Archives for November 2014

Reno company looks to bring fiber to Ely

Reno based company Network Services Solutions, LLC (NSS). is looking to bring high-speed internet via a fiberoptic network to William Bee Ririe Hospital and schools within Ely. Their Founder and President Scott Madison said that through a partnership … [Read more...]

Last chance to purchase tickets to Holiday Fashion Show

By Meg Rhoades Event Planning Specialist at Bristlecone Convention Center With the holidays fast approaching life seems to speed up. There are meals to plan, presents to wrap, baking to be done and parties to attend. It seems as though each … [Read more...]

Editorial: Nevada should demand federal compensation to cover cost of Obama amnesty

President Obama came to Nevada this past week with pen in hand and Nevada Sen. Harry Reid by his side to explain to the world how he is going to unilaterally rewrite law and waive deportation for about 5 million illegal immigrants. “This is p … [Read more...]

Donna Jensen Johnson

 age 92 years, of McGill, NV passed away November 20, 2014 in Ely, NV.  She was born July 26, 1922 in Provo, Utah to James C. and Lydia Bird Jensen. Donna married the love of her life Andrew Dean Johnson October 11, 1939 in Provo, Utah. They were l … [Read more...]

Former Lund athletes continue to excel

Special to The Ely Times  A couple of former Lund High athletes, who are now both residents of the state of Virginia, are still performing at a high level in their respective sports.  2012 Lund graduate Melynda Boren is the starting center for D … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Community Partner: Christmas snuck up on us as I’m sure it has done for many. The holiday season will not be as bright for many, but more so for those that have been out of work and struggling to meet their most basic needs. For our seniors j … [Read more...]

Basketball is Back

The White Pine High School boys and girls basketball teams are back in the gym getting ready for their upcoming season. To learn more about the players and what the coach expects after last year’s solid team, see our basketball previews in next w … [Read more...]

New Business

This & That, located in the little yellow building with the white trim, 2281 Aultman is having their grand opening this Friday, Nov 28, along with Black Friday specials. Every purchase gets to pop a balloon for a chance at 15 percent to 50 … [Read more...]

Carol Martinez

Carol Martinez age 76 years, of Ely, NV passed away November 19, 2014 in Ely.  She was born June 30, 1938 in Ely, NV to Gustave and Wilma Henriod. Carol worked several years as a cook and waiting tables for the Bybee family at Evah’s Drive In, the … [Read more...]

Sheriff race recount attempt fails

An attempt to prompt a recount for the White Pine County Sheriff race by former Sheriff candidate Penny Jo Robison failed after an initial “pre-count” of three percents fail to find a minimum one percent discrepancy in votes. Robison had filed for … [Read more...]