors from Great Basin College last … [Read More...]


Former Gov. Miller touts his failed education spending to promote Sandoval’s plan

This past week Gov. Brian Sandoval presented his proposed business license tax based on gross receipts in the form of Senate Bill 252 to a joint … [Read More...]

More problems with those Las Vegas water authority ranches

The folks at the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) are spreading ill will across rural Nevada counties like they were using a fertilizer … [Read More...]


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Margaret Susan Orr Klopfer

 On the morning of March 19, 2015, Margaret Susan Orr Klopfer passed away in her sleep at the age of 66. Susan was born April 20, 1948, in Salem, … [Read More...]

Keith L. Hardy

Keith L. Hardy, age 94 years of Ruth, NV passed away March 19, 2015 in Ely, Nevada.  He was born September 23, 1920 to Gilbert and Anna Marie … [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...]