Archives for March 2015

Congressman wants to take another look at nuclear waste storage

By Battle Born Media  Special to The Ely Times Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) of Mesquite made a big splash in the news with his opinion article that ran in the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Sunday stating officials from the state should have … [Read more...]

Families moving back home to receive treatment

Gary Lutzinger came close to having to make a decision he never wanted to have to make, getting to see his wife everyday in the hospital or getting to live in beloved hometown of Ely. His wife of 32 years, Sharon Nicholes, had to receive dialysis … [Read more...]

Girls track in top form at West Wendover meet

As Justin Locke walked the sidelines of his track and field team’s most recent meet in West Wendover, he overheard a comment that couldn’t help but make him feel proud. “I heard someone say ‘It seems like there is a White Pine girl taking every hea … [Read more...]

McGill Top Tigers

Courtesy photo These students were selected because they live the 7 habits of happy kids. Pictured from left to right: Sara Cox, Brent Braun, Kalli Perkins, and Rylie Mattinson. … [Read more...]

Event to help kids prepare for school

The White Pine County School District (WPCSD) is partnering with local early childhood entities to promote school readiness. Children will have opportunities to participate in games, crafts and have treats at the Bristlecone Convention Center on … [Read more...]

NDOW accepting big game hunting applications until April 20

Associated Press RENO — The Nevada Department of Wildlife has started accepting applications for big game hunting tags for the upcoming season. The application period that opened on Tuesday closes April 20. Separate tags are required for m … [Read more...]

Winston D. Smith

Winston D. Smith, age 89, of Hot Springs, SD, passed away March 21, 2015, at the Ft. Meade VA Medical Center, Ft. Meade, SD. Winston was born January 5, 1926, in Calwood Township, Callaway County, Missouri, to Burton Crane and Ruth (Miller) Smith. … [Read more...]

Dan Stevenson

Dan Stevenson, age 78, of Ely, passed away March 20, 2015.  No services are planned at this time. … [Read more...]

All State Team Announced

Garrett Estrada photo The Division III girls basketball All State and All Conference teams have been announced and the state champion White Pine Ladycats had a large presence on both lists. Debra Kingston was name the DIII All State MVP and … [Read more...]

Bobcat baseball team hangs on to win back to back at home

White Pine High School Baseball Coach Quinn Ewell knew he would need more out of his team if they were going to win their first home game of the season. “Five runs isn’t enough, let’s see some hitting!” Ewell yelled to his team as they entered the … [Read more...]