Archives for January 2015

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: This letter might be a mix between a public interest article for Ely and a plea for help. My husband's family is from Ely, mine is not but in our early married life, I was introduced to Ely. We ended up in the military and spent … [Read more...]

Five wrestlers make finals in small meet

White Pine Wrestling coach Mike Gamberg said at the beginning of the season that his plan was to have his team of wrestlers face the best competition they could during the season. The planned result, he said, would to increase the level at which each … [Read more...]

Free workshop for business owners and startups to develop a strategy for success

Why do more than 50 percent of small businesses fail in the first two years? One would argue it’s because they run out of money, and yes that would be true…but the big question is why did they run out of money? Most likely because they didn’t plan it … [Read more...]

Hoop Shoot Winners

The Ely Elks  Lodge is pleased to announce the 43rd annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest! Three boys and three girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National Hoop Shoot contest at Austin, Nevada on January 24 and have been … [Read more...]

Sharlene Grant

, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin and friend passed away January 26, 2015.  She was born on January 22, 1950 in Ukiah California.  She grew up in the Fort Bragg and Ukiah California before moving to White Pine County in 1966.  Sharlene married … [Read more...]

Nolan Dale Howes

Our beloved husband and father, Nolan Dale Howes, passed away peacefully at home in American Fork, Utah, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 21, 1933, in Monroe, Utah, to Arnold and Ruby Conder Howes. Nolan was the oldest of 4 … [Read more...]

Senior center looking for donors

Fundraising is a vital element of revenue for the White Pine Nutrition Program. To give a little information on the funding of the White Pine Nutrition Program, also known as the Senior Center ,the program is funded in part by a .03 cent tax … [Read more...]

New Elks Lodge Members

The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local woman into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on Jan. 22. The new member is Jessica Ann Green and she was initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted Ruler Sid Beckwith. G … [Read more...]

Point of View

By Adus F. Dorsey II Special to The Ely Times There is no wider spot in the road than in Baker, Nevada on the Utah / Nevada line where gas stops are some times only a hallucination, even for a Toyota. It is the kind of place where in the late … [Read more...]

Lourdes Marie Medina

Lourdes Marie Medina age 88 years, of Ely, Nevada passed away January 24, 2015 in Ely.  She was born October 26, 1926 in Mora, New Mexico to Filimon and Adela Cordova. Lourdes was raised in New Mexico and later moved to Ely in 1952.  She enjoyed p … [Read more...]