Archives for August 2013

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for August 20-26 Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the b … [Read more...]

City Council Votes to Give Dog Owners 30 days to License Pets

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer The Ely City Council voted to approve granting dog owners 30 days (from Aug. 22) to update shots and obtain licenses for any unlicensed dogs they may own during its meeting last Thursday. “I would l … [Read more...]

Meeting to Focus on Housing

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer The Economic Diversification Council will hold a meeting at 7:30 a.m. at the White Pine County Library on Sept. 5. The meeting will focus on the housing market in White Pine County and possible ways to … [Read more...]

McGill Labor Day Celebration

The McGill Revitalization Association presents the McGill Labor Day Reunion Aug. 30-Sept. 1. The McGill Community Parade at 6 p.m. kicks off the festivities on Aug. 30 followed by a dance at Circle K Park at 7 p.m. On Aug. 31, the Big Splash at … [Read more...]

Don’t pave paradise for a solar array

By Thomas Mitchell At one point in the film an exasperated woman explains, “Ruining things to go ‘green’ is an oxymoron.” That is pretty much the theme of Robert Lundahl’s documentary film “Who Are My People,” which had its Nevada premiere … [Read more...]

The Creationist with an iPhone paradox

By Tina Dupuy Americans believe in science. Generally, most of us have faith in medicine. A majority of Americans, though ever-thinning, tell pollsters they’re religious and yet we’ve reached virtual consensus about going to the hospital whe … [Read more...]

My favorite college football memory

By Lukas Eggen Football is finally back. This weekend marks the start of the college football season. My alma mater (THE University of Nevada Wolf Pack) takes on UCLA to open its season. Every time I watch a college football game, I can’t … [Read more...]

The butler from another planet

By Michael Reagan You’ve taken a great story about a real person and real events and twisted it into a bunch of lies. You took the true story of Eugene Allen, the White House butler who served eight presidents from 1952 to 1986, and t … [Read more...]

Are you killing yourself with exercise?

By Danny Tyree You’ve probably never heard of bigorexia; but according to CBS New York, it’s a growing health hazard, affecting as many as 45 percent of men at some point in their lives. Bigorexia (or muscle dysmorphia or Adonis syndrome) … [Read more...]

Bobcats host scrimmage with Lincoln County, Wendover

The White Pine High football team participated in a scrimmage with Lincoln County High School and West Wendover in preparation of its 2013 season. The scrimmage came a week prior to its season-opening game against Milford on Aug. 30 at 7 … [Read more...]