Archives for July 2014

Chachas, Craig married

Courtesy photo Angelina Chachas, daughter of John and Jodi Chachas of Ely and Colton Craig, son of Roger and Sherri Craig of Reno were married on May 24, 2014. Their marriage took place at Minden (Nevada) Park with the reception at Minden Town … [Read more...]

Art and Wine walk on Saturday

The Ely Renaissance Society’s annual Art and Wine Walk will be held at the Renaissance Village on Saturday at 5 p.m. According to the Renaissance Society, all the money raised at the event will go toward “the restoration of an Art Cultural Center in d … [Read more...]

Tamra K. Meadows

Tamra K. Meadows passed away due to complications with pancreatic cancer in her home on July 19, 2014. She was born to Glenda deCarbonel and Dewane Sanford on April 30, 1963. Tamra was 51 years old. Tamra was known as Tammy to all of her friends. … [Read more...]

Ronald Montoya

Ronald Montoya age 64 years of Ely, NV passed away July 20, 2014 in Ely.  He was born June 2, 1950 in Ely to Jose and Adelita Montoya. Ronald married Decia Sweet in 1971 at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Wells, Nevada.  Ron was a member of the S … [Read more...]

Howe, McNay married

Courtesy photoy Richard Howe and Dawn McNay were married on June 21, 2014 in Mt. Home, Idaho. Richard is the son of Richard Howe, of Ely; Dawn is the daughter of Karen & David Gonzales of McGill and James Simmons of Urbana, Missouri. … [Read more...]

Is This You? The ‘they’ sayers

Do “They” run your life?  When “they” speak do you obey their command?  When “they all” decide how to accomplish something do “we all” need to follow? I say nope. If you listen intently you might hear the cracking of the shell of the egg “they” have p … [Read more...]

Nomination Deadline Nears for Farm Service Agency County Committees

WASHINGTON — U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Juan Garcia reminds farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers that Aug. 1, 2014, is the deadline for local FSA county committee n … [Read more...]

Point Of View

By Joe Doucette Nevada Department of Wildlife  With the Great Basin in its third year of drought, animals often wander into neighborhoods and towns in search of greener pastures.  Well intentioned residents try to help the animals by putting o … [Read more...]

Report warns of major job loss if ‘Margin Tax’ passes vote

By Chantal Lovell Nevada Policy Research Institute LAS VEGAS — Over 3,600 jobs will be lost if voters approve Question 3, commonly called the margin tax, this November, a study released today by the Nevada Policy Research Institute f … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for July 16-21. 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...]