Archives for April 2014


    Gary Lane Donovan of McGill lost his battle with cancer April 17, 2014 while in his home. Gary was 63 years old, he was born in Vivian, Louisiana on March 7,1951. He graduated from Lincoln Co High School with a letter in Science 4, was a member o … [Read more...]


Michel Ardohain passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at William Bee Ririe Hospital in Ely, Nevada.  He was 87. He was born  September 4, 1926 in France to Jean Ardohain and Marie Jaurelto. He had 13 siblings and was triplet, three identical b … [Read more...]

Now is the time to start gardening

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer As the grass begins to grow turn greener and the whether begins to warm, Ely is finally feeling the effects of springtime. Just as the seasons change, so to do many people this time of year, spending … [Read more...]

Brothers say Pizza Factory ‘coming soon’

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Local Ely entrepreneurial brothers Harwinder Sidhu and Harry Chahal have been running small businesses in rural Nevada for over a decade. The pair own and operate the Chevron gas station and the … [Read more...]

Eureka rancher next on BLM arbitrary list

By Thomas Mitchell While Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy was grabbing national headlines with an armed confrontation with agents from the Bureau of Land Management, dozens of other ranchers across Nevada have been quietly wrestling with decisions … [Read more...]

Ely WWII Vets headed to DC

  By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Finding closure is something that can take years to happen. For five World War II veterans from Ely, it has taken close to 70. The Honor Flight of Southern Nevada will take off toward the … [Read more...]

Editorial: One U.S. senator’s ‘terrorist’ is another one’s ‘patriot’

Nevada’s U.S. senators appeared together on a Las Vegas television station a week ago and offered divergent opinions on the character and motives of the citizens who showed up at Cliven Bundy’s Bunkerville ranch to exercise their First and Second ame … [Read more...]

Inmate found guilty of manslaughter in murder trial

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer James Ofeldt was convicted by a jury of his peers for voluntary manslaughter on April 10. Ofeldt had been accused of killing his cellmate at Ely State Prison. The verdict was handed down after a … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

APRIL 15, 2014 Report of a noise disturbance — Reporting party stated that his neighbor is constantly revving up the engine on his vehicle early in the morning. Officer contacted the neighbor who was identified as Charles Cambell. Cambell was i … [Read more...]


Warren Lynn Tilley was an amazing man. He was born March 8, 1968 in New Jersey to parents, Robert and Sharon Tilley.  Throughout  his life he has done many things, gone many places and touched the lives of everyone he met on the way. Warren was an a … [Read more...]