Archives for September 2013

Jam Nights aims to give all acts a chance to shine

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer For David Morrison, acting President of the new Eureka Arts Council, the arts have always been a part of his life. “Music is the one thing that I have been able to do consistently from my childhood to the p … [Read more...]

BLM urges caution using public roads

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District is urging the public to take extra caution when traveling on public lands due to the recent storms that have brought heavy rains to the area. These heavy rains have caused flooding in some areas of … [Read more...]

WPMS hosts Grandparents’ Day for students

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer Although Grandparents Day was on Sept. 8, White Pine Middle School invited grandparents to spend the day at school, to have lunch or just take a peek at the school on Monday. The goal was simple: Give … [Read more...]

Star Train, Haunted Ghost Trains highlight schedule

On Sept. 28, Great Basin National Park’s “Dark Rangers” are partnering with the Nevada Northern Railway for the Star Train for an exciting evening of astronomy. Join Great Basin’s “Dark Rangers” as they look at and explain interesting astronomical … [Read more...]

Public invited to BLM’s National Public Lands Day

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer The Bureau of Land Management is inviting the public to take part in the 20th anniversary of National Public Lands Day on Sept. 28. Registration opens at 9 a.m. at a fence near Horse and Cattle Camp Road … [Read more...]

Fundraiser helps mother, family move forward

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer Sunday wasn’t just another day for Julie Wallace. Sept. 22 marked the one-year anniversary of her daughter’s, Jazmine Forester, death. But Sunday also marked a day of hope for the family as they held a fun … [Read more...]

Taking it to the lake

By Lukas Eggen Ely Times Staff Writer While many people look to relax on the weekends, last Saturday numerous participants and volunteers made their way toward Cave Lake to take part in the second annual Take It To The Lake. “This year’s event … [Read more...]

Carolyn Whittle

Carolyn Whittle of Ely, Nevada passed away on September 4, 2013 in Las Vegas. She is proceeded in death by her husband, James Whittle. She is survived by her children, Laura, Robert and James as well as grandchildren, April, Autumn, Michelle, Kelli, … [Read more...]

Bernice (Gay) Trombley

Laingsburg, MI formerly of Preston, NV Bernice (Gay) Trombley, of Ovid, MI died Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at the age of 92.  Born August 18, 1921, Bernice was the daughter of Samuel and Louise (Fenner) Gay.  She married Robert J. Trombley on D … [Read more...]

Raymond Michael McIntosh

Raymond Michael McIntosh, age 59, formerly of Ely, passed away on Tuesday, September 23, 2013.  Mike and his wife Caroline recently moved from Dayton to Las Vegas.  Mike was born in Ely on February 20, 1954 to Gile B. and Josephine Henriod McIntosh a … [Read more...]