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Will Hampton and Katrina Groff rehearse their scenes in the high school theater for their upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
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Shakespeare comes to high school

Kathy Tucker knows a thing or two about putting on a school play. The drama instructor has been the driving force behind all of White Pine High School’s stage productions for over 15 years, but in her … [Read More...]


The White Pine High School Ladycat basketball team holds the Southern Nevada Division III title after defeating Needles 48-37 in Las Vegas on Feb. 21. 
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Ladycats win division title

Team enters state tournament in Vegas as top seed from south The White Pine High School girls basketball team claimed their first ever Southern … [Read More...]

Senior White Pine wrestler Drue Ashby has his hand raised as the winner of the state finals match in the 138 pounds. weight class in Winnemucca over the weekend.
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Senior wrestler wins state title

During a regular practice in the Armory on the week before the state championship wrestling meet in Winnemucca, senior White Pine High School  … [Read More...]


Club Rio Owner Cari Matyja (right) stands with her bar staff as they get the bar ready for the evening’s patrons.
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Club Rio offers more than just a bar experience

When Cari Matyja took over the Club Rio in downtown Ely, she knew from the start that she wanted to do something different, something more than what … [Read More...]


Local Kentucky Colonel

Garrett Estrada photo I nominated Carol Hunt to be a Kentucky Colonel because of her tireless volunteerism. Carol takes of her time to drive … [Read More...]


State Constitution does not allow laws regulating political speech

The Nevada Supreme Court made the right decision but for the wrong reason. In the case of Citizen Outreach vs. State, the court ruled 5-2 a couple … [Read More...]

Laxalt proven correct in joining lawsuit challenging Obama Executive order

When Nevada’s new Republican attorney general, Adam Laxalt, joined in the lawsuit with 25 other states challenging President Obama’s executive fiat … [Read More...]



Randy Allen Burdick

Randy Allen Burdick was freed of pain with his passing to an eternal life on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at the University Hospital in Salt Lake … [Read More...]

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Christie Hermansen Haynes

As someone who had a passion for discovering the history of others, it is no wonder that Christie Haynes wanted to leave a long legacy of her own-98 … [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...]