Archives for March 2014

Unlicensed contractors impacting market

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Hiring a licensed contractor in the state of Nevada has many benefits for homeowners, but according to Rennell Barney of Barney Building and Construction, many licensed contractors in the local area are … [Read more...]

Free Mason Lodge planning Ely meeting

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer The world’s oldest and largest fraternity, the Free Masons, will hold two “town hall” meetings to gauge the level of interest in the community and answer questions about their organization as they plan t … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

TO THE Editor, Love the new look of the print edition. It’s been a long time since it changed. Thank you for supporting our community   Shirley Summers   TO THE Editor, I really, really, REALLY like your new format!!!!!! The f … [Read more...]

Golfer Young gets first win over teammate

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Chris Young has always been in the shadow of other golfers for White Pine High School. Despite being considered a serious contender for an individual state championship this year by his coach Randy … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for March 11-18. 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 blotter or e … [Read more...]

Leon A. Tilley

Leon Alma Tilley, age 83, passed away surrounded by family Monday, March 17, 2014 after a prolonged battle with Esophageal cancer.  Leon was born on December 27, 1930 in Burley, Idaho, the son of John W. Tilley and Rulla Marshall Tilley.  He attended … [Read more...]

Assisted living center could be possiblity for White Pine County

By G Wop It seemed I spent most of my time in meetings this week. All were very interesting and included many different people. There are many good things in the works. One is the possibility of assisted living here in Ely. People working on … [Read more...]

Marla Faye Tye

Marla Faye Tye passed away on March 18, 2014 after a courageous fight with ovarian cancer. She was born December 11, 1955 to Arthur L. Tye and Thelma Hall Tye. She was the first of four daughters. She graduated from White Pine High School in 1973. … [Read more...]

Farm Bureau starts food drive

Store Manager of Ridley’s Grocery Thad Stark worked with Jamie Brunson, the Woman’s Committee Chair for the local Farm Bureau, on a food drive. Bags filled with donated nonperishable food can be purchased for $5 at Ridley’s, with all the proceeds goin … [Read more...]

Charley’s Aunt

Adam Costello (left) and Rose Johnson (right) eye each other suspiciously as both claim to be the rich widow, Donna Lucia D’Alvedorez . “Who is the real Donna Lucia D’Alvedorez?” Audiences will know when they attend the WPHS Drama Club’s production of … [Read more...]